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Improving the measurement and treatment of infant pain

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Infants undergo numerous medically necessary painful procedures while in hospital, and this early life pain can lead to adverse effects. A range of pain relief interventions are available for use in neonatal units, including pharmacological analgesics, and non- pharmacological comfort measures. However, the literature regarding the efficacy of many of these pain relief interventions is inconclusive and inconsistent, and infant pain is consequently undertreated.

To assess infant pain...

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
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Supervisor
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Paediatrics
Role:
Supervisor
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
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English
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2019-12-10

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