Pain description and severity of chronic orofacial pain conditions.

@article{Vickers1998PainDA,
  title={Pain description and severity of chronic orofacial pain conditions.},
  author={E. Russell Vickers and Michael J. Cousins and Anni Woodhouse},
  journal={Australian dental journal},
  year={1998},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={403-9}
}
A multidisciplinary pain centre study of 120 consecutive chronic orofacial pain patients assessed pain description and intensity ratings, gender differences, prevalence of concurrent conditions, and interinstrument relationships of the McGill Pain Questionnaire and visual analogue scale. Pain words chosen by patients to describe conditions were predominantly sensory words, and patients with concurrent conditions often listed words indicating a substantial affective component. Results showed… CONTINUE READING

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