Pain and Function in Home Care: A Need for Treatment Tailoring to Reduce Disparities? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Services Research
  • Palliative Care
  • Translational Medical Research

abstract

  • The substantial racial/ethnic difference in the psychosocial profiles of older adults with activity-limiting pain highlights the importance of screening for these modifiable risk factors and tailoring interventions accordingly. Direct attention to the psychosocial needs of patients could help to address racial/ethnic disparities in pain outcomes.

publication date

  • August 11, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5473030

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000410

PubMed ID

  • 27518494