Psychosocial Subgroups, Coping, and Chronic Low-Back Pain


The purpose of this study was to compare psychosocial subgroups in terms of pain coping strategies, pain severity, physical impairment, pain behavior, affective distress, and response to pain management treatment. The Multidimensional Pain Inventory (MPI) was used to classify 67 chronic low-back pain (CLBP) patients into the following psychosocial subgroups… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1011309401598


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@article{Carmody2004PsychosocialSC, title={Psychosocial Subgroups, Coping, and Chronic Low-Back Pain}, author={Timothy P. Carmody}, journal={Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings}, year={2004}, volume={8}, pages={137-148} }