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*  Chronic pain
"Chronic Pain and the Measurement of Personality: Do States Influence Traits?". Pain Medicine. 7 (6): 509-529. doi:10.1111/j. ... Chronic visceral pain: pain originating in an internal organ. Chronic musculoskeletal pain: pain originating in the bones, ... Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes ... Pain intensity, pain control, and resiliency to pain are influenced by different levels and types of social support that a ...
*  Pain scale
... were the best adapted pain scales for pain measurement in endometriosis. For research purposes, and for more detailed pain ... Pain assessments are often regarded as "the 5th Vital Sign". Alder Hey Triage Pain Score Behavioral Pain Scale (BPS) Brief Pain ... for measuring pain in children Premature Infant Pain Profile (PIPP) for measuring pain in premature infants Schmidt Sting Pain ... Pain measurements help determine the severity, type, and duration of the pain, and are used to make an accurate diagnosis, ...
*  Brief Pain Inventory
March 2002). "Pain measurement tools and methods in clinical research in palliative care: recommendations of an Expert Working ... The Brief Pain Inventory is a medical questionnaire used to measure pain, developed by the Pain Research Group of the WHO ... Brief Pain Inventory article at the Fabry Registry Cleeland CS, Ryan KM (March 1994). "Pain assessment: global use of the Brief ... Brief Pain Inventory entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms This article incorporates public domain material ...
*  Endometriosis
... were the best adapted pain scales for pain measurement in endometriosis. For research purposes, and for more detailed pain ... There can be a pain with ovulation, pain associated with adhesions, pain caused by inflammation in the pelvic cavity, pain ... pain may get worse over time (progressive pain), also lower back pains linked to the pelvis chronic pelvic pain - typically ... Individual pain areas and pain intensity appear to be unrelated to the surgical diagnosis, and the area of pain unrelated to ...
*  Visual analogue scale
... were the best adapted pain scales for pain measurement in endometriosis. For research purposes, and for more detailed pain ... VAS is the most common pain scale for quantification of endometriosis-related pain and skin graft donor site-related pain. A ... measurement in clinical practice, the review suggested use of VAS or NRS for each type of typical pain related to endometriosis ... It is a measurement instrument for subjective characteristics or attitudes that cannot be directly measured. When responding to ...
*  Dolorimeter
Dolorimetry has been defined as "the measurement of pain sensitivity or pain intensity". Several types of dolorimeter have been ... Hot plate test Dol Pain scale Pain threshold Pain tolerance Schmidt sting pain index Stedman's Medical Dictionary 2004 Houghton ... Another pain measurement device uses heat from a 500 watt lamp which is delivered to a small area of skin. Björnström's ... The Measurement of Pain: Prototype for the Quantitative Study of Subjective Responses, Henry K. Beecher, Pharmacological ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E01)
... pain measurement MeSH E01.370.376.550.650 --- reflex MeSH E01.370.376.550.650.650 --- reflex, abdominal MeSH E01.370.376.550. ... lung volume measurements MeSH E01.370.386.700.485.750 --- total lung capacity MeSH E01.370.386.700.485.750.150 --- closing ... nuchal translucency measurement MeSH E01.370.350.925 --- whole body imaging MeSH E01.370.370.050 --- angiography MeSH E01.370. ... nuchal translucency measurement MeSH E01.370.378.850 --- ultrasonography, mammary MeSH E01.370.378.860 --- uterine monitoring ...
*  Microexpression
This can be useful in identifying depression or measurement of pain in patients that are unable to express themselves. The ...
*  Scorpia Rising
Razim is the ultimate sociopath who intends to create a unit of measurement for pain. Despite his intelligence, he is shown to ...
*  Randall-Selitto test
The Randall-Selitto test or paw pressure test is a technique for the measurement of the pain response in animals. It is used in ... Pain is deemed to be present if the animal starts to exhibit the flight or struggle response. Randall and Selitto exploited the ... basic pain research and to test the effectiveness of analgetics by observing the reaction to gradually increasing pressure on ... fact that inflammation increases pain sensitivity and this sensitivity is modifiable by analgesics. The inflammation may be ...
*  Facial Action Coding System
The use of FACS has been proposed for use in the analysis of depression, and the measurement of pain in patients unable to ... Facial Action Coding System: A Technique for the Measurement of Facial Movement. Consulting Psychologists Press, Palo Alto, ... Pain Medicine. 8 (8): 678-689. doi:10.1111/j.1526-4637.2007.00358.x. PMID 18028046. Example and web site of one teaching ... "A Psychophysical Investigation of the Facial Action Coding System as an Index of Pain Variability among Older Adults with and ...
*  Dol
... a 2007 Kurdish film A little-used unit of measurement for pain; see List of unusual units of measurement#Pain Department of ...
*  Equine metabolic syndrome
Insulin normally increases after feeding, as well as secondary to cortisol (stress) and epinephrine (pain), so measurement ... Measurement of fasting insulin concentration involves giving a horse a single flake of hay, low in non-structural carbohydrates ... Actively laminitic horses should therefore not undergo testing until their pain and stress have been adequately controlled. ... and echocardiographic measurements in healthy adult horses". American journal of veterinary research. 69 (1): 68-75. doi: ...
