- When did it start?
- What makes it worse?
- What makes it better?
- Can you describe the pain? How severe is the pain (on a scale of 1-10, what is your pain like?)? Where is it located?
- What other symptoms do you have?
- Adherence to medications? What are you taking the medications for?
- Smoking? Are you willing to quit smoking? Are you willing to increase water intake/ eliminate bubbles?