Physical therapists' use of cognitive-behavioral therapy for older adults with chronic pain: A nationwide survey Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Therapy Specialty
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'

abstract

  • Although only a minority of physical therapists reported use of some CBT techniques when treating older patients with chronic pain, their interest in incorporating these techniques into practice is substantial. Concerns with their skill level using the techniques, time constraints, and reimbursement constitute barriers to use of the interventions.

publication date

  • May 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2716379

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2522/ptj.20080163

PubMed ID

  • 19270046

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 456

end page

  • 69

volume

  • 89

number

  • 5