Effectiveness of a Mindfulness‐Based Intervention in the Management of Musculoskeletal Pain in Nursing Workers

  title={Effectiveness of a Mindfulness‐Based Intervention in the Management of Musculoskeletal Pain in Nursing Workers},
  author={Shirlene Aparecida Lopes and Bruna Pesce Vannucchi and Marcelo Marcos Piva Demarzo and {\^A}ngelo Geraldo Jos{\'e} Cunha and Maria do Patroc{\'i}nio Ten{\'o}rio Nunes},
  journal={Pain Management Nursing},
Background: Chronic pain is a prevalent disorder in nursing workers worldwide. Several studies have proposed measures to mitigate this critical scenario. Mindfulness‐based interventions (MBI) have been found to have promising results in the treatment of this disorder. Aims: To quantify the effectiveness of an adapted mindfulness program (AMP) in the management of musculoskeletal pain (MSP) in nursing technicians of a Brazilian university hospital. Design: This study was a clinical, prospective… 
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