Prevalence of chronic pain seven years following limb threatening lower extremity trauma.

@article{Castillo2006PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of chronic pain seven years following limb threatening lower extremity trauma.},
  author={Renan C. Castillo and Ellen J. Mackenzie and Stephen T. Wegener and Michael J. Boss{\'e}},
  journal={Pain},
  year={2006},
  volume={124 3},
  pages={321-9}
}
Although the etiology of chronic pain following trauma is not well understood, numerous retrospective studies have shown that a significant proportion of chronic pain patients have a history of traumatic injury. The present analysis examines the prevalence and early predictors of chronic pain in a cohort of prospectively followed severe lower extremity… CONTINUE READING