Dr. Dimitri VAN RYCKEGHEM

Research scientist

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Department Department of Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MSH, E04 35-110
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Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 9207
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In press

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See detailClinical relevance of attentional biases in pediatric chronic pain: an eye-tracking study
Soltani, Sabine; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Vervoort, Tine; Heathcote, Lauren C; Yeates, Keith O; Sears, Christopher; Noel, Melanie

in Pain (in press)

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2022

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See detailGamified web-delivered attentional bias modification training for adults with chronic pain: Protocol for a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Vermeir, Julie F; White, Melanie J; Johnson, Daniel; Crombez, Geert; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in JMIR Research Protocols (2022)

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2021

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See detailThe impact of maternal child- and self-oriented pain-related injustice appraisals upon maternal attention to child pain, attention to anger, and pain-attending behavior
Baert, Fleur; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Sanchez-Lopez, Alvaro; Miller, Megan M; Hirsh, Adam T; Trost, Zina; Vervoort, Tine

in British Journal of Pain (2021)

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See detailCohort profile: DOLORisk Dundee: a longitudinal study of chronic neuropathic pain
Hébert, Harry L; Veluchamy, Abirami; Baskozos, Georgios; Fardo, Francesca; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Pascal, Mathilde M V; Jones, Claire; Milburn, Keith; Pearson, Ewan R; Crombez, Geert; Bennett, David L H; Meng, Weihua; Palmer, Colin N A; Smith, Blair H

in BMJ Open (2021), 11(5),

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See detailThe time course of attentional biases in pain : a meta-analysis of eye tracking studies
Jones, Emma Blaisdale; Sharpe, Louise; Andrews, Sally; Colagiuri, Ben; Dudeney, Joanne; Fox, Elaine; Heathcote, Lauren C.; Lau, Jennifer Y. F.; Todd, Jemma; Van Damme, Stefaan; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Vervoort, Tine

in PAIN (2021)

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See detailWhen pain becomes uncontrollable : an experimental analysis of the impact of instructions on pain-control attempts
Kissi, Ama; Hughes, Sean Joseph; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; De Houwer, Jan; Crombez, Geert

in PAIN (2021)

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See detailRacial disparities in observers' attention to and estimations of others' pain
Kissi, Ama; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Mende-Siedlecki; Hirsh, Adam; Vervoort, Tine

in Pain (2021)

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See detailChronic primary pain in the COVID-19 pandemic: how uncertainty and stress impact on functioning and suffering
Meulders, Ann; Vlaeyen, Johan W S; Evers, Andrea W M; Köke, Albère J A; Smeets, Rob J E M; Van Zundert, Jan H M; Verbunt, Jeanine M C F; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in Pain (2021)

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See detailMotor action changes pain perception : a sensory attenuation paradigm in the context of pain
Pinto, Eleana; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Meulders, Ann; Torta, Diana M.; Claus, Amber; Van Damme, Stefaan

in PAIN (2021)

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See detailThe impact of mental and somatic stressors on physical activity and sedentary behaviour in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a diary study
Poppe, Louise; De Paepe; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Dyck, Delfien; Maes, Iris; Crombez, Geert

in PeerJ (2021), 9

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See detailThe effect of a pain educational video intervention upon child pain-related outcomes: A randomized controlled study
Rheel, Emma; Ickmans, Kelly; Wauters, Aline; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Malfliet, Anneleen; Vervoort, Tine

in European Journal of Pain (2021), 25(10), 2094-2111

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See detailThe Impact of Parental Presence on their Children during Painful Medical Procedures:A Systematic Review
Rheel, Emma; Malfliet, Anneleen; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Pas, Roselien; Vervoort, Tine; Ickmans, Kelly

in Pain Medicine (2021), 28

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See detailAltered regulation of negative affect in patients with fibromyalgia : a diary study
Rost, Silke; Crombez, Geert; Stefan Sütterlin, Stefan; Vögele, Claus; Veirman, Elke; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAIN (2021)

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See detailWhen, why, and how do People Deviate from Physical Distancing Measures During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Mixed-Methods Study
Van Alboom, Maité; Baert, Fleur; Wauters, Aline; Beeckman, Melanie; Maes, Sarah; Kissi, Ama; Veirman, Elke; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; De Paepe, Annick; Poppe, Louise

in Psychologica Belgica (2021)

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See detailWellbeing and perceived stigma in individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia : a daily diary study
Van Alboom, Maité; De Ruddere, Lies; Kindt, Sara; Loeys, Tom; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Bracke, Piet; Mittinty, Manasi Murthy; Goubert, Liesbet

in CLINICAL JOURNAL OF PAIN (2021)

