Essays about: "Pain intensity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words Pain intensity.

  1. 1. Tolkning av uttryck och beteende i samband med smärta hos häst

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Linnea Stray; [2018]
    Keywords : hHäst; smärtbedömning; beteende; uttryck; etologi; välfärd;

    Abstract : Recognizing and evaluating pain in horses comes with a great challenge, both for veterinarians and horse owners. Pain in animals is hard to measure physiologically and it differs with the individual’s perception, state of mind and earlier experiences. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Effects of Sleep Deprivation on the Experience and Spreading of Pain

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Claudia Holmström; Cecilia Ryderås; [2018]
    Keywords : sleep deprivation; pain intensity; multisite pain; delayed onset muscle soreness; psychological factors; fear of pain; pain catastrophizing;

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  3. 3. Analysis of Drop-outs in a 2-year Follow-up of individuals exposed to Whiplash Trauma

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Elin Berglund; Laura Holopainen; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Most studies that investigate the relationship between temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and whiplash are cross-sectional, but in order to identify risk factors prospective studies are needed. The reliability of prospective studies is dependent on representative follow-up groups. READ MORE

  4. 4. An investigation of the relationships between electrotactile stimulus parameters, primary afferent response, and perceived sensation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Jessica Sofie Louise Vidmark; [2018]
    Keywords : electrotactile stimulation; psychophysical sensation; primary afferent response; sensory feedback; prosthetics; elektrisk hudstimulering; psykofysisk respons; primärafferent respons; sensorisk återkoppling; proteser;

    Abstract : Sensory feedback possesses the possibility of adding a new dimension to many applications, including, but not limited to, prosthetics and surgical robots for improved control, virtual reality for incorporation of another sense, and phantom limb pain reduction for amputees. Electrotactile stimulation provides a compact, light-weight, energy efficient, highly responsive, and non-invasive option for sensory feedback; however, it has been found to commonly elicit unnatural or uncomfortable sensations for the user. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of (Un)Certain Social Information on Pain and Memory

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete; Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Lucas Dullaghan; Hanna Fellman; [2018]
    Keywords : ncertainty; cold-pressor test; social information; pain; memory; recall; osäkerhet; kallvatten test; social information; smärta; minne; återkallelse;

    Abstract : The present study investigated the impact of certain and uncertain socialinformation on pain perception and memory. We hypothesized that theuncertain feedback group would experience higher pain intensity. Further, thatthe uncertain group would remember fewer pictures than the certain group. READ MORE