Fear-avoidance model of chronic pain: the next generation
Crombez, Geert × Eccleston, Christopher Van Damme, Stefaan Vlaeyen, Johan Karoly, Paul #
The Clinical Journal of Pain vol:28 issue:6 pages:475-483
: The fear-avoidance (FA) model of chronic pain describes how individuals experiencing acute pain may become trapped into a vicious circle of chronic disability and suffering. We propose to extend the FA model by adopting a motivational perspective on chronic pain and disability.