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Medical care of older persons in residential aged care facilities (Silver Book)

Edmonton Symptom Assessment Scale

This tool helps identify and measure the severity of common symptoms in patients receiving palliative care.

Edmonton Symptom Assessment Scale

Source: Bruera E, Kuehn N, Miller M, Selmser P, Macmillan K. The Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS): a simple method for the assessment of palliative care patients. J Palliat Care 1991:7;6–9

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