To Befriend or Not: Naturally Developing Friendships Amongst a Clinical Group of Adolescents with Chronic Pain.

Abstract

Adolescents with chronic pain frequently perceive a lack of support from friends. Support from a peer with a shared experience has been found to provide emotional, informational, and appraisal support. We sought to quantify the frequency with which adolescents with chronic pain want to befriend other adolescents with chronic pain, and to describe the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pmn.2015.04.003

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@article{Forgeron2015ToBO, title={To Befriend or Not: Naturally Developing Friendships Amongst a Clinical Group of Adolescents with Chronic Pain.}, author={Paula Forgeron and Jill Maclaren Chorney and Torie E Carlson and Bruce D. Dick and Erica Plante}, journal={Pain management nursing : official journal of the American Society of Pain Management Nurses}, year={2015}, volume={16 5}, pages={721-32} }