Robert J Gatchel

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Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondary loss and pain-associated disability: theoretical overview and treatment implications
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75390 9044, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 12:99-110. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal disorders: primary and secondary interventions
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9044, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 14:161-70. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based scientific data documenting the treatment and cost-effectiveness of comprehensive pain programs for chronic nonmalignant pain
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA
    J Pain 7:779-93. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors that can influence the self-assessment of function
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75390 9044, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 14:197-206. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment- and cost-effectiveness of early intervention for acute low-back pain patients: a one-year prospective study
    Robert J Gatchel
    Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 13:1-9. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A preliminary study of multidimensional pain inventory profile differences in predicting treatment outcome in a heterogeneous cohort of patients with chronic pain
    Robert J Gatchel
    Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390 9044, USA
    Clin J Pain 18:139-43. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in chronic disabling occupational spinal disorders has minimal impact on functional restoration socioeconomic outcomes
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1917-25. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The quantified lumbar flexion-relaxation phenomenon is a useful measurement of improvement in a functional restoration program
    Tom G Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Southwestern Medical Center, University of Texas, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2458-65. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale fails to discriminate pain or anxiety in a chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorder population
    Emily Brede
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, Texas 75235, USA
    Pain Pract 11:430-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint MMPI disability profile is associated with degree of opioid use in chronic work-related musculoskeletal disorders
    Cindy L Kidner
    PRIDE Research Foundation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:9-15. 2010

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Publications85

  1. ncbi request reprint Secondary loss and pain-associated disability: theoretical overview and treatment implications
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75390 9044, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 12:99-110. 2002
    ..We discuss the types of intervention that may be employed within the context of interdisciplinary rehabilitation programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal disorders: primary and secondary interventions
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9044, USA
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 14:161-70. 2004
    ..Before doing so, a brief discussion of the biopsychosocial model of pain and disability, which is currently the most heuristic approach to intervention, will be provided...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based scientific data documenting the treatment and cost-effectiveness of comprehensive pain programs for chronic nonmalignant pain
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA
    J Pain 7:779-93. 2006
    ..Unfortunately, such programs are not being taken advantage of because of short-sighted cost-containment policies of third-party payers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors that can influence the self-assessment of function
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75390 9044, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 14:197-206. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment- and cost-effectiveness of early intervention for acute low-back pain patients: a one-year prospective study
    Robert J Gatchel
    Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 13:1-9. 2003
    ..The overall results of this study clearly demonstrate the treatment- and cost-effectiveness of an early intervention program for acute low-back pain patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint A preliminary study of multidimensional pain inventory profile differences in predicting treatment outcome in a heterogeneous cohort of patients with chronic pain
    Robert J Gatchel
    Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390 9044, USA
    Clin J Pain 18:139-43. 2002
    ..Changes in patients' profiles to a predominantly adaptive coping status after treatment also were assessed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity in chronic disabling occupational spinal disorders has minimal impact on functional restoration socioeconomic outcomes
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1917-25. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The quantified lumbar flexion-relaxation phenomenon is a useful measurement of improvement in a functional restoration program
    Tom G Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Southwestern Medical Center, University of Texas, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2458-65. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The Pain Anxiety Symptoms Scale fails to discriminate pain or anxiety in a chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorder population
    Emily Brede
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, Texas 75235, USA
    Pain Pract 11:430-8. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint MMPI disability profile is associated with degree of opioid use in chronic work-related musculoskeletal disorders
    Cindy L Kidner
    PRIDE Research Foundation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:9-15. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between level of opioid use and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) findings among chronic pain patients who were about to begin a functional restoration program...
  11. doi request reprint Patients with chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorder failing to complete functional restoration: analysis of treatment-resistant personality characteristics
    Krista J Howard
    Productive Rehabilitation Institute of Dallas for Ergonomics PRIDE, Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:778-85. 2009
    ..To identify the risk factors for noncompletion of a functional restoration program for patients with chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders...