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See detailAttentional Bias Modification Training for Itch: A Proof-of-Principle Study in Healthy Individuals
van Laarhoven, Antoinette IM; Becker, Jennifer M; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Damme, Stefaan; Crombez, Geert; Wiers, Reinout W. H. J.

in Frontiers in Medicine (2021), 8

See detailAcceptance is not acceptance, but acceptance!
van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

Report (2021)

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See detailAssessment and Measurement in Health Psychology
van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert

in Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology (2021)

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See detailWhat do alexithymia items measure? A discriminant content validity study of the Toronto-alexithymia-scale–20
Veirman, Elke; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Verleysen, Gregory; De Paepe, Annick L; Crombez, Geert

in PeerJ (2021), 29

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See detailBrief mindfulness training can mitigate the influence of prior expectations on pain perception
Vencatachellum, Shervin; van der Meulen, Marian; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; van Damme, Stefaan; Vögele, Claus

in European Journal of Pain (2021), 25(9), 2007-2019

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See detailThe Moderating Role of Attention Control in the Relationship Between Pain Catastrophizing and Negatively-Biased Pain Memories in Youth With Chronic Pain
Wauters, Aline; Noel, Melanie; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Soltani, Sabine; Vervoort, Tine

in Journal of Pain (2021), 22(10), 1303-1314

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2020

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See detailAdherence to the physical distancing measures during the COVID‐19 pandemic : a HAPA‐based perspective
Beeckman, Melanie; De Paepe, Annick; Van Alboom, Maité; Maes, Sarah; Wauters, Aline; Baert, Fleur; Kissi, Ama; Veirman, Elke; Poppe, Louise; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being (2020), 12(4), 1224--1243

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See detailLet’s talk about pain catastrophizing measures: an item content analysis
Crombez, Geert; Depaepe, Annick; Veirman, Elke; Eccleston, Christopher; Verleysen, gregory; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in PeerJ (2020)

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See detailNeuroticism may not reflect emotional variability
Kalokerinos, Elise K.; Murphy, Sean C.; Koval, Peter; Bailen, Natasha H.; Crombez, Geert; Hollenstein, Tom; Gleeson, John; Thompson, Renee J.; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Kuppens, Peter; Bastian, Brock

in PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (2020), 117(17), 9270--9276

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See detailAttentional biases in pediatric chronic pain : an eye-tracking study assessing the nature of the bias and its relation to attentional control
Soltani, Sabine; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Vervoort, Tine; Heathcote, Lauren C.; Yeates, Keith; Sears, Christopher; Noel, Melanie

in PAIN (2020), 161(10), 2263--2273

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See detailCognitive processing of itch and pain : the role of attention and expectations.
van Laarhoven, Antoinette; Peerdeman, Kaya; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Evers, Andrea

in Itch and pain : similarities, interactions, and differences (2020)

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See detailThe effects of gamification on computerized cognitive training : systematic review and meta-analysis
Vermeir, Julie F.; White, Melanie J.; Johnson, Daniel; Crombez, Geert; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in JMIR SERIOUS GAMES (2020), 8(3), 18644234--18644256

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See detailParental (non-)pain attending verbalizations moderate the relationship between child attention and memory bias for pain
Wauters, Aline; Noel, Melanie; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Sanchez Lopez, Alvaro; Vervoort, Tine

in EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PAIN (2020), 24(9), 1797--1811

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2019

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See detailResilience factors in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and their parents : the role of child and parent psychological flexibility
Beeckman, Melanie; Hughes, Sean Joseph; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Hoecke, Eline; Dehoorne, Jo; Joos, Rik; Goubert, Liesbet

in Pain Medicine (2019), 20(6), 1120--1131

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See detailPain Unstuck: The Role of Action and Motivation
Tabor, Abby; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Hasenbring, Monika

in Clinical Journal of Pain (2019)

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See detailMindfulness, worries, and parenting in parents of children with type 1 diabetes
Van Gampelaere, Cynthia; Luyckx, Koen; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; van der Straaten, Saskia; Laridaen, Jolien; Goethals, Eveline R.; Casteels, Kristina; Vanbesien, Jesse; den Brinker, Marieke; Cools, Martine; Goubert, Liesbet

in JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC PSYCHOLOGY (2019), 44(4), 499--508

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See detailCognitive biases in pain: An integrated functional-contextual framework
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Noel, Melanie; Sharpe, Louise; Pincus, Tamar; Van Damme, Stefaan

in Pain (2019)

