Fear-avoidance, pain acceptance and adjustment to chronic pain: a cross-sectional study on a sample of 686 patients with chronic spinal pain.

@article{RamrezMaestre2014FearavoidancePA,
  title={Fear-avoidance, pain acceptance and adjustment to chronic pain: a cross-sectional study on a sample of 686 patients with chronic spinal pain.},
  author={C Ram{\'i}rez-Maestre and Rosa Esteve and A. Lopez-Martinez},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={402-10}
}
BACKGROUND Prior studies found a range of psychological factors related to the perception of pain, maintenance of pain and disability. PURPOSE The aim of this study was to investigate the role of pain fear-avoidance and pain acceptance in chronic pain adjustment. The influence of two diathesis variables (resilience and experiential avoidance) was also analyzed. METHODS The sample was composed of 686 patients with chronic spinal pain. Structural equation modelling analyses were used to test… CONTINUE READING

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