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Distraction - pain management method

Known as: Distraction, Distraction and Attention 
A method of pain control used primarily in pediatrics that combines distracting the patient's attention away from the painful procedure or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Given that the ability to attend to a task without distraction underlies performance in a wide variety of contexts, training one… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background: Although mindfulness meditation interventions have recently shown benefits for reducing stress in various populations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This paper presents the findings of a simulator study that examined the effects of distraction upon driving performance for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
&NA; Neuroimaging studies with positron emission tomography (PET) and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Current clinical and experimental literature strongly supports the phenomenon of reduced pain perception whilst attention is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Does distraction or rumination work better to diffuse anger? Catharsis theory predicts that rumination works best, but empirical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Previous research has found that self-focused rumination maintains or increases depressed mood, whereas distraction decreases… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Lengthening of the mandible by gradual distraction was performed on four young patients (average age 78 months). The amount of… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
  • G. Ilizarov
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 46715498
For 40 years, the author has been developing a system of orthopedics, traumatology, and limb lengthening using a circular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
  • G. Ilizarov
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1989
  • Corpus ID: 30270822
To assess the influence of both the rate and the frequency of distraction on osteogenesis during limb elongation, a canine tibia… Expand
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