Self-management of chronic low back pain: an exploration of the impact of a patient-centered website.

@article{Zufferey2009SelfmanagementOC,
  title={Self-management of chronic low back pain: an exploration of the impact of a patient-centered website.},
  author={Maria Caiata Zufferey and Peter Johannes Schulz},
  journal={Patient education and counseling},
  year={2009},
  volume={77 1},
  pages={27-32}
}
OBJECTIVE This paper examines from a qualitative approach the role of a patient-centered website - named "Oneself" - on patients' chronic low back pain self-management attitudes and behaviors in the Italian part of Switzerland. METHODS In-depth interviews have been conducted with a purposive and convenient sample of 18 chronic low back pain sufferers who had used Oneself during 6 months. Data collection and analysis were driven by grounded theory. RESULTS Reported positive effects of the… CONTINUE READING

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