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ACE Report #12196
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

No effect of CBT-based patient education on pain outcomes in TKA patients with pain catastrophizing

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

No effect of cognitive behavioral patient education for patients with pain catastrophizing before total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial.

Acta Orthop. 2020 Feb;91(1):98-103.

Contributing Authors: M Stilling I Mechlenburg TB Hansen S Birch

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Sixty patients with knee osteoarthritis scheduled for total knee arthroplasty and presenting with moderate-to-high pain catastrophizing scores were included in this study comparing a cognitive behavioural therapy-based education program to control. The primary outcome of interest was Visual Analog Scale (VAS) pain scores during activity at 12 months. Secondary outcomes of interest included VAS pai...

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