Expansion of listening experience with use of the PRACTICE tool for voluntary assistance of patients with chronic orofacial pain

Authors

  • Helen Conceição Moreira Camargos Universidade José do Rosário Vellano
  • Karina Viana Brandão Universidade José do Rosário Vellano
  • Luiz Paulo Nunes Ferreira Tomaz Universidade José do Rosário Vellano
  • Ariovaldo Alberto da Silva Júnior Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  • Paulo Henrique Faleiro dos Santos Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.48208/HeadacheMed.2013.16

Keywords:

Chronic pain, PRACTICE tool, Expansion of listening

Abstract

Background and Objectives: Chronic pain affects approximately 30% of the world population and requires considerable insight to the doctor to confirm a diagnosis which would establish relations between expressions painful and what is behind them. This paper aims to describe the experience of a group of medical students, in enlargement exercise of listening to patients with chronic pain. Method: Experience report of medical students who were entered in a multidisciplinary team and met as volunteers for more than two years, patients with chronic pain, using series of interviews as the tool PRACTICE. Results: PRACTICE proved useful tool to guide the interview, which required more time when compared to an interview without their use. Students felt more prepared to address patient with chronic pain in their future professional practice. Conclusion: The expansion of listening should be considered for treatment of patients with chronic pain and should be encouraged even in the period of medical training. PRACTICE The tool can assist the expansion of listening to patients with chronic pain.

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Author Biographies

Helen Conceição Moreira Camargos, Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Discente do 5º ano do curso de Medicina na Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Karina Viana Brandão, Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Discente do 5º ano do curso de Medicina na Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Luiz Paulo Nunes Ferreira Tomaz, Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Discente do 5º ano do curso de Medicina na Universidade José do Rosário Vellano

Ariovaldo Alberto da Silva Júnior, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Docente, Doutor em Neurologia pela Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais – UFMG

Paulo Henrique Faleiro dos Santos, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Psicólogo, Mestre em Psicologia pela Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais – UFMG

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Published

31/12/2013

How to Cite

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Camargos HCM, Brandão KV, Tomaz LPNF, Silva Júnior AA da, Santos PHF dos. Expansion of listening experience with use of the PRACTICE tool for voluntary assistance of patients with chronic orofacial pain. HM [Internet]. 2013 Dec. 31 [cited 2021 Oct. 24];4(4):85-90. Available from: https://headachemedicine.com.br/index.php/hm/article/view/385

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