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'Could I be imagining this?' - the dialectic struggles of people with persistent unexplained back pain.

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PURPOSE: To explore how patients with persistent unexplained pain interpret and utilise the biopsychosocial model. This might have an impact on the outcome from treatment programmes that adopts a biopsychosocial approach. METHOD: We conducted three interviews with 20 patients attending a pain management programme for persistent unexplained back pain; prior to attending the course, immediately following the course and at 1 year. We used the methods of grounded theory. RESULTS: Patients battle...

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10.3109/09638281003657857

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Journal:
Disability and rehabilitation
Volume:
32
Issue:
21
Pages:
1722-1732
Publication date:
2010-01-01
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EISSN:
1464-5165
ISSN:
0963-8288
URN:
uuid:f6e17032-0175-4a98-9ae6-d1850fdb195b
Source identifiers:
107436
Local pid:
pubs:107436

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