Kurt Kroenke, MD; Erin E. Krebs, MD; Jingwei Wu, MS; Zhangsheng Yu, PhD; Neale R. Chumbler, PhD; Matthew J. Bair, MD
JAMA. 2014;312(3):240-248. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.7689.
Importance: Chronic musculoskeletal pain is among the most prevalent, costly, and disabling medical disorders. However, few clinical trials have examined interventions to improve chronic pain in primary care.
Objective: To determine the effectiveness of a telecare intervention for chronic pain.