Are individual levels of pain anxiety related to negative interpretation bias? An examination using an ambiguous word priming task.


BACKGROUND Cognitive processes like attentional and interpretation biases have been suggested to play a vital role in the onset and exacerbation of chronic pain. Research consistently supports the occurrence of interpretation bias (IB) in pain patients and healthy individuals high in pain anxiety. Nevertheless, studies on the indirect assessment of IB or… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ejp.809


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