Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Preventing Chronic Post-Surgical Pain and Prolonged Opioid Use: The Perioperative Pain Self-Management Program|
||Iowa City, IA
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||Health Services R&D
|| August 2021 -
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Background: Surgery can precipitate the development of both chronic pain and long-term opioid use. Preoperative psychological distress is a risk factor for poor post-surgical outcomes. Strategies are needed to augment perioperative pharmacotherapeutic management of pain with non-pharmacologic strategies to optimize post-operative outcomes. Psychological interventions such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) can effectively reduce distress and improve functioning among patients with chronic pai...
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