Pediatric Chronic Pain
Sleep Quality May Mediate the Association Between Pain and PTSD Symptom Severity in Youth With Chronic PainFebruary 15, 2018
Greater severity of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms may be associated with higher levels of pain intensity and pain interference in pediatric patients with chronic pain, and this relationship may be partly mediated by sleep quality.
For youth with chronic pain, researchers found that sleep quality partially mediated the relationships between PTSD and pain intensity and interference.
The updated guidelines outline common types of complementary medicines, provide educational resources, and more.
Individuals experiencing chronic pain in adolescence are more likely to develop anxiety and depressive disorders in adulthood.
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