Prevalence of neuropathic pain in cases with chronic pain related to spinal disorders.

@article{Yamashita2014PrevalenceON,
  title={Prevalence of neuropathic pain in cases with chronic pain related to spinal disorders.},
  author={Toshihiko Yamashita and Kazuhisa Takahashi and Kazuo Yonenobu and Shin-ichi Kikuchi},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic science : official journal of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={15-21}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence and characteristics of neuropathic pain associated with spinal disorders have not yet been fully clarified. The purpose of this study was to investigate the prevalence of neuropathic pain and the degree of deterioration of quality of life (QOL) in patients with chronic pain associated with spinal disorders who visited orthopedic outpatient clinics. METHODS This cross-sectional study was conducted in 1,857 patients recruited from 137 medical institutions nationwide… CONTINUE READING
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