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Scandinavian Journal of Pain

Official Journal of the Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain

Editor-in-Chief: Breivik, Harald

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Volume 15, Issue 1


Patients’ subjective acute pain rating scales (VAS, NRS) are fine; more elaborate evaluations needed for chronic pain, especially in the elderly and demented patients

Harald Breivik
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  • University of Oslo, Faculty of Medicine, Oslo, Norway
  • Oslo University Hospital, Department of Pain Management and Research, Oslo, Norway
  • Oslo University Hospital, Department of Anaesthesiology, Oslo, Norway
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Published Online: 2017-04-01 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2017.01.001


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Oslo University Hospital, Department of Pain Management and Research, Pbox 4956 Nydalen, 0424 Oslo, Norway. Fax: +47 23073690.

Published Online: 2017-04-01

Published in Print: 2017-04-01

Conflict of interest: None declared.

Citation Information: Scandinavian Journal of Pain, Volume 15, Issue 1, Pages 73–74, ISSN (Online) 1877-8879, ISSN (Print) 1877-8860, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2017.01.001.

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