J Nerv Ment Dis 2021 Sep 10. Epub 2021 Sep 10.
Psychiatry Residency Program, Oman Medical Speciality Board Department of Behavioural Medicine, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital Department of Orthopaedics, Khoula Hospital, Ministry of Health Department of Pain Medicine, Royal Hospital, Ministry of Health Department of Pain Medicine, Sultan Qaboos University Hospital Sultan Qaboos Comprehensive Cancer Care and Research Centre Studies and Research Section, Oman Medical Speciality Board, Muscat, Oman School of Social Sciences, Department of Psychology, London Metropolitan University, London, United Kingdom.
Abstract: This cross-sectional study examined the factors associated with depression among people with chronic pain (PwCP) attending specialized pain clinics in Muscat, Oman. Two-hundred eighty-seven participants were recruited for the study, and univariate analyses were used to investigate the difference between individuals who scored above/below the cutoff points for depressive symptoms. A multiple regression analysis was used to detect the independent predictors. Read More