Chronic Pain Subtyping Test

Send us the results of your test, each item and it's score. Or bring them to your appointment

 Pain Sub-Type Test  Copyright (2017), Forensic Medicine Associates, Inc.  

 0 never, 1 sometimes, 2 usually :  

Indicate the correct answer :  Never Sometimes Usually   

1- My pain is an aching sensation  0  1   2 

2- My pain throbs like a toothache   0  1  2 

3- My pain feels like muscle cramping  0  1  2 

4- When I’m in pain, my muscles cramp  0  1  2 

5- When in pain, I can feel twitches in my spine  0  1  2 

6- My pain has a burning quality 0  1  2 

7- When I’m in pain, I feel pins/needles  0  1  2



NeuroPain Clinic, Knoxville

(865) 862-0763

Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed

This is the screening verion of the test. The full version is administered in our clinic.

Screen Test Scoring: Arthritic/inflammatory pain: items 1 and 2: high scores are 3+ Myofascial pain: items 3 and 4; high scores are 2+ Neuropathic pain: items 5, 6 and 7; high scores are 3+. (Pain patients can have more than one or even all 3 subtypes of pain: these subtypes guide your pain management)