Brief intervention effective for children with abdominal pain

01/6/2013 | DoctorsLounge.com

Participation in a short social learning and cognitive behavioral therapy program for children with persistent abdominal pain showed significant decreases in severity of symptoms and better pain-coping responses 12 months later, a study found. Researchers noted that parental solicitous responses to children's symptoms and maladaptive beliefs on pediatric pain were lower among parents in the therapy intervention than those who received education and support. The findings appear in the journal JAMA Pediatrics.

View Full Article in:

DoctorsLounge.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Diagnostic Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Test Technician
Roche
Marlborough, MA
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ridgefield, CT