Sex Differences in Pain and Pain-Related Disability among Primary Care Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain.

@article{Stubbs2010SexDI,
  title={Sex Differences in Pain and Pain-Related Disability among Primary Care Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain.},
  author={Dawana L Stubbs and Erin K Krebs and Matthew Bair and Teresa M. Damush and Jingwei Wu and Jason M Sutherland and Kurt Kroenke},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={232-9}
}
BACKGROUND Although previous research suggests women report more severe pain than men, evidence for sex-related differences in pain-related disability is conflicting. Also, the impact of psychological factors on sex differences in disability is uncertain. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study is to assess sex differences in pain-related disability and evaluate whether they are accounted for by psychological factors. METHODS Analysis of baseline data from the Stepped Care for Affective… CONTINUE READING

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