Schneider, Stefan1; Junghaenel, Doerte, U.; Ono, Masakatsu1; Stone, Arthur, A.
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doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001215

Advances in pain measurement using ecological momentary assessments offer novel opportunities for understanding the temporal dynamics of pain. This study examined whether regime-switching models, which capture processes characterized by recurrent shifts between different states, provide clinically relevant information for characterizing individuals based on their temporal pain patterns.