Pain Assessment

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Remember pain is the 5th Vital Sign


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which pain scale is the most sensitive to gender and ethnic differences?
    • A. 

      Visual

    • B. 

      Verbal

    • C. 

      Numerical

    • D. 

      Flacc

  • 2. 
    Which pain scale would be the most appropriate for a patient who is unable to communicate their pain or in an unconscious state?  
    • A. 

      Flacc

    • B. 

      Faces

    • C. 

      Numerical

    • D. 

      Verbal

  • 3. 
    Pain is considered the 5th Vital Sign
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Pain Medication Orders must have  "do not exceed in 24 hours" and "as evidenced by" orders
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    An entry must be made in the nurse's notes each time you give pain meds with the reason why, time given and effectiveness
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Care Plans must reflect what interventions work for the patient and which ones dont.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Pain Assessment Flowsheet must be completed every time you give a pain medication
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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