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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Pain treatment for nursing home residents differs according to cognitive state – a cross-sectional study

Inclusion and exclusion criteria
Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
- Age ≥ 60 - Short-term care (up to 6 weeks) and day care
- Living permanently (>3 months) in the NH - Congenital permanent mental disabilities
- All levels of cognitive impairment - Insufficient German language skills and/or aphasia
- All levels of physical impairment - Acute illness and life-threatening situations
- Written consent from resident or his/her legal representative