Implementation of pain management in hospitalised infants encounters problems due to inadequate pain assessment in painful procedures, lack of knowledge of pharmacological / non-pharmacological pain management and inconsistency in implementing correct pain management techniques. Thus, the infant's pain is often either over-treated or undertreated. Recent evidence indicates that the fetus and newborn can feel and respond to painful stimuli1.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health|
|Publication status||Published - 2022|
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