The effect of compensation involvement on the reporting of pain and disability by patients referred for rehabilitation of chronic low back pain.

@article{Rainville1997TheEO,
  title={The effect of compensation involvement on the reporting of pain and disability by patients referred for rehabilitation of chronic low back pain.},
  author={James Rainville and J B Sobel and Carol Hartigan and Andrew Wright},
  journal={Spine},
  year={1997},
  volume={22 17},
  pages={2016-24}
}
STUDY DESIGN In this prospective, observational, cohort study of 192 individuals with chronic low back pain, the group of individuals was divided based on compensation involvement, and their presentation pain and disability, treatment recommendations, and compliance were compared. For 85 of these individuals who completed a spine rehabilitation program, their pain and disability at 3 and 12 months were compared. OBJECTIVES To test the theory that individuals with compensation involvement… CONTINUE READING