A pain assessment scale that includes a 1-10 numerical scale, verbal descriptor scale, Wong-Baker Faces scale, Assessment scale, and activity tolerance scale. In addition, words that describe the quality, pattern and duration of pain are included.
With medical marijuana legalized in more than half of the United States, more and more home care and hospice patients are taking it to help them manage a variety of symptoms. This primer provides important details about its use as a medical and recreational drug.
This Apple Bite course reviews all aspects of Marijuana used for medical purposes. Since many States have legalized medical marijuana, home care and hospice clinicians need to be knowledgeable in its use, side effect, and precautions.