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Emergency Department patients with Musculoskeletal Pain - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to understand what causes people to have persistent pain in their muscles, bones, ligaments, tendons,or nerves. We will also work with people to think about if their current way for managing pain are working and help them find better strategies for coping with pain in order to reducing pain, disability and distress.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Musculoskeletal Pain

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults going to the ER with musculoskeletal pain

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
- Complete questionnaires at your emergency room (ER) visit
- Complete questionnaires via email or over the phone at 1 week, 1 month, and 3 months after your ER visit

Study Details

Full Title
Psychosocial Predictors of Persistent Musculoskeletal Pain in Emergency Department Patients
Principal Investigator
Emergency Medicine Specialist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00103292
Phase N/A
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center