So you have had this really bad stomach pain since yesterday and you decide to go and see a doctor. During your assessment questions that may be asked regarding your pain include: How long have you had it? Where exactly is it? Does it go (or radiate) anywhere else? Is it constant or does it … Continue reading Use these words & numbers to describe your pain.
It really hurts! And you asked for some painkillers ages ago. What's taking so long? How hard can it be? No nurse wants to see you experiencing pain. Most of the time, analgesia will be given to you quickly, but there are many reasons why it might take a while. workloads The hospital is a … Continue reading Why is it taking so long for the nurse to get my painkillers?