New Factors to Measure Pain Catastrophizing

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Negative cognition, an important parameter to assess catastrophizing
Negative cognition, an important parameter to assess catastrophizing

🎥 The long-established 'Pain Catastrophizing Scale' takes magnification, rumination and helplessness into account. Researchers at the University of Alabama considered additional measures of negative cognition associated with pain to reach a 'global catastrophizing measure'.

In this clip from the American Pain Society Meeting in Austin, Texas, researchers discuss this measure. 

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