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Dialectical behavioral therapy in high risk orthopaedic trauma patients

Principal Investigator

Ida Gitajn

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Psychological factors can affect the experience of pain and functional recovery from orthopedic injury. The purpose of this study is to examine the effect of brief Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), a form of psychotherapy, on changing thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that can cause problems in daily living and interfere with recovery from orthopedic injury in patients who are at high risk for chronic pain and disability.



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  • Lebanon

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