Health Services Research
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- Ambulatory Surgery Centers and Their Intended Effects on Outpatient Surgery - Jan. 22, 2015
- Identifying Predictors of Longitudinal Decline in the Level of Medical Care Received by Adult… - Jan. 20, 2015
- The Effects of Antipsychotic Quality Reporting on Antipsychotic and Psychoactive Medication Use - Jan. 20, 2015
- Quality of Disease Management and Risk of Mortality in English Primary Care Practices - Jan. 19, 2015
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.