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Francis, L., & Fitzpatrick, J. J. (2013). Postoperative pain: Nurses’ knowledge and patients’ experiences. Pain Management Nursing, 14(4), 351-357.
Patients who have undergone some form of surgery experiences pain afterwards. The intensity of the pain depends on the knowledge and experiences of the nurses and how they handle patients` pain afterwards. Therefore, the aim of the study was to determine the knowledge and experience of the nurse after surgical operations and identify the intensity of the pain the patients experience after clinical operations. The study notes that it is important to assess and manage the postoperative pain in surgical patients since inadequate relief of the pain may lead to many complications in the patients. The study employed an exploratory study design in