Negative emotions of anxiety and depression in Chinese patients with chronic somatic pain
ZHAO Xue-jun1, FU Zhi-jian1, SONG Wen-ge1, ZHAO Gui-fang2, CHENG Cong3 (1.Department of Pain Management, Shandong Provincial Hospital, Jinan 250021, Shandong, China; 2.Department of Psychiatry, Shandong Mental Health Center, Jinan 250014, Shandong,China; 3.Department of Preventive Medicine, Taishan Medical College, Tai'an 271000, Shandong, China)
Objective: To investigate the percentage and related factors of chronic somatic pain related negative emotions of anxiety and depression in Chinese. Methods: A multi-center epidemiological survey on chronic somatic pain related negative emotions of anxiety and depression was conducted in 6 hospitals in Shanghai, Shandong, Henan and Guangdong. All patients were asked to complete a questionnaire independently under the direction of a specially trained doctor. All data were analysed by SPSS10.0. Results: Two hundred and forty-six cases were involved in the survey. The percentage of anxiety and depression was 30.89% and 38.62%, respectively. The strongly influencing factors for anxiety emotion included depression emotion, family relation, duration of pain, body mass index (BMI) and instrumental activities of daily living scale (IADL).Similarly, for depression emotion, the more important factors were anxiety emotion, ability of social contact, pain intensity and ability of emotional control. Conclusion: The negative emotions of anxiety and depression in chronic somatic pain patients are rather serious, which are related to many factors and should be paid more attention to.
【CateGory Index】： R749.2