Survey of chronic pain in Europe: Prevalence, impact on daily life, and treatment

@article{Breivik2006SurveyOC,
  title={Survey of chronic pain in Europe: Prevalence, impact on daily life, and treatment},
  author={Harald Breivik and Beverly Collett and Vittorio Ventafridda and Robin S. Cohen and Derek Gallacher},
  journal={European Journal of Pain},
  year={2006},
  volume={10}
}
UNLABELLED This large scale computer-assisted telephone survey was undertaken to explore the prevalence, severity, treatment and impact of chronic pain in 15 European countries and Israel. [...] Key Method Screening interviews identified respondents aged 18 years with chronic pain for in-depth interviews. 19% of 46,394 respondents willing to participate (refusal rate 46%) had suffered pain for 6 months, had experienced pain in the last month and several times during the last week.Expand
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