Self-efficacy is more important than fear of movement in mediating the relationship between pain and disability in chronic low back pain

Luciola da Cunha Menezes Costa*, Christopher G. Maher, James H. McAuley, Mark J. Hancock, Rob J. E. M. Smeets

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153 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)213-219
JournalEuropean Journal of Pain
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2011


  • Self-efficacy
  • Fear of movement
  • Mediation analysis
  • Low back pain

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