*  Grimace scale (animals)
... as is done routinely for the measurement of pain in non-verbal humans. Observers score the presence or prominence of "facial ... From the described pain face, The Equine Pain Scale has been developed. Another pain scale has been described (EQUUS-FAP) which ... "mTORC1 inhibition induces pain via IRS-1-dependent feedback activation of ERK". Pain. 154 (7): 1080-1091. doi:10.1016/j.pain. ... Pain. 156 (5): 798-799. doi:10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000133. van Rysewyk, S. (2016). "Nonverbal indicators of pain". Animal ...
*  Alex Rider (character)
She attempts to escape, and nearly succeeds, but Razim is merely using her for his "measurement of pain" experiment, and has ... Alex's grief is enough to cause him to black out, and Razim "may even have to create a second scale of measurement" for the ... amount of emotional pain Alex felt. Sabina becomes one of Alex's close friends throughout the series. The two first met while ...
*  Nursing assessment
Systematic process of pain assessment, measurement, and re-assessment (re-evaluation), enhances the healthcare teams' ability ... Assessment of a patient's experience of pain is a crucial component in providing effective pain management. Pain is not a ... "Pediatric Pain Assessment In the Emergency Department: A Nursing Evidence-Based Practice Protocol." Pediatric Nursing 41, no. 4 ... Nurses should be aware of the many factors that can influence the patients' overall experience and expression of pain, and ...
*  Pain management in children
Pain measurements help determine the severity, type, and duration of pain. They are also used in diagnosis, to determine a ... Chronic pain has also been described as the pain experienced when the child reports a headache, abdominal pain, back pain, ... Cancer pain can differ from other types of pain. The level of pain experienced by a child with cancer is related to the stage ... Pain management in children is the assessment and treatment of pain in infants and children. Similar to adults, a child's pain ...
*  Arete of Cyrene
... depends upon applying to pleasures and pains a "science of measurement". The School of Cyrene provided one of the first ... It was one of the first to advance a systematic view on the role of pleasure and pain in human life. The Cyrenaics argued that ... Whereas negative emotions, such as anger and fear, multiplied pain. Towards the end of Socrates' Protagoras it is reasoned that ...
*  Dan Ariely
... intensity changes and on-line measurements on retrospective pain evaluations", Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 11 (1): ...
*  Pain
Beecher, HK (1959). Measurement of subjective responses. New York: Oxford University Press. cited in Melzack, R; Wall, PD (1996 ... no pain' and 'worst imaginable pain". Cut-offs for pain classification have been recommended as no pain (0-4mm), mild pain (5- ... VAS Pain), Numeric Rating Scale for Pain (NRS Pain), McGill Pain Questionnaire (MPQ), Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire (SF- ... Feeling pain and being in pain, Oldenburg, 2001. ISBN 9780262517324. Congenital insensitivity to pain: an update. Pain. 2003; ...
*  Pain in animals
Dolorimetry (dolor: Latin: pain, grief) is the measurement of the pain response in animals, including humans. It is practiced ... The standard measure of pain in humans is how a person reports that pain, (for example, on a pain scale). "Pain" is defined by ... "Can animals feel pain?". PAIN. Retrieved 18 March 2012. Elwood, R.W.; Barr, S.; Patterson, L. (2009). "Pain and stress in ... Non-human animal pain measurement techniques include the paw pressure test, tail flick test, hot plate test and grimace scales ...
*  FLACC scale
The Face, Legs, Activity, Cry, Consolability scale or FLACC scale is a measurement used to assess pain for children between the ... The FLACC scale offered the same evaluation of pain as did the Checklist of Nonverbal Pain Indicators (CNPI) scale which is ... The scale is scored in a range of 0-10 with 0 representing no pain. The scale has five criteria, which are each assigned a ... FLACC Scale (Extracted from The FLACC: A behavioral scale for scoring postoperative pain in young children, by S Merkel and ...
*  Two-point discrimination
... and Pain in Health and Disease: Mechanisms and Assessments: a Wenner-Gren Center International Symposium, 1st Edn, eds J. ... Physiological Measurement. 37 (7): 1074-1088. doi:10.1088/0967-3334/37/7/1074. ISSN 1361-6579. PMID 27321473. Bruns, Patrick; ... and inter-observer reliability of a novel protocol for two-point discrimination in individuals with chronic low back pain". ...
*  Cancer pain
Psychophysical approaches to measurement of the dimensions and stages of pain. In: Turk DC & Melzack R. Handbook of pain ... joint pain, muscle pain, and abdominal pain due to diarrhea or constipation; hormone therapy, which sometimes causes pain ... Antibiotic treatment produced pain relief in all of them within three days. Cancer pain treatment aims to relieve pain with ... Failure to report pain or misguided reluctance to take pain medicine can be overcome by sensitive coaching. Pain is experienced ...
*  Relational contract
... gain and pain sharing, mutual objectives, performance measurement and continuous improvement. The Unpacking Relational ...
*  Flexibility (personality)
The purpose is not to encourage pain, but rather to allow people to deal with pain for a valued choice, such as being a good ... and item selection procedures that caused insufficient alpha levels to be obtained in measurements. The AAQ-II scores were ... People with higher psychological flexibility are also able to have greater endurance, higher pain tolerance, and a quicker ... "The Role of Experiential Avoidance in Acute Pain Tolerance: A Laboratory Test". Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental ...