Relationship between kinesiophobia and pain, quality of life, functional status, disease activity, mobility, and depression in patients with ankylosing spondylitis


Oskay D., Tuna Z., Düzgün İ., Elbasan B., Yakut Y., Tufan A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.5, pp.1340-1347, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1702-93
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1340-1347
  • Keywords: Ankylosing spondylitis, quality of life, kinesiophobia, functional status, CHRONIC MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN, FEAR-AVOIDANCE BELIEFS, LOW-BACK-PAIN, TURKISH VERSION, TAMPA SCALE, SPONDYLOARTHRITIS, DISABILITY, INDEX, BATH, CONSEQUENCES
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: Our aim was to investigate the association of kinesiophobia with pain, quality of life, clinical measures, and depression in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS).