Developing an Online Therapeutic Intervention for Chronic Pain in Veterans
Erin D Reilly
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October 2018 -
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Chronic pain is a serious concern that disproportionately affects Veterans compared to the general public; Veterans are diagnosed with CP at particularly high rates (47 – 56%) with a 40% greater rate of severe pain than non-Veterans. Veterans with chronic pain face numerous negative functional outcomes, including decreased ability to complete daily work activities, less social support from and closeness with family members, increased chronic health conditions (e.g., cancer, heart disease), and h...