dolorimetry


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do·lor·im·e·try

(dō'lōr-im'ĕ-trē),
The measurement of pain.
[L. dolor, pain, + G. metron, measure]
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do·lor·im·e·try

(dō-lŏr-im'ĕ-trē)
The measurement of pain.
[L. dolor, pain, + G. metron, measure]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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After the end of the therapy there was statistically significant reduction of pain at rest, pain on palpation, pain during movement, and pain, measured by dolorimetry in comparison with the baseline in both groups.
Caption: FIGURE 4: Dynamics of pain measured by dolorimetry in the test and control group [kg].
Other studies have shown that finger palpation or dolorimetry identifies tender points with equal accuracy (LOE: 3, case-control design with non-independent reference standard).