DEPARTMENTS: PAIN ControlThe COMFORT Behavior Scale A tool for assessing pain and sedation in infants.van Dijk, Monique PhD, RN; Peters, Jeroen W. B. PhD, RN; van Deventer, Patricia RN; Tibboel, Dick MD, PhD Author Information All of the authors practice in the Department of Pediatric Surgery at Erasmus Medical Center–Sophia Children’s Hospital, Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Monique van Dijk is a psychologist, nurse, and senior researcher on pain and sedation in neonates and infants. Jeroen W. B. Peters is a nurse scientist with a research focus on neonatal pain. Patricia van Deventer is a pain research nurse. Dick Tibboel is a pediatric intensivist, the head of pediatric surgical intensive care, and the supervisor of pain research. Financial support for the production of the CD-ROM described in the article was provided by the Foundation Sophia Children’s Hospital Fund and the Netherlands Organization for Health Research and Development. Financial support for its distribution was provided by Grünenthal GmbH. Pain Control is coordinated by Chris Pasero, MS, RN, FAAN: [email protected]. AJN, American Journal of Nursing 105(1):p 33-36, January 2005. Buy © 2005 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.