Jan’s Pain Scale
A.Where is the pain located?
B. How big is the area?
C.Can you touch the center of the pain? (If not it might be referred)
II. Type of pain:
B. Burning or stinging
C. Sharp, stabbing
D. Varies (if so, indicate factors)
B. Intermittent (If not constant, indicate factors)
A. Can be ignored
B. Mild, can tune it out
C. Always aware of it
E. Extreme - can’t focus on anything else
F. Excruciating, may cause loss of consciousness