Core outcome measures for chronic pain clinical trials: IMMPACT recommendations

Robert H. Dworkin, Dennis C. Turk, John T. Farrar, Jennifer A. Haythornthwaite, Mark P. Jensen, Nathaniel P. Katz, Robert D. Kerns, Gerold Stucki, Robert R. Allen, Nicholas Bellamy, Daniel B. Carr, Julie Chandler, Penney Cowan, Raymond Dionne, Bradley S. Galer, Sharon Hertz, Alejandro R. Jadad, Lynn D. Kramer, Donald C. Manning, Susan MartinCynthia G. McCormick, Michael P. McDermott, Patrick McGrath, Steve Quessy, Bob A. Rappaport, Wendye Robbins, James P. Robinson, Margaret Rothman, Mike A. Royal, Lee Simon, Joseph W. Stauffer, Wendy Stein, Jane Tollett, Joachim Wernicke, James Witter

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

2152 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)9-19
Number of pages11
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Jan 2005


  • Adverse events
  • Assessment
  • Chronic pain
  • Clinical trials
  • Emotional functioning
  • Global ratings
  • Health-related quality of life
  • Outcomes
  • Physical functioning
  • Randomized controlled trials

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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