Matthias S Schuler
Affiliation: Geriatric Center of the University of Heidelberg
- [Satisfaction of geriatric patients with their pain therapy. Wish and reality]M Schuler
Bethanien Krankenhaus, Geriatrisches Zentrum am Klinikum der Universität Heidelberg
Schmerz 18:269-77. 2004..The goal of this study was to determine the level of satisfaction of geriatric patients with their pain therapy, their wishes for improved treatment, and possible influencing factors...
- [Influence of pain perception, morbidity and mood on functional impairment in elderly chronic pain patients]Matthias S Schuler
Bethanien Krankenhaus, Geriatrisches Zentrum an der Universität Heidelberg, Rohrbacher Str 149, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
Z Gerontol Geriatr 37:257-64. 2004..Our results support the recommendation that a multimodal program should be offered to even multimorbid and older people with chronic pain in order to achieve a maximum of functional rehabilitation...
- Acute and chronic pain in geriatrics: clinical characteristics of pain and the influence of cognitionMatthias Schuler
Bethanien Hospital, Geriatric Center at the University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Pain Med 5:253-62. 2004....
- [Increasing importance of opioids in geriatrics]M Schuler
Bethanien Krankenhaus, Geriatrisches Zentrum an der Universität Heidelberg
Schmerz 19:302-7. 2005..Patients and professionals have great reservations about the use of opioids in the elderly. The aim of this study was to describe the changes in analgesic therapy in a geriatric clinic during the previous 10 years...