The Effectiveness of Cognitive and Behavioural Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Elderly: A Quantitative Review

@article{Lunde2009TheEO,
  title={The Effectiveness of Cognitive and Behavioural Treatment of Chronic Pain in the Elderly: A Quantitative Review},
  author={Linn-Heidi Lunde and Inger Hilde Nordhus and St{\aa}le Pallesen},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings},
  year={2009},
  volume={16},
  pages={254-262}
}
This study provides a meta-analytic review of cognitive and behavioural interventions for chronic pain in the elderly, focusing on treatment effectiveness. Included in the analysis are studies in which a comparison was made either to a control condition or to pre-treatment. A total of 12 outcome studies published or reported between January 1975 and March 2008, were identified involving participants 60 years and above and providing 16 separate treatment interventions. The analysis indicated… CONTINUE READING