Susmita Kashikar-Zuck

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of children with unexplained chronic pain
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Lancet 367:380-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Juvenile Fibromyalgia: Different from the Adult Chronic Pain Syndrome?
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, MLC 7039, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45229 3026, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 18:19. 2016
  3. pmc Changes in pain coping, catastrophizing, and coping efficacy after cognitive-behavioral therapy in children and adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pain 14:492-501. 2013
  4. pmc Physical activity monitoring in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia: findings from a clinical trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:398-405. 2013
  5. pmc Relationship between school absenteeism and depressive symptoms among adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:996-1004. 2010
  6. pmc Controlled follow-up study of physical and psychosocial functioning of adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2204-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Family factors, emotional functioning, and functional impairment in juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1392-8. 2008
  8. pmc Anxiety, mood, and behavioral disorders among pediatric patients with juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:620-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Social functioning and peer relationships of adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:474-80. 2007
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of juvenile fibromyalgia: a multisite, single-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:297-305. 2012

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of children with unexplained chronic pain
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Lancet 367:380-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Juvenile Fibromyalgia: Different from the Adult Chronic Pain Syndrome?
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, MLC 7039, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45229 3026, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 18:19. 2016
    ..A number of conceptual issues still remain including (1) directly comparing similarities and differences in symptoms and (2) identifying shared and unique mechanisms underlying FM in adults and youths. ..
  3. pmc Changes in pain coping, catastrophizing, and coping efficacy after cognitive-behavioral therapy in children and adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pain 14:492-501. 2013
    ..Future directions for understanding mechanisms of CBT effectiveness in adolescents with chronic pain are discussed...
  4. pmc Physical activity monitoring in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia: findings from a clinical trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:398-405. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Relationship between school absenteeism and depressive symptoms among adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:996-1004. 2010
    ..To describe school absences in adolescents with Juvenile Primary Fibromyalgia Syndrome (JPFS) and examine the relationship between school absenteeism, pain, psychiatric symptoms, and maternal pain history...
  6. pmc Controlled follow-up study of physical and psychosocial functioning of adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2204-9. 2010
    ..The primary objective of this study was to assess long-term outcomes of a paediatric sample of clinically referred JPFS patients and their matched healthy controls...
  7. doi request reprint Family factors, emotional functioning, and functional impairment in juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1392-8. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Anxiety, mood, and behavioral disorders among pediatric patients with juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:620-6. 2008
    ..Mood and anxiety disorders are common psychiatric conditions among adult patients with fibromyalgia syndrome, but little is known about whether psychiatric disorders are prevalent among pediatric patients with fibromyalgia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social functioning and peer relationships of adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 57:474-80. 2007
    ..Adolescents with JPFS often report problems with school and participating in peer activities, placing them at risk for social isolation from their peers and psychosocial adjustment problems...
  10. pmc Cognitive behavioral therapy for the treatment of juvenile fibromyalgia: a multisite, single-blind, randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 64:297-305. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Clinical utility and validity of the Functional Disability Inventory among a multicenter sample of youth with chronic pain
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pain 152:1600-7. 2011
    ..In particular, these findings will facilitate use of the FDI as an outcome measure in future clinical trials...
  12. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral intervention for juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Rheumatol 32:1594-602. 2005
    ..e., coping skills training (CST), for the treatment of adolescents with JPFM. Outcomes tested in this study were functional disability, pain intensity, pain-coping efficacy, and depressive symptoms...
  13. pmc Actigraphy-based physical activity monitoring in adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pain 11:885-93. 2010
    ..Preliminary findings suggest that further study of factors that predict perceived and actual physical functioning in JPFS is warranted...
  14. pmc The interplay of parent and adolescent catastrophizing and its impact on adolescents' pain, functioning, and pain behavior
    Anne M Lynch-Jordan
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin J Pain 29:681-8. 2013
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial risks for disability in children with chronic back pain
    Anne M Lynch
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pain 7:244-51. 2006
    ..Future research might clarify mechanisms by which such coping styles are developed and explore how familial communication about pain might influence a child's coping ability...
  16. pmc Influence of family environment on long-term psychosocial functioning of adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia
    Soumitri Sil
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:903-9. 2013
    ....
