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Cold pressor pain and psychophysiological activation in high and low pain catastrophizers
Pain catastrophizing is a robust predictor of heightened pain report. However, theoretical models addressing mechanisms of catastrophizing are lacking. The purpose of this study was to examine whether high and low ...
A PSYCHOSOCIAL MODEL OF DISABILITY IN INTERSTITIAL CYSTITIS / PAINFUL BLADDER SYNDROME
Interstitial Cystitis / Painful Bladder Syndrome (IC/PBS) is a persistent and refractory medical condition that is characterized by chronic pelvic pain along with abnormal urinary frequency and urgency. There is no widely ...
The Role of Attention, Catastrophizing, and Anxiety in the Experience of Chronic Pain: Imaging Pain in Women With and Without Vestibulodynia
Provoked Vestibulodynia (PVD) is the most common form of chronic vulvar pain, affecting 12% of women in the general population. Research has demonstrated that women with PVD display both allodynia and hyperalgesia to pain ...
The Mechanistic Role of Pain Appraisals and Behavioural Coping Strategies between Pain and Quality of Life in Chronic Prostatitis/ Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CP/CPPS)
Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CP/CPPS) is a prevalent, refractory pelvic pain condition characterized by pain in the pelvic area and urinary frequency, largely unresponsive to medical interventions. ...
Psychosocial Mediators and Moderators of the Catastrophizing-Pain Relationship in Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS)
Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS) is a urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome without consensus on its etiology or treatment. Present biomedical outcomes for IC/BPS remain poor. There is growing recognition ...