QOD-87 Assessment of Pain (GI/GU/Health Promotion and Maintenance)

QOD-87 Assessment of Pain (GI/GU/Health Promotion and Maintenance)

Question:

A nurse is caring for a 15-year-old girl who is recovering from an appendectomy. The nurse is trying to assess the patients level of pain. Which question from the nurse would be most appropriate for determining the intensity of pain the patient is experiencing?

Answer:

C. “How . . .