Headache impairs attentional performance

@article{Moore2013HeadacheIA,
  title={Headache impairs attentional performance},
  author={David J Moore and Edmund Keogh and Christopher Eccleston},
  journal={PAIN®},
  year={2013},
  volume={154},
  pages={1840-1845}
}
Attentional disruption has been demonstrated using laboratory-induced pain, but has not been reliably established in everyday pain conditions. This study is the first to examine the effect of everyday acute headache on attention. Seventy-five frequent headache sufferers completed a flanker task, n-back task, attentional switching task, and dual task. Participants completed this battery of tasks twice: once when experiencing an episode of tension-type headache, and once when pain free. Headache… CONTINUE READING
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