Score 0 1 2
Crying No crying Crying, groan Shriek, screaming
Facial expression Smile Composed, calmly Grimace
Response to verbal stimuli Response positive Complaints other than pain Complaints of pain
Body Neutral Unsteady, Tense, erect Controlled back off
Lower extremity Neutral Kicking, agony Controlled back off
Table 2: Modified Eastern Ontario Children’s Hospital pain scale (mCHEOPS).