Effect of depressive symptoms on perceived disability in patients with chronic shoulder pain
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, 05/24/2012Roh YH et al.
Degrees of depressive symptoms were found to be significantly associated with higher symptom scores and greater disability in patients with chronic shoulder pain. Although a large proportion of perceived disability remains unexplained, perceived disability in patients with chronic shoulder pain was found to be strongly influenced by depressive symptoms.
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