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Table 11.

Patient-Reported Outcome Measures for Assessing Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain4

Pain characteristicsFunctional abilityQuality of lifePsychological factors
Verbal Rating Scale
Numeric Rating Scale
Patient Specific Functional Scale (PSFS)17Medical Outcomes Study Short Form Health Survey (SF-36)Beck Depression Inventory
Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ9)
Visual Analog ScalePain Disability IndexGlobal Well-Being Scale74Profile of Mood States
Neuropathic Pain Scale
Central Sensitization Inventory51,61,101
Brief Pain InventoryEuroQol
PROMIS Global Health
Coping Strategies Questionnaire
PTSD Checklist-Specific Version
Alcohol/drug dependency: CAGE-AID102
Tools for assessing specific types of pain (low back, etc.) are shown in those sections Only tools for assessing general chronic pain rather than those for specific locations (low back, etc.) are shown.