What physicians should know about spirituality and chronic pain
Department of Psychiatry
Medical Subject Headings
Chronic Disease; Humans; Pain; *Physician's Practice Patterns; Physician-Patient Relations; Religion and Medicine; *Spirituality
Summary: When assessing and treating patients with pain, physicians may benefit from attending to patients’ descriptions of how they use spiritual and religious resources to cope with pain.
Wachholtz, Amy B. and Keefe, Francis J., "What physicians should know about spirituality and chronic pain" (2006). Psychiatry Publications and Presentations. 532.