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Table 1 Inclusion criteria

From: Efficacy and mechanisms of a single-session behavioral medicine class among patients with chronic pain taking prescription opioids: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Inclusion criteria Rationale Sources
Pain > 6 months more than half the time Study restricted to non-cancer chronic pain A,TS
Currently using prescription opioids with a morphine-equivalent daily dose (MEDD) of ≥ 20 mg Significant level of opioid use to treat and detect meaningful reduction A,TS
Opioid use duration ≥ 3 months Definition of chronic opioid use A,TS
English fluency Ability to complete study procedures A,TS
Men and women 18 to 80 years of age   A,TS
  1. A automated data gathered from REDCap surveys, TS telephone screening