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Catastrophic appraisal of acute and chronic pain in a population sample of new jersey national guard troops.

Ciccone DS, Chandler HK, Kline A. Catastrophic appraisal of acute and chronic pain in a population sample of new jersey national guard troops. The Clinical Journal of Pain. 2010 Oct 1; 26(8):712-21.

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Abstract:

Although catastrophizing beliefs are common in clinical settings, this study suggests that the phenomenon may be prevalent in the population at large and likely to influence the outcome of acute as well as chronic pain.





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