What physicians should know about spirituality and chronic pain
Department of Psychiatry
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.
DOI of Published Version
South Med J. 2006 Oct;99(10):1174-5. DOI 10.1097/01.smj.0000242813.97953.1c
Southern medical journal
Wachholtz, Amy B. and Keefe, Francis J., "What physicians should know about spirituality and chronic pain" (2006). Psychiatry Publications and Presentations. 532.