Project

90/5000 The control of pain through attention: a behavioral and neuroscience approach

Duration
01 October 2010 → 30 September 2013
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund, Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO)
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Animal experimental and comparative psychology
    • Applied psychology
    • Biological and physiological psychology
    • Cognitive science and intelligent systems
    • Developmental psychology and ageing
    • Human experimental psychology
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Neurosciences
    • Neurosciences
    • Neurosciences
Keywords
pain neuroscience attention
 
Project description

The aim of the project is to investigate how pain can be modulated by attention in humans with behavioral (mental chronometry) and neurophysical measures (event-related potentials)