Treatment & Management
Manifestations of pain in people
with severe to profound MR/IDinclude crying, screaming,grimacing, protective postures(eg, arching, fetal position),rocking, and aggression.
Common causes of acute pain
include dental caries/abscesses,
GERD, constipation, UTI,spasticity (when MR/ID isassociated with cerebral palsy),
pressure sores, and fractures.