Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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The Association Between Constipation or Stool Consistency and Pain Severity in Patients With Chronic Pain

Young-Chang Arai 1 , 2 , Yukiko Shiro 1 , 3 , * , Yasushi Funak 4 , Kunio Kasugaii 4 , Yusuke Omichi 1 , Hiroki Sakurai 1 , Takako Matsubara 1 , Masayuki Inoue 1 , 2 , Kazuhiro Shimo 1 , 2 , Hironori Saisu 1 , Tatsunori Ikemoto 1 , 2 , Keiko Owari 1 , Makoto Nishihara 1 and Takahiro Ushida 1 , 2
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1 Multidisciplinary Pain Center, Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Japan
2 Institute of Physical Fitness, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Japan
3 Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences, Nagoya Gakuin University, Seto, Aichi, Japan
4 Department of Gastroenterology, School of Medicine, Aichi Medical University, Nagakute, Japan
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: August 2018, 8 (4); e69275
  • Published Online: August 11, 2018
  • Article Type: Brief Report
  • Received: April 10, 2018
  • Revised: June 1, 2018
  • Accepted: August 3, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.69275

To Cite: Arai Y, Shiro Y, Funak Y, Kasugaii K, Omichi Y, et al. The Association Between Constipation or Stool Consistency and Pain Severity in Patients With Chronic Pain, Anesth Pain Med. 2018 ; 8(4):e69275. doi: 10.5812/aapm.69275.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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