Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Pain Research and Treatment
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 940675, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/940675
Research Article

Classifying Patients with Chronic Pelvic Pain into Levels of Biopsychosocial Dysfunction Using Latent Class Modeling of Patient Reported Outcome Measures

1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44304, USA
2Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
3Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, College of Public Health, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA

Received 20 April 2015; Accepted 13 July 2015

Academic Editor: Anna Maria Aloisi

Copyright © 2015 Bradford W. Fenton et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. B. W. Fenton, S. F. Grey, M. Reichenbach, M. McCarroll, and V. Von Gruenigen, “Phenotyping chronic pelvic pain based on latent class modeling of physical examination,” Pain Research and Treatment, vol. 2013, Article ID 891301, 9 pages, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. M. Braš, V. Dordević, R. Gregurek, and M. Bulajić, “Neurobiological and clinical relationship between psychiatric disorders and chronic pain,” Psychiatria Danubina, vol. 22, no. 2, pp. 221–226, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. B. W. Fenton, L. Brobeck, E. Witten, and V. Von Gruenigen, “Chronic pelvic pain syndrome-related diagnoses in an outpatient office setting,” Gynecologic and Obstetric Investigation, vol. 74, no. 1, pp. 64–67, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. A. C. Carle, D. Cella, L. Cai et al., “Advancing PROMIS's methodology: results of the Third Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Psychometric Summit,” Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 677–684, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. B. W. Fenton, P. Palmieri, G. Diantonio, and V. Vongruenigen, “Application of patient-reported outcomes measurement information system to chronic pelvic pain,” Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 189–193, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. National Cancer Institute, Cancer Staging, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Md, USA, 2013.
  7. P. D. McGorry, B. Nelson, S. Goldstone, and A. R. Yung, “Clinical staging: a heuristic and practical strategy for new research and better health and social outcomes for psychotic and related mood disorders,” Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 55, no. 8, pp. 486–497, 2010. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. R. B. Fillingim, S. Bruehl, R. H. Dworkin et al., “The ACTTION-American Pain Society Pain Taxonomy (AAPT): an evidence-based and multidimensional approach to classifying chronic pain conditions,” The Journal of Pain, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 241–249, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. P. W. Andersen, “More is different,” Science, vol. 177, no. 4047, pp. 393–396, 1972. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. R. Gershon, N. E. Rothrock, R. T. Hanrahan, L. J. Jansky, M. Harniss, and W. Riley, “The development of a clinical outcomes survey research application: assessment center,” Quality of Life Research, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 677–685, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. P. Spinhoven, B. W. Penninx, M. Hickendorff, A. M. van Hemert, D. P. Bernstein, and B. M. Elzinga, “Childhood trauma questionnaire: factor structure, measurement invariance, and validity across emotional disorders,” Psychological Assessment, vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 717–729, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. E. B. Foa and D. F. Tolin, “Comparison of the PTSD symptom scale-interview version and the clinician-administered PTSD scale,” Journal of Traumatic Stress, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 181–191, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. A. Osman, F. X. Barrios, P. M. Gutierrez, B. A. Kopper, T. Merrifield, and L. Grittmann, “The pain catastrophizing scale: further psychometric evaluation with adult samples,” Journal of Behavioral Medicine, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 351–365, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. K. Masyn, “Latent class analysis and financial mixture modeling,” in The Oxford Handbook of Quantitative Methods, Volume 2: Statistical Analysis, T. D. Little, Ed., pp. 551–611, Oxford University Press, New York, NY, USA, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  15. J. K. Vermunt and J. Magidson, “Latent class duster analysis,” in Applied Latent Class Analysis, J. A. Hagenaars and A. L. McCutcheon, Eds., pp. 89–106, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2002. View at Google Scholar
  16. B. W. Fenton, S. Grey, M. McCarroll, and V. Von Gruenigen, “Clinical phenotype strongly validates class membership in staging chronic pelvic pain,” Obstetrics & Gynecology, vol. 123, supplement 1, article 27S, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. S.-Y. Kim, “Determining the number of latent classes in single- and multiphase growth mixture models,” Structural Equation Modeling, vol. 21, no. 2, pp. 263–279, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. G. Celeux and G. Soromenho, “An entropy criterion for assessing the number of clusters in a mixture model,” Journal of Classification, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 195–212, 1996. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. L. K. Muthen and B. O. Muthen, Mplus User's Guide, Muthén & Muthén, Los Angeles, Calif, USA, 2012.
  20. S. Magasi, G. Ryan, D. Revicki et al., “Content validity of patient-reported outcome measures: perspectives from a PROMIS meeting,” Quality of Life Research, vol. 21, no. 5, pp. 739–746, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. L. Frank, E. Basch, and J. V. Selby, “The PCORI perspective on patient-centered outcomes research,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 312, no. 15, pp. 1513–1514, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. P. A. Smith, “BDNF: no gain without pain?” Neuroscience, vol. 283, pp. 107–123, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  23. P. Hansson, “Translational aspects of central sensitization induced by primary afferent activity: what it is and what it is not,” Pain, vol. 155, no. 10, pp. 1932–1934, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  24. B. W. Fenton, “Limbic associated pelvic pain: a hypothesis to explain the diagnostic relationships and features of patients with chronic pelvic pain,” Medical Hypotheses, vol. 69, no. 2, pp. 282–286, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  25. J. De Maeyer, C. van Nieuwenhuizen, I. L. Bongers, E. Broekaert, and W. Vanderplasschen, “Profiles of quality of life in opiate-dependent individuals after starting methadone treatment: a latent class analysis,” International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 342–350, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  26. J. B. Reese, A. Blackford, J. Sussman et al., “Cancer patients' function, symptoms and supportive care needs: a latent class analysis across cultures,” Quality of Life Research, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 135–146, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  27. J. R. Landis, D. A. Williams, M. S. Lucia et al., “The MAPP research network: design, patient characterization and operations,” BMC Urology, vol. 14, no. 1, article 58, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  28. B. D. Darnall, J. A. Sturgeon, M.-C. Kao, J. M. Hah, and S. C. Mackey, “From catastrophizing to recovery: a pilot study of a single-session treatment for pain catastrophizing,” Journal of Pain Research, vol. 7, pp. 219–226, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  29. M. A. Gupta, “Review of somatic symptoms in post-traumatic stress disorder,” International Review of Psychiatry, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 86–99, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  30. N. Afari, S. M. Ahumada, L. J. Wright et al., “Psychological trauma and functional somatic syndromes: a systematic review and meta-analysis,” Psychosomatic Medicine, vol. 76, no. 1, pp. 2–11, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus