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To assess the prevalence of chronic neck pain(CNP), chronic low back pain(CLBP) and migraine among Spanish adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease(COPD) compared with non-COPD subjects matched by age and sex; and to identify predictors for each of these types of pains among COPD-sufferers.
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Name: The Clinical journal of pain
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Facilities providing diagnostic, therapeutic, and palliative services for patients with severe chronic pain. These may be free-standing clinics or hospital-based and serve ambulatory or inpatient populations. The approach is usually multidisciplinary. These clinics are often referred to as "acute pain services". (From Br Med Bull 1991 Jul;47(3):762-85)
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