objective pain


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objective pain

Pain induced by some external or internal irritant, by inflammation, or by injury to nerves, organs, or other tissues that interferes with the function, nutrition, or circulation of the affected part. It is usually traceable to a definite pathologic process.
See also: pain
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In our study, assessment of pain was done using Hannallah's Objective Pain Score at different time intervals postoperatively for up to 24 hours.
In his lectures, Nelson Hendler, who developed one of the best objective pain validity tests, states that most human beings enjoy eating, sleeping, having sex, playing, and (if they are lucky) working?
The consistent reference to challenging pain assessment in pediatric patients with TBI may indicate a need for more standardized and objective pain assessments through improvement of assessment tools.
Pain score was assessed by Objective pain scale score (OPS) using; Blood pressure, Crying, Movements, Agitation, and Verbalization of pain (Table 1).
Postoperative analgesia, sedation and motor block were evaluated with modified objective pain scale, three-point scale and modified Bromage scale respectively.