Identifying potential predictors of pain-related disability in Turkish patients with chronic temporomandibular disorder pain


Ozdemir-Karatas M., Peker K., Balik A., Uysal O. , Tuncer E. B.

JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN, cilt.14, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 14
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/1129-2377-14-17
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN

Özet

Background: The aims of this study were to examine whether patients' psychosocial profiles influence the location of pain, and to identify the clinical and psychosocial predictors of high levels of pain-related disability in temporomandibular disorders (TMD) patients with chronic pain at least 6 months in duration.