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Pain Res Manag


Cross-Cultural Validation of the English Chronic Pain Myth Scale in Emergency Nurses.


Martorella G, Lacasse A, Kostic M, Schluck G
Pain Res Manag. 2019; 2019:1926987.
PMID: 31001368.


Utilization of the emergency department (ED) by patients seeking relief from chronic pain (CP) has increased. These patients often face stigmatization, and the ED is no exception. The French-Canadian Chronic Pain Myth Scale (CPMS) was developed to evaluate common societal misconceptions about CP including among healthcare providers. To our knowledge, no tool of this nature is available in English.