  12. pmc Biopsychosocial factors associated with the subcategories of acute temporomandibular joint disorders
    Angela Liegey Dougall
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas, Arlington, TX, USA
    J Orofac Pain 26:7-16. 2012
    ..To assess the biopsychosocial factors associated with acute temporomandibular disorders (TMD) based on the Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders (RDC/TMD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of treatment for lumbar segmental rigidity
    Tom G Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2199-205; discussion 2206. 2004
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Prescription opioid dependence is associated with poorer outcomes in disabling spinal disorders
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2219-27. 2008
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Do psychiatric disorders first appear preinjury or postinjury in chronic disabling occupational spinal disorders?
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1045-51. 2007
    ..An epidemiologic prevalence study...
  16. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the predictive validity of the Pain Medication Questionnaire with a heterogeneous group of patients with chronic pain
    Leah S Dowling
    Department of Rehabilitation Counseling Psychology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Opioid Manag 3:257-66. 2007
    ..Therefore, when utilized in a busy clinic setting, the PMQ will aide in the identification of specific problematic behaviors and beliefs at the outset of treatment that may hinder successful treatment of a patient's pain condition...
  17. ncbi request reprint Smoking status and psychosocioeconomic outcomes of functional restoration in patients with chronic spinal disability
    Donald D McGeary
    PRIDE Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Ave, Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine J 4:170-5. 2004
    ..However, there is a paucity of research on the role of smoking with regard to nonsurgical rehabilitation, but there exists a clear bias for believing that smoking is strongly associated with poor socioeconomic and psychosocial outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint A prospective one-year outcome study of interdisciplinary chronic pain management: compromising its efficacy by managed care policies
    Heather Robbins
    The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390, USA
    Anesth Analg 97:156-62, table of contents. 2003
    ..However, insurance carrier policies of contracting treatment "carve outs" significantly compromise the efficacy of this evidence-based, best standard of medical care treatment. This raises important medico-legal and ethical issues...
  19. doi request reprint Comparison of chronic occupational upper extremity versus lumbar disorders for differential disability-related outcomes and predictor variables
    Krista J Howard
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1002-9. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Development of a self-report screening instrument for assessing potential opioid medication misuse in chronic pain patients
    Laura L Adams
    The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 75390, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:440-59. 2004
    ..Future psychometric analyses will consider predictive validity and examine shortened versions of the instrument...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relevance of aerobic capacity measurements in the treatment of chronic work-related spinal disorders
    Elizabeth J Protas
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2158-66; discussion 2167. 2004
    ..Prospective cohort study of rehab program completers, comparing aerobic capacity data of chronic lumbar spinal disorder patients (CLSD) to that of chronic cervical spinal disorder (CCSD), collected from a tertiary care facility...
  22. pmc Correcting abnormal flexion-relaxation in chronic lumbar pain: responsiveness to a new biofeedback training protocol
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:403-9. 2010
    ....
  23. doi request reprint The clinical utility of the Multidimensional Pain Inventory (MPI) in characterizing chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders
    Yunhee Choi
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 23:239-47. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Prediction of failure to retain work 1 year after interdisciplinary functional restoration in occupational injuries
    Emily Brede
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:268-74. 2012
    ..To identify risk factors for work retention (a patients' ability to both obtain and retain employment) at 1 year after treatment for a chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorder (CDOMD)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in patients with chronic disabling occupational spinal disorders
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1156-62. 2006
    ..A prevalence study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Early intervention options for acute low back pain patients: a randomized clinical trial with one-year follow-up outcomes
    Travis Whitfill
    Division of Clinical Psychology, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 20:256-63. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to expand on these results by examining whether the addition of a work-transition component would further strengthen the effectiveness of this early intervention treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Testing minimal clinically important difference: consensus or conundrum?
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Spine J 10:321-7. 2010
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Failure to complete a functional restoration program for chronic musculoskeletal disorders: a prospective 1-year outcome study
    Timothy J Proctor
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX 76109 0528, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1509-15. 2005
    ..To compare comprehensively the likelihood of various socioeconomically relevant outcomes between functional restoration completers and noncompleters, while simultaneously identifying risk factors for noncompletion...
