Expanding Targets for Intervention in Later Life Pain: What Role Can Patient Beliefs, Expectations, and Pleasant Activities Play? In process uri icon

Overview

abstract

  • Clinicians are often challenged to find targets for intervention in older adults with chronic pain. This article highlights 3 targets clinicians should consider when formulating their multimodal treatment plans to include older patients' attitudes and beliefs about pain and pain treatments, expectations regarding treatment outcomes, and pleasurable activity pursuits. Copyright © 2016 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

publication date

  • November 2016

Research

keywords

  • In press

Identity

Language

  • ENG

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cger.2016.06.009

PubMed ID

  • 27741971

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 797

end page

  • 805

volume

  • 32

number

  • 4