Coping with pain in intimate situations: Applying the avoidance-endurance model to women with vulvovaginal pain.

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BACKGROUND AND AIMS Chronic vulvovaginal pain is strikingly common and has a serious impact on women's lives. Nevertheless, there are few longitudinal studies focusing on mechanisms involved in the pain development. One area of interest is how women cope with sexual activities and how this affects their pain. In this study, avoidance and endurance coping… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.sjpain.2017.08.007

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@article{Flink2017CopingWP, title={Coping with pain in intimate situations: Applying the avoidance-endurance model to women with vulvovaginal pain.}, author={Ida Katrina Flink and Linn{\'e}a Engman and Moniek M ter Kuile and Johanna Thomt{\'e}n and Steven James Linton}, journal={Scandinavian journal of pain}, year={2017}, volume={17}, pages={302-308} }