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The COMFORT Scale for Evaluating Patient Distress in the Pediatric ICU

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Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

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The COMFORT Scale can be used to evaluate the level of a patient's distress in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). This can be used to monitor the patient over time and to assess the impact of different interventions. The authors are from the Medical College of Wisconsin, University of Virginia, and Case Western Reserve University.

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