Pain questions

SOCRATES (Greek philosopher)

  • Site – central?
  • Onset – sudden?
  • Character – burning, heavy, crushing, tight?
  • Radiation – e.g. jaw, neck, arms
  • Associations – e.g. sweating, dyspnoea, nausea, vomiting
  • Timing – duration?
  • Exacerbating and alleviating factors – e.g. by glyceryl trinitrate
  • Severity out of 10
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