This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: psychological, or both) Referred pain Pain that is felt in one part of the body but is in another area of the body. Pain in the shoulder could be caused by gallstones. physiological Organic pain Pain that is caused by a disorder. both Pain disorder (somatoform disorder) The pain a person feels comes from a psychological issue. psychological Phantom limb pain A pain that coms from a body part that is not there. Its once said that the pain was psychological, but now its a real sensation, which comes from the spinal cord and brain. Psychogenic pain A pain disorder that is associated with psychological issues. psychological References Kalb, C., Springen, K., Raymond, J., & Underwood, A. (2003, May 15). Taking a New Look at Pain. Newsweek (Atlantic Edition ), 141 (20). Retrieved April 5, 2007, from EBSCOhost. Sarafino, E. P. (2006). Health psychology: Biopsychosocial interactions (5th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. HCA 250...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 03/18/2011 for the course HCA 250 taught by Professor Robbiejohnson during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Fall '10