Differences in pain-related characteristics among younger and older veterans receiving primary care Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dermatology
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Primary Health Care
  • Skin Diseases

abstract

  • Concerns about pain are common among veterans receiving primary care. Characteristics of pain, including site, frequency, and intensity, varied as a function of age. Future studies are needed to confirm these findings in other primary care populations and to determine reasons for these differences.

publication date

  • August 26, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1046/j.1526-4637.2002.02023.x

PubMed ID

  • 15102156

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 102

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 3

number

  • 2