  17. pmc Quality of life and emotional functioning in youth with chronic migraine and juvenile fibromyalgia
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Divisions of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology Neurology Pediatric Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
    Clin J Pain 29:1066-72. 2013
    ..As a result, the similarities and differences in the impact of pain in subgroups of children with chronic pain have not been closely examined...
  18. doi request reprint Longitudinal evaluation of patient-reported outcomes measurement information systems measures in pediatric chronic pain
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    aDivision of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA bDepartment of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA cJames M Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA dPain Management Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA eDivision of Rheumatology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA fDepartment of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA gDivision of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pain 157:339-47. 2016
    ..Further validation with larger and more diverse pediatric pain samples and additional legacy measures would broaden the scope of use of PROMIS in clinical research. ..
  19. doi request reprint Psychiatric Disorders in Young Adults Diagnosed with Juvenile Fibromyalgia in Adolescence
    Natoshia Raishevich Cunningham
    From the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, and Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, AFLAC Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA N R Cunningham, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati S T Tran, PhD, Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and DePaul University A M Lynch Jordan, PhD, Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati T V Ting, MD, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, and Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center S Sil, PhD, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, AFLAC Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta D Strotman, BA, Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Germany
    J Rheumatol 42:2427-33. 2015
    ..This study examined the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in young adults diagnosed with JFM during adolescence and the relationship between mental health diagnoses and physical functioning...
  20. pmc Parent perceptions of adolescent pain expression: the adolescent pain behavior questionnaire
    Anne M Lynch-Jordan
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pain 151:834-42. 2010
    ..It has clinical utility for use in behavioral treatments seeking to reduce disability, poor coping, and distress...
  21. pmc Applying quality improvement methods to implement a measurement system for chronic pain-related disability
    Anne M Lynch-Jordan
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 35:32-41. 2010
    ..This article describes the application of quality improvement methodology to implement a measurement tool for the assessment of functional status in pediatric patients with chronic pain referred for behavioral intervention...
  22. pmc Child pain catastrophizing mediates the relation between parent responses to pain and disability in youth with functional abdominal pain
    Natoshia R Cunningham
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology Department of Anesthesiology, Pain Management Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 59:732-8. 2014
    ..In this study, it was hypothesized that the relation between parenting factors and child disability would be mediated by children's levels of maladaptive coping (ie, pain catastrophizing)...
  23. pmc A survey of conventional and complementary therapies used by youth with juvenile-onset fibromyalgia
    Emily K Verkamp
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    Pain Manag Nurs 14:e244-50. 2013
    ..More controlled studies are needed to investigate the effectiveness of these complementary methods to assist treatment providers in giving evidence-based treatment recommendations. ..
  24. doi request reprint Qualitative Evaluation of Pediatric Pain Behavior, Quality, and Intensity Item Candidates and the PROMIS Pain Domain Framework in Children With Chronic Pain
    C Jeffrey Jacobson
    Department of Anthropology, University of Cincinnati College of Arts and Sciences, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Pain 16:1243-55. 2015
    ..Qualitative content analyses suggest that reportable pain outcomes that matter to children with pain are captured within and consistent with the pain domain framework in PROMIS...
  25. pmc Concordant parent-child reports of anxiety predict impairment in youth with functional abdominal pain
    Natoshia R Cunningham
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 60:312-7. 2015
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine anxiety characteristics in youth with FAP using parent and child reports. Parent-child agreement of child anxiety symptoms was examined in relation to pain and disability...
  26. pmc Disclosure and self-report of emotional, social, and physical health in children and adolescents with chronic pain--a qualitative study of PROMIS pediatric measures
    C Jeff Jacobson
    Department of Anthropology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:82-93. 2013
    ..To describe children's understandings of the health domain constructs and elucidate verbal and conceptual aspects of self-reported pain-related functioning, which shape disclosure and reporting...
  27. ncbi request reprint Sex and age differences in coping styles among children with chronic pain
    Anne M Lynch
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Anesthesia, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 33:208-16. 2007
    ..The findings establish a basis for further research on early social influences in the development of pain coping styles in males and females. Implications for further clinical research in this area are discussed...
  28. pmc Differential changes in functional disability and pain intensity over the course of psychological treatment for children with chronic pain
    Anne M Lynch-Jordan
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA Pain Management Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Anesthesiology, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Pain 155:1955-61. 2014
    ..Evidence for variability in treatment response was noted, suggesting the need for additional research into individual trajectories of change in pediatric pain treatment. ..
  29. doi request reprint 2010 American College of Rheumatology Adult Fibromyalgia Criteria for Use in an Adolescent Female Population with Juvenile Fibromyalgia
    Tracy V Ting
    Division of Rheumatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH Electronic address
    J Pediatr 169:181-187.e1. 2016
    ..To evaluate the utility of the 2010 American College of Rheumatology (ACR) adult fibromyalgia criteria for use in adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia (JFM)...
  30. doi request reprint Cross-Sectional Study of Young Adults Diagnosed With Juvenile Fibromyalgia: Social Support and Its Impact on Functioning and Mood
    Anne M Lynch-Jordan
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 57:482-7. 2015
    ..Juvenile-onset fibromyalgia (JFM) affects physical, social, and emotional functioning. Little is known about how social support and social interactions are impacted in the transition to young adulthood for patients diagnosed with JFM...
  31. doi request reprint Training the developing brain part II: cognitive considerations for youth instruction and feedback
    Adam M Kushner
    1Division of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 2Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 3Center for Cognition, Action and Perception, Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 4Department of Health and Exercise Science, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 5Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 6Orthopaedic Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 7Sports Medicine Sports Health and Performance Institute, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH and 8The Micheli Center for Sports Injury Prevention, Boston, MA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 14:235-43. 2015
    ....
  32. pmc Importance of addressing anxiety in youth with functional abdominal pain: suggested guidelines for physicians
    Natoshia R Cunningham
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3026, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:469-74. 2013
    ..Youth with FAP and co-occurring anxiety may benefit from cognitive-behavioral therapy in the context of multidisciplinary care...
  33. pmc The role of benign joint hypermobility in the pain experience in Juvenile Fibromyalgia: an observational study
    Tracy V Ting
    Division of Rheumatology, MLC 4010, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 10:16. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  34. doi request reprint Pain, Fatigue, and Psychological Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life in Childhood-Onset Lupus
    Jordan T Jones
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 68:73-80. 2016
    ..To evaluate pain, fatigue, and psychological functioning of childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients and examine how these factors impact health-related quality of life (HRQOL)...
  35. doi request reprint Training the developing brain, part I: cognitive developmental considerations for training youth
    Gregory D Myer
    1Division of Sports Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 2Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 3Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 4Athletic Training Division, School of Allied Medical Professions, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 5Department of Health and Exercise Science, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 6Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH and 7Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
    Curr Sports Med Rep 12:304-10. 2013
    ..In this commentary, we outline cognitive developmental considerations in youth that may influence the design and implementation of training programs aimed at optimizing motor skill development in youth. ..
  36. doi request reprint A164: development of pediatric item banks to measure pain behavior in the patient reported outcomes measurement information system
    Esi Morgan Dewitt
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    Arthritis Rheumatol 66:S212-S2121. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to enhance PROMIS pediatric pain assessment by developing and testing pediatric pain behavior item banks for self- and proxy-report...
  37. pmc Juvenile fibromyalgia: current status of research and future developments
    Susmita Kashikar-Zuck
    Division of Behavioural Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Centre, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Nat Rev Rheumatol 10:89-96. 2014
    ..This Review focuses on our current knowledge of the condition, provides an update of the latest research advances, and highlights areas for further study. ..
  38. pmc Nonpharmacological treatment of pain in rheumatic diseases and other musculoskeletal pain conditions
    Natoshia Raishevich Cunningham
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3026, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 15:306. 2013
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Effects of spouse-assisted coping skills training and exercise training in patients with osteoarthritic knee pain: a randomized controlled study
    Francis J Keefe
    Duke University Medical Center, Box 3129, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Pain 110:539-49. 2004
    ..An intervention that combines spouse-assisted coping skills training and exercise training can improve physical fitness, strength, pain coping, and self-efficacy in patients suffering from pain due to osteoarthritis...
  40. ncbi request reprint Tender point assessment in juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome
    Nicole F Swain
    The Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 53:785-7. 2005
  41. ncbi request reprint A comparison of conventional pain coping skills training and pain coping skills training with a maintenance training component: a daily diary analysis of short- and long-term treatment effects
    James W Carson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Pain 7:615-25. 2006
    ..Interpretation of follow-up outcomes was limited by higher dropout rates in the 2 PCST groups. For RA, a maintenance training component does not appear to produce significant improvements over conventional PCST...