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See detailMultidimensional screening for predicting pain problems in adults: a systematic review of screening tools and validation studies
Veirman, Elke; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Depaepe; Kirtley, Olivia; Crombez, Geert

in PAIN Reports (2019)

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2018

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See detailResilience factors in children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and their parents: the role of child and parent psychological flexibility.
Beeckman, Melanie; Hughes, Sean; van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Hoecke, Eline; Dehoorne, Joke; Joose, Rik; Goubert, Liesbet

in Pain Medicine (2018)

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See detailAttention bias modification training for adolescents with chronic pain: A randomized placebo-controlled trial
Heathcote, Lauren C; Jacobs, Conrad; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Fisher, Emma; Eccleston, Christopher; Fox, Elaine; Lau, Jennifer Y F

in Pain (2018), 159(2), 239-251

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See detailEffects of cold stimulation on cardiac-vagal activation: Randomized controlled trial with healthy participants
Jungmann, Manuela; Vencatachellum, Shervin; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Vögele, Claus

in Journal of Medical Internet Research (2018), 2(2), 10257

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See detailAttentional bias to pain-related information: A meta-analysis of dot-probe studies
Todd, Jemma; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Sharpe, Louise; Crombez, Geert

in Health Psychology Review (2018)

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See detailMindfulness, Worries, and Parenting in Parents of Children With Type 1 Diabetes
Van Gampelaere, Cynthia; Luyckx, Koen; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; van der Straaten, Saskia; Laridaen, Jolien; Goethals, Eveline; Casteels, Kristina; Vanbesien, Jesse; den Brinker, Marieke; Cools, Martine; Goubert, Liesbet

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology (2018)

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See detailPain and Attention: Towards a Motivational Account
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert

Book published by Oxford University Press (2018)

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See detailTask interference and distraction efficacy in patients with fibromyalgia: an experimental investigation
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Rost, Silke; Kissi, Ama; Vögele, Claus; Crombez, Geert

in Pain (2018), 159(6), 1119-1126

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See detailThe efficacy of attentional distraction and sensory monitoring in chronic pain patients: A meta-analysis
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Damme, Stefaan; Eccleston, Chris; Crombez, Geert

in Clinical Psychology Review (2018), 59

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2017

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See detailGeneralized hypervigilance in fibromyalgia: normal interoceptive accuracy, but reduced self-regulatory capacity
Rost, Silke; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Schulz, André; Crombez, Geert; Vögele, Claus

in Journal of Psychosomatic Research (2017), 93(2), 48-54

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See detailDo tonic itch and pain stimuli draw attention towards their location?
Van Laarhoven, Antoinette; Van Damme, Stefaan; Lavrijsen, A. P.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; Evers, Andrea

in BioMed Research International (2017)

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See detailAttentional processing of itch
van Laarhoven, Antoinette; van Damme, Stefaan; Lavrijsen; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; Evers, Andrea

in Psychological Research (2017)

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See detailThe interference of pain with task performance: Increasing ecological validity in research
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in Scandinavian Journal of Pain (2017), 16

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2016

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See detailPerceived injustice explains pain intensity over and above attentional bias.
Bell, T.; Trost, Z.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Scott, W.; Guck, A.; Vervoort, T.

in Journal of Pain (2016), 17(4, 1), 32

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See detailATTENTIONAL BIASES IN PAIN: A META-ANALYSIS OF DOT PROBE RESEARCH
Todd, J.; Sharpe, L.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, G.

in INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE (2016), 23(1), 119

See detailThe Effect of Perceived Injustice on Appraisals of Physical Activity: An Examination of the Mediating Role of Attention Bias to Pain in a Chronic Low Back Pain Sample.
Trost, Zina; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Scott, Whitney; Guck, Adam; Vervoort, Tine

in Journal of Pain (2016), 17(11), 1207-1216

See detailTowards an integrative view of cognitive biases in pain.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Vervoort, Tine

in European Journal of Pain (2016), 20(8), 1201-2

See detailA componential emotion approach for the assessment of emotional awareness in youth.
Veirman, Elke; Fontaine, Johnny R. J.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in Psychological assessment (2016), 28(11), 1416-1426

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2015

See detailThe Experience of Cognitive Intrusion of Pain: scale development and validation.
Attridge, Nina; Crombez, Geert; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Keogh, Edmund; Eccleston, Christopher

in Pain (2015), 156(10), 1978-90

See detailA Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Interventions for Sexual Health Promotion Involving Serious Digital Games.
DeSmet, Ann; Shegog, Ross; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse

in Games for health journal (2015), 4(2), 78-90

See detailThe relationship between adolescents' pain catastrophizing and attention bias to pain faces is moderated by attention control.
Heathcote, Lauren C.; Vervoort, Tine; Eccleston, Christopher; Fox, Elaine; Jacobs, Konrad; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Lau, Jennifer Y. F.

in Pain (2015), 156(7), 1334-41

See detailGeneral hypervigilance in fibromyalgia: one swallow does not make a summer.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert

in European Journal of Pain (2015), 19(4), 447-8

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2014

See detailA meta-analysis of serious digital games for healthy lifestyle promotion.
DeSmet, Ann; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Compernolle, Sofie; Baranowski, Tom; Thompson, Debbe; Crombez, Geert; Poels, Karolien; Van Lippevelde, Wendy; Bastiaensens, Sara; Van Cleemput, Katrien; Vandebosch, Heidi; De Bourdeaudhuij, Ilse

in Preventive medicine (2014), 69

See detailAttentional bias and chronic pain: where to go from here?
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert

in Pain (2014), 155(1), 6-7

See detailThe frequency of acute medication intake relates to its perceived effectiveness in chronic headache patients
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Wens, T.; Paemeleire, K.; Crombez, G.

in Journal of Headache and Pain (2014), 15(1),

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2013

See detailAttentional bias to pain-related information: a meta-analysis.
Crombez, Geert; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Eccleston, Christopher; Van Damme, Stefaan

in Pain (2013), 154(4), 497-510

See detailKeeping pain out of your mind: the role of attentional set in pain.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, G.; Eccleston, C.; Legrain, V.; Van Damme, S.

in European Journal of Pain (2013), 17(3), 402-11

See detailThe predictive value of attentional bias towards pain-related information in chronic pain patients: a diary study.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; Goubert, Liesbet; De Houwer, Jan; Onraedt, Thomas; Van Damme, Stefaan

in Pain (2013), 154(3), 468-75

See detailImplicit associations between pain and self-schema in patients with chronic pain.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; De Houwer, Jan; Van Bockstaele, Bram; Van Damme, Stefaan; De Schryver, Maarten; Crombez, Geert

in Pain (2013), 154(12), 2700-6

See detailVicarious pain while observing another in pain: an experimental approach.
Vandenbroucke, S.; Crombez, G.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Brass, M.; Van Damme, S.; Goubert, L.

in Frontiers in human neuroscience (2013), 7

See detailChildren's selective attention to pain and avoidance behaviour: the role of child and parental catastrophizing about pain.
Vervoort, Tine; Trost, Zina; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri

in Pain (2013), 154(10), 1979-88

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2012

See detailNo pain no gain? Pursuing a competing goal inhibits avoidance behavior.
Van Damme, Stefaan; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Wyffels, Fran; Van Hulle, Lore; Crombez, Geert

in Pain (2012), 153(4), 800-4

See detailThe interruptive effect of pain in a multitask environment: an experimental investigation.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; Eccleston, Christopher; Liefooghe, Baptist; Van Damme, Stefaan

in The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society (2012), 13(2), 131-8

See detailAttentional bias towards pain-related information diminishes the efficacy of distraction.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert; Van Hulle, Lore; Van Damme, Stefaan

in Pain (2012), 153(12), 2345-51

See detailPain catastrophizing influences the use and the effectiveness of distraction in schoolchildren.
Verhoeven, K.; Goubert, L.; Jaaniste, T.; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, G.

in European Journal of Pain (2012), 16(2), 256-67

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2011

See detailWhen you dislike patients, pain is taken less seriously.
De Ruddere, Lies; Goubert, Liesbet; Prkachin, Ken Martin; Stevens, Michael Andre Louis; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Crombez, Geert

in Pain (2011), 152(10), 2342-7

See detailThe role of spatial attention in attentional control over pain: an experimental investigation.
Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Van Damme, Stefaan; Crombez, Geert; Eccleston, Christopher; Verhoeven, Katrien; Legrain, Valery

in Experimental brain research (2011), 208(2), 269-75

See detailDistraction from pain and executive functioning: an experimental investigation of the role of inhibition, task switching and working memory.
Verhoeven, Katrien; Van Damme, Stefaan; Eccleston, Christopher; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Legrain, Valery; Crombez, Geert

in European Journal of Pain (2011), 15(8), 866-73

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2010

See detailThe role of motivation in distracting attention away from pain: an experimental study.
Verhoeven, Katrien; Crombez, Geert; Eccleston, Christopher; Van Ryckeghem, Dimitri; Morley, Stephen; Van Damme, Stefaan

in Pain (2010), 149(2), 229-34

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