WHYMPIWest Haven-Yale Multidimensional Pain Inventory
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Abbreviations: anti-CCP = anticyclic citrullinated peptide, AUDIT = Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test, CBT = cognitive-behavioral therapy, CES-D = Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale, FM = fibromyalgia, HCV = hepatitis C virus, IFN = interferon, MC = mixed cryoglobulinemia, MPQ-SF = McGill Pain Questionnaire-Short Form, NRS = Numeric Rating Scale, NSAID = nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, PN = peripheral neuropathy, RA = rheumatoid arthritis, SD = standard deviation, VA = Department of Veterans Affairs, VHA = Veterans Health Administration, WHYMPI = West Haven-Yale Multidimensional Pain Inventory.
The Interference scale of the WHYMPI consists of 11 items that assess how pain has interfered with daily activities and functioning, including the ability to work, enjoy family, participate in social and recreational activities, and perform household chores [31].
The Pain Severity scale of the WHYMPI was used for assessment of pain severity [31].