Disentangling the complex relations among caregiver and adolescent responses to adolescent chronic pain.

@article{Vowles2010DisentanglingTC,
  title={Disentangling the complex relations among caregiver and adolescent responses to adolescent chronic pain.},
  author={Kevin E Vowles and Lindsey L. Cohen and Lance M McCracken and Christopher Eccleston},
  journal={Pain},
  year={2010},
  volume={151 3},
  pages={680-6}
}
The social context surrounding chronic pain is important, particularly in the case of pain in adolescents, where caregivers can be a key influence on adolescent social and physical activities. In general, greater adolescent difficulties are related to greater caregiver difficulties, and vice versa, although the strength of these relations has not been consistent across studies. Further, existing analyses have not evaluated more complex multivariate models involving both direct and indirect… CONTINUE READING