TITLE

A pain consultation clinic for women

AUTHOR(S)
Seeman, Mary V.; Gordon, Allan S.
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;08/25/98, Vol. 159 Issue 4, p382
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the usefulness of pain consultation clinics for women. The pilot study at the Craniofacial Pain Research Unit of Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, Ontario; Common presenting conditions, including temperomandibular disorder; Women being more likely than men to complain of somatic problems; The exploration of pain or dysfunction through psychiatric consultation; Themes like mothering, aging, and caring for others surfacing during consultation.
ACCESSION #
1023208

 

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