Biopsychosocial predictors of prognosis in musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review of the literature.

@article{Laisn2012BiopsychosocialPO,
  title={Biopsychosocial predictors of prognosis in musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review of the literature.},
  author={François Laisn{\'e} and Conrad Lecomte and Marc Corbi{\`e}re},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={355-82}
}
PURPOSE To review the prognostic factors of musculoskeletal disorders while adopting a multidimensional perspective and including studies on various pertinent outcomes to the adjustment process. We also aimed to highlight the overall and phase-specific evidence. METHODS We searched the Psychinfo and Ovid Medline(R) databases as well as pertinent periodicals and reviews and retained prospective studies of subjects suffering from specific or non-specific musculoskeletal pain that adopted… CONTINUE READING