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Pain Care Toolbox: Assessment Tools

Assessment Tools

General Screening

  
  
  
Pain screening tool that assesses pain, general function and quality of life
  
Tool that stratifies risk of chronicity and degree of psychosocial complexity

Mood and Mental Health

  
  
  
Adverse Childhood Events Screening (ACES) tool for trauma history
  
Tool to measure rumination, magnification, and feelings of helplessness about pain
  
Depression and anxiety screening tool 
  
Tool to screen for PTSD

Pain Assessment

  
  
  
Central sensitization fibromyalgia screening tool
  
Short form for assessing pain
  
Neuropathic pain screening tool

Function

  
  
  
Assesses patient’s beliefs about fear avoidance
  
Low Back Pain Disability Questionnaire is an extremely important tool to measure a patient’s permanent functional disability
  
Tool to measure how pain is interfering with patient’s ADLs
  
Graded pain and function scale

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