The Course of Pain Intensity in Patients Undergoing Herniated Disc Surgery: A 5-Year Longitudinal Observational Study

@inproceedings{Dorow2016TheCO,
  title={The Course of Pain Intensity in Patients Undergoing Herniated Disc Surgery: A 5-Year Longitudinal Observational Study},
  author={Marie Dorow and Margrit L{\"o}bner and Janine Stein and Alexander Pabst and Alexander Konnopka and Hans Joerg Meisel and Lutz G{\"u}nther and J{\"u}rgen Meixensberger and Katarina Stengler and H Koenig and Steffi G Riedel-Heller},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVES The aims of this study are to answer the following questions (1) How does the pain intensity of lumbar and cervical disc surgery patients change within a postoperative time frame of 5 years? (2) Which sociodemographic, medical, work-related, and psychological factors are associated with postoperative pain in lumbar and cervical disc surgery… CONTINUE READING