Remote monitoring of pain and symptoms using wireless technology in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.

TitleRemote monitoring of pain and symptoms using wireless technology in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsJacob E, Duran J, Stinson J, Lewis MA, Zeltzer L
JournalJournal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Volume25
Issue1
Pagination42-54
Date Published2013 Jan
Abstract

The purpose of this study was to examine (a) symptoms, (b) pain characteristics (intensity, location, quality), (c) pain medications and nonpharmacological strategies used for pain, (d) thoughts and feelings, and (e) healthcare visits. We also examined the relationship between pain and sleep.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0055951
Alternate JournalJ Am Assoc Nurse Pract