  29. ncbi request reprint Unremitting health-care-utilization outcomes of tertiary rehabilitation of patients with chronic musculoskeletal disorders
    Timothy J Proctor
    Productive Rehabilitation Institute of Dallas for Ergonomics PRIDE, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:62-9. 2004
    ..A prospective comparison cohort design was employed to assess characteristics and outcomes of these patients, all of whom were treated with the same interdisciplinary protocol...
  30. ncbi request reprint The pain disability questionnaire: a new psychometrically sound measure for chronic musculoskeletal disorders
    Christopher Anagnostis
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2290-302; discussion 2303. 2004
    ..The Pain Disability Questionnaire (PDQ) is a psychometric evaluation study of a new measure of functional status...
  31. pmc Higher opioid doses predict poorer functional outcome in patients with chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders
    Cindy L Kidner
    PRIDE Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Avenue 100, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:919-27. 2009
    ..In many such cases, long-term opioid use persists because of patient requests for ongoing pain relief. Little is known about the relationship between chronic opioid use and functional recovery in these patients...
  32. doi request reprint Validation of a consensus-based minimal clinically important difference (MCID) threshold using an objective functional external anchor
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA
    Spine J 13:889-93. 2013
    ..However, this MCID threshold has not been validated against an objective physical measure...
  33. pmc What is the best surface EMG measure of lumbar flexion-relaxation for distinguishing chronic low back pain patients from pain-free controls?
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 29:334-40. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine which surface electromyographic (SEMG) measures of FR best distinguish CLBP patients from pain-free control subjects. Standing SEMG and lumbar flexion range of motion (ROM) were also evaluated...
  34. doi request reprint What does/should the minimum clinically important difference measure? A reconsideration of its clinical value in evaluating efficacy of lumbar fusion surgery
    Robert J Gatchel
    University of Texas at Arlington, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 28:387-97. 2012
    ..Indeed, a basic concept behind the MCID was that statistically significant differences in measures did not necessarily reflect clinically meaningful benefits...
  35. ncbi request reprint Preliminary findings of a randomized controlled trial of an interdisciplinary military pain program
    Robert J Gatchel
    The University of Texas at Arlington, 501 S Nedderman Drive, No 313, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
    Mil Med 174:270-7. 2009
    ..These results clearly demonstrate the efficacy and military relevance of a FR program for active duty military personnel who have chronic musculoskeletal pain disorders...
  36. ncbi request reprint An opioid screening instrument: long-term evaluation of the utility of the Pain Medication Questionnaire
    Cara P Holmes
    The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Pain Pract 6:74-88. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Quantifying the lumbar flexion-relaxation phenomenon: theory, normative data, and clinical applications
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1435-46. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Gender-related differences in treatment outcomes for patients with musculoskeletal disorders
    Donald D McGeary
    Productive Rehabilitation Institute of Dallas for Ergonomics, Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Avenue, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine J 3:197-203. 2003
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Impact of functional restoration after anterior cervical fusion on chronic disability in work-related neck pain
    Tom G Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5701 Maple Avenue, 100, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    Spine J 2:267-73. 2002
    ..Although spine surgery has been alleged to be a cause of poor outcomes, such outcomes may be improved by appropriate postsurgical rehabilitation...
  40. doi request reprint Psychosocial differences between high-risk acute vs. chronic low back pain patients
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA
    Pain Pract 8:91-7. 2008
    ..These findings further support the importance of effectively managing emotional distress factors early, when treating musculoskeletal disorders such as low back pain...
  41. ncbi request reprint Biopsychosocial profiles of different pain diagnostic groups
    Skye Porter-Moffitt
    Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Pain 7:308-18. 2006
    ..Overall, though, besides the fibromyalgia group, there was a lack of differences among the other groups on the psychosocial measures...
