Research Study Alert: Survey of Pain Self-Management and Well-Being in People with General Pain or with Myotonic Dystrophy

Researchers at Newcastle University are seeking adults living with general pain or with myotonic dystrophy (DM) to participate in a survey to learn about the ability of individuals affected by these conditions to self-manage pain and to determine how this affects overall well-being.

This study involves a 15-20 minute online survey.

To be eligible, individuals must meet the following inclusion criteria:

  • Older than 18 years of age
  • Pain for 3 months or more

Individuals may not be eligible to participate in the following cases:

  • Younger than 18 years of age
  • Do not experience general pain or DM

To participate in this study, please visit this survey link.

To learn more about the study, please contact the study coordinators: Rhea Thakur (student researcher) at or Chris Penlington (project supervisor) at