The ABCDEF Bundle in Critical Care
A: Assess, Prevent, and Manage Pain. ICU patients commonly experience pain, with an incidence of up to 50% in surgical and medical patients. It is a major clinical symptom that requires systematic diagnosis and treatment. 7,8 In a prospective, cross-sectional, multicenter, multinational study of pain intensity associated with 12 procedures, the Europain study, Puntillo et al. showed that ...
DA: 30 PA: 89 MOZ Rank: 67