  42. ncbi request reprint The pain disability questionnaire: relationship to one-year functional and psychosocial rehabilitation outcomes
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 16:75-94. 2006
    ..This is the first study to assess the predictive validity of the PDQ in its relationship to 1-year post-treatment work- and health-related outcomes in a chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorder (CDOMD) population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of an early intervention for patients with acute temporomandibular disorder-related pain: a one-year outcome study
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, 313 Life Science Building, 501 S Nedderman Drive, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:339-47. 2006
    ..The authors conducted a randomized clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of a biopsychosocial intervention for patients who were at high risk (HR) of progressing from acute to chronic temporomandibular disorder (TMD)-related pain...
  44. ncbi request reprint Presurgical Behavioral Medicine Evaluation (PBME) for implantable devices for pain management: a 1-year prospective study
    David R Heckler
    Department of Psychology, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA
    Pain Pract 7:110-22. 2007
    ..Lastly, nonparametric analysis indicated that there were significant differences among the groups on total risk factor scores as determined by the PBME algorithm...
  45. ncbi request reprint Additional validation of the pain medication questionnaire in a heterogeneous sample of chronic pain patients
    Amanda K Buelow
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Rehabilitation Counseling, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Pain Pract 9:428-34. 2009
    ..5% accuracy). Thus, this revised, shortened PMQ can aid physicians in assessing for potential medication misuse, allowing them to more closely monitor at-risk patients during pain management treatment...
  46. ncbi request reprint A clinical guide to surface-EMG-assisted stretching as an adjunct to chronic musculoskeletal pain rehabilitation
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Avenue 100, Dallas, Texas 75235, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 28:147-60. 2003
    ..A clinical protocol with case examples is presented...
  47. ncbi request reprint The relationships among depression, pain, and masticatory functioning in temporomandibular disorder patients
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    J Orofac Pain 20:288-96. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of comorbid depression and pain on an early biopsychosocial intervention for acute temporomandibular disorder (TMD) patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint High pain ratings predict treatment failure in chronic occupational musculoskeletal disorders
    Donald D McGeary
    Productive Rehabilitation Institute of Dallas for Ergonomics PRIDE Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Avenue, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:317-25. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the ability of pain intensity ratings, measured with a visual analog scale, to predict rehabilitation outcomes and to identify patients who are "at risk" for a poor outcome...
  49. pmc The Central Sensitization Inventory (CSI): establishing clinically significant values for identifying central sensitivity syndromes in an outpatient chronic pain sample
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Pain 14:438-45. 2013
    ..86, sensitivity = 81%, specificity = 75%)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Psychological evaluation of the spine patient
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019 0528, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:107-12. 2008
    ..This stepwise assessment approach significantly aids in yielding evidence-based outcomes as well as in identifying the patient who may be most recalcitrant to treatment intervention...
  51. ncbi request reprint MMPI disability profile: the least known, most useful screen for psychopathology in chronic occupational spinal disorders
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, Box 19528, 501 South Nedderman Drive, Ste 313, Arlington, TX 76019 0528, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2973-8. 2006
    ..Prospective study on predicting psychopathology in chronic occupational spinal disorders (COSDs)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Improvement in postoperative and nonoperative spinal patients on a self-report measure of disability: the Spinal Function Sort (SFS)
    Richard C Robinson
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 13:107-13. 2003
    ..It provides a time-efficient method for evaluating a patient's functional status...
  53. pmc The lack of association between changes in functional outcomes and work retention in a chronic disabling occupational spinal disorder population: implications for the minimum clinical important difference
    Hilary D Wilson
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:474-80. 2011
    ....
  54. pmc The development and psychometric validation of the central sensitization inventory
    Tom G Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Pain Pract 12:276-85. 2012
    ..001). Taken together, these 2 studies demonstrate the psychometric strength, clinical utility, and the initial construct validity of the CSI in evaluating CS-related clinical symptoms in chronic pain populations. ..
  55. doi request reprint Effects of presenteeism in chronic occupational musculoskeletal disorders: stay at work is validated
    Krista J Howard
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:724-31. 2009
    ..The present study takes a new approach to understanding how presenteeism relates to chronic pain or disability patient outcomes...
  56. doi request reprint The Comprehensive Muscular Activity Profile (CMAP): its high sensitivity, specificity and overall classification rate for detecting submaximal effort on functional capacity testing
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 19:49-55. 2009
    ..activity profile (CMAP)-by addressing the following question: can the CMAP accurately document whether a subject is exerting appropriate muscular effort during range-of-motion and lifting testing, or is submaximum effort being exerted?..
  57. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain and psychopathology: research findings and theoretical considerations
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:773-86. 2002
    ..In addition, this article will explore how each of these disorders are expressed within the context of chronic pain, with a consideration of both diagnostic and treatment issues...
  58. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of treatments for temporomandibular disorders: biopsychosocial intervention versus treatment as usual
    Anna Wright Stowell
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390 9189, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:202-8. 2007
    ..The authors conducted a randomized clinical trial to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of a biopsychosocial intervention with patients who are at high risk (HR) of progressing from acute to chronic TMD-related pain...
  59. ncbi request reprint Biopsychosocial differences between high-risk and low-risk patients with acute TMD-related pain
    Anna R Wright
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas 75390 9044, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:474-83. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to use a biopsychosocial perspective to characterize patients who were identified as being at high risk, or HR, of progressing from acute to chronic jaw-related pain...
  60. ncbi request reprint Are gender, marital status or parenthood risk factors for outcome of treatment for chronic disabling spinal disorders?
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, PO Box 19528, 501 S Nedderman Dr Ste 313, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 15:191-201. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Is obesity overrated as a "risk factor" for poor outcomes in chronic occupational spinal disorders?
    Tom Mayer
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2967-72. 2006
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  62. pmc The prevalence of comorbid symptoms of central sensitization syndrome among three different groups of temporomandibular disorder patients
    Kara M Lorduy
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, U S A
    Pain Pract 13:604-13. 2013
    ..Additionally, TMD group differences in pain and pain-related disability were assessed, as well as emotional distress...
  63. pmc Evidence-informed management of chronic low back pain with functional restoration
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    Spine J 8:65-9. 2008
    ..It is hoped that articles in this special focus issue will be informative and aid in decision making for the many stakeholders evaluating nonsurgical interventions for CLBP...
  64. doi request reprint Fibromyalgia syndrome in chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders: prevalence, risk factors, and posttreatment outcomes
    Krista J Howard
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:1186-91. 2010
    ..To identify the prevalence, risk factors, and treatment outcomes of patients with chronic disabling occupational musculoskeletal disorders (CDOMD) who met criteria for fibromyalgia...
  65. ncbi request reprint A cost-utility analysis of chronic spinal pain treatment outcomes: converting SF-36 data into quality-adjusted life years
    Alyson Lieban Hatten
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin J Pain 22:700-11. 2006
    ..In addition, it expands upon previously published data evaluating the efficacy of interdisciplinary pain management in relation to medication management...
  66. ncbi request reprint Challenges to early prevention and intervention: personal experiences with adherence
    Carla Pulliam
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390 8898, USA
    Clin J Pain 19:114-20. 2003
    ..An additional goal is to provide recommendations, based on the authors' experience, on how best to overcome these potential obstacles for future research...
  67. ncbi request reprint Theory and rationale for surface EMG-assisted stretching as an adjunct to chronic musculoskeletal pain rehabilitation
    Randy Neblett
    PRIDE Research Foundation, 5701 Maple Avenue 100, Dallas, Texas 75235, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 28:139-46. 2003
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint The biopsychosocial approach to chronic pain: scientific advances and future directions
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76063, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:581-624. 2007
    ....
  69. doi request reprint Evidence-based outcomes in pain research and clinical practice
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    Pain Pract 8:452-60. 2008
    ..The discussion within each section highlights the unique constructs measured by each category of outcome measure and highlights their consistency with current evidence-based guidelines and knowledge from pain research...
  70. ncbi request reprint The management of secondary gain and loss in medicolegal settings: strengths and weaknesses
    Jeffrey Dersh
    The Productive Rehabilitation Institute of Dallas for Ergonomics PRIDE, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Occup Rehabil 14:267-79. 2004
    ..These shortcomings, and methods for overcoming them, are discussed. The overall purpose of this paper is to improve the health-care provider's ability to identify and manage both simple and complex secondary gain issues...
  71. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of chronic pain and mental health disorders: the biopsychosocial perspective
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019 0528, USA
    Am Psychol 59:795-805. 2004
  72. pmc Evidence-informed management of chronic low back pain with cognitive behavioral therapy
    Robert J Gatchel
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    Spine J 8:40-4. 2008
    ..It is hoped that articles in this special focus issue will be informative and aid in decision making for the many stakeholders evaluating nonsurgical interventions for CLBP...
  73. doi request reprint Management and interpretation of data obtained from clinical trials in pain management
    Brian R Theodore
    Department of Psychology, College of Science, The University of Texas at Arlington, Texas 76019 0528, USA
    Pain Pract 8:461-72. 2008
    ..Finally, the concept of the effect size as an important complement to statistical significance and how the various types of effect size measures can be interpreted within the context of a clinical trial are discussed...
  74. ncbi request reprint The million visual analog scale: its utility for predicting tertiary rehabilitation outcomes
    Christopher Anagnostis
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:1051-60. 2003
    ..A longitudinal cohort study involving 1749 patients with chronically disabling spine disorder (CDSD) who underwent tertiary rehabilitation investigated the relation between the Million Visual Analog Scale (MVAS) score and treatment outcome...
  75. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of psychiatric disorders in patients with chronic work-related musculoskeletal pain disability
    Jeffrey Dersh
    PRIDE Research Foundation, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:459-68. 2002
    ..Failure to follow a biopsychosocial approach to treatment will likely contribute to prolonged pain disability in a substantial number of these patients...
  76. ncbi request reprint The impact on health-related quality of life from non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, methotrexate, or steroids in treatment for juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Russ Riddle
    Department of Psychology, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 31:262-71. 2006
    ..To assess and compare the impact of medication treatments on health-related quality of life (HRQOL), family function, and medical status in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  77. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of injured workers with chronic pain: a stage of change phenomenon
    Yan Wen Xu
    Functional Assessment and Work Rehabilitation, Guangdong Provincial Work Rehabilitation Centre, Guangzhou, China
    J Occup Rehabil 17:727-42. 2007
    ..This study was designed to explore the stages of change involved in return to work (RTW) for a group of workers who had been suffering from chronic pain...
  78. ncbi request reprint Relationship between early opioid prescribing for acute occupational low back pain and disability duration, medical costs, subsequent surgery and late opioid use
    Barbara S Webster
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Center for Disability Research, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2127-32. 2007
    ..Retrospective cohort study of workers' compensation (WC) claims with acute disabling low back pain (LBP)...
  79. ncbi request reprint Difficulties inherent in the interpretation and performance of randomized controlled clinical trials
    Scott Haldeman
    Spine J 4:241-7. 2004
  80. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a visual analog version of the QuickDASH
    Leonard N Matheson
    Program in Occupational Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1782-7. 2006
    ..The present study investigated the reliability of the new version over time when used for the evaluation of patients undergoing treatment...
  81. ncbi request reprint Predicting opioid misuse by chronic pain patients: a systematic review and literature synthesis
    Dennis C Turk
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:497-508. 2008
    ..Opioids can provide relief for people with chronic pain. However, a minority may develop aberrant drug behaviors. A critical issue is identifying "at-risk" patients...
  82. ncbi request reprint Spine care and depression
    Robert J Gatchel
    Spine J 2:228-9. 2002
  83. ncbi request reprint Cochrane collaboration-based reviews of health-care interventions: are they unequivocal and valid scientifically, or simply nihilistic?
    Robert J Gatchel
    Spine J 2:315-9. 2002
  84. ncbi request reprint A fair and balanced view of spine fusion surgery
    Thomas J Errico
    Spine J 4:S129-38. 2004