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Table 1 Demographic data of pain patients.

From: Lack of interchangeability between visual analogue and verbal rating pain scales: a cross sectional description of pain etiology groups

  Pain etiology group   
  Chronic/idiopathic, n = 30 (women, n = 13) Nociceptive, n = 31 (women, n = 15) Neuropathic, n = 19 (women, n = 8)
Age, mean (SD), years 42.8 (10.6) 40.0 (14.2) 47.3 (12.7)
Duration of pain, months, n (%)    
0–3   8 (26) 1 (5)
4–6   6 (19)  
7–12   5 (16) 3 (16)
> 12 30 (100) 12 (39) 15 (79)
Patients prescribed with analgesics, n (%) 26 (87) 3 (10) 17 (89)
Patients consuming analgesics the day of assessments, n (%) 11 (37) 3 (10) 14 (74)