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2019 Jul-Aug

Pain Rep



The relationship between guarding, pain, and emotion.


Olugbade T, Bianchi-Berthouze N, de Williams ACC
Pain Rep. 2019 Jul-Aug; 4(4):e770.
PMID: 31579861.


Pain-related behavior in people with chronic pain is often overlooked in a focus on increasing the amount of activity, yet it may limit activity and maintain pain and disability. Targeting it in treatment requires better understanding of the role of beliefs, emotion, and pain in pain behavior.