Location

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Start Date

16-4-2011 2:00 PM

End Date

16-4-2011 3:30 PM

Description

This study examined the impact of pain and sexual stimuli on the experience of experimentally induced pain, as well as pain threshold, tolerance and catastrophization levels in women with dyspareunia compared to control women.

Keywords

Dyspareunia; Pain catