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Table 1 Baseline demographic information

From: Depicting individual responses to physical therapist led chronic pain self-management support with pain science education and exercise in primary health care: multiple case studies

Pair High attendance, little change Low attendance High attendance, positive change
Participant 1 2 3 4 5 6
Age 48 36 47 51 49 45
Sex Male Female Female Male Male Female
Education High school diploma High school diploma High school diploma High school diploma Less than high school diploma Less than high school diploma
Duration of pain 5 years 12 years 20 years 5 years 31 years 28 years
Area of pain Primary concern: left hip Primary concern: widespread pain including - headaches, bilateral shoulders, wrists, lower back and legs Primary concern: low back with referral into legs Primary concern: left shoulder, arm, wrist, and hand Primary concern: low back with referral into legs Primary concern: bilateral shoulders
Secondary concerns: neck, right knee Secondary concern: upper back and neck Secondary concern: headaches, right shoulder, arm, and hand Secondary concerns: headaches, neck, bilateral shoulder, arm, hand, foot, and ankle Secondary concerns, left elbow, wrist, and hand, lower back, bilateral hips and knees
Diagnosis reported by participant OA FM Disc herniation FM, CRPS No diagnosis FM, OA
Medications Acetaminophen, Gabapentin, Oxycodone, Percocet, Celexa, Gabapentin, Lorazapam, Methadone, Olanzapine Bisoprolol, Carbamazepine, Celecoxib, Clonazepam, Domperidone, Gabapentin, Mirtazapine, Tolterodine, Venlafaxine Bisoprolol, Crestor, Cymbalta, Diclofenac, Hydromorphone, Plavix, Rabeprazole, None Celebrex, Cymbalta, Duvoid, Hydrochlorothiazide, Propranolol, Quetiapine
Comorbidities None Anxiety, Depression, PTSD Anxiety, Depression, Hypertension, Urinary incontinence Depression, Hypertension, Gastric reflux None Depression, Diabetes, Hypertension
  1. OA Osteoarthritis, FM Fibromyalgia, CRPS Complex regional pain syndrome, PTSD Post-traumatic stress disorder