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- Young Adult Dependent Coverage: Were the State Reforms Effective? A Critique and a Response - May. 21, 2015
- Drawing Plausible Inferences about the Impact of State Dependent Coverage Expansions - May. 21, 2015
- Estimating True Resource Costs of Outpatient Care for Medicare Beneficiaries: Standardized… - May. 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.