The acquisition and generalization of fear of touch

Emma E Biggs*, Ann Meulders, Amanda L Kaas, Rainer Goebel, Johan W S Vlaeyen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)809-819
Number of pages11
JournalSCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PAIN
Volume20
Issue number4
Early online date27 Jul 2020
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2020

Keywords

  • classical conditioning
  • fear of touch-related pain
  • generalization
  • pain-related fear
  • PAIN-RELATED FEAR
  • CONDITIONED FEAR
  • STIMULUS-GENERALIZATION
  • PERCEIVED HARMFULNESS
  • POTENTIATED STARTLE
  • ANXIETY
  • CONTEXT
  • OVERGENERALIZATION
  • DISCRIMINATION
  • HUMANS

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