Pain Assessment & Pain Conditions Information

The information in this section provides family caregivers with knowledge in the form of “Fast Facts” (documents which provide a brief overview and details about a specific subject) about pain assessment, pain assessment tools used to determine the level of pain a patient is experiencing and its impact on function.  Details about specific types of pain include possible causes of the pain, information related to professional assessment of this type of pain, possible treatments, and what caregivers can do to support their loved one with that type of pain. 

Pain Assessment
Pain Conditions