Health Services Research
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- A Decade in Dental Care Utilization among Adults and Children (2001–2010) - 12/03/2013
- Which Box Should I Check?: Examining Standard Check Box Approaches to Measuring Race and… - 12/03/2013
- Integrating Mixed Methods in Health Services and Delivery System Research - 11/27/2013
Objective To examine the reliability and validity and to decrease the battery of items in the Pain Care Quality (PainCQ©) Surveys. Data Sources/Study Setting Patient-reported data were collected prospectively from 337 hospitalized adult patients with pain on medical/surgical oncology units in four hospitals in three states. Study Design This methodological study used a cross-sectional survey design. Each consenting patient completed two PainCQ© Surveys, the Brief Pain Inventory-Short Form, and demographic questions.