The purpose of this study was to assess use of pain relief measures and satisfaction with postoperative pain management among non-Hispanic white and Mexican American older adults after abdominal surgery. Findings revealed interpatient and intraethnic diversity, endorsing the importance of careful patient assessment and examining patient satisfaction for quality assurance/improvement.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Seminars in perioperative nursing|
|State||Published - Jan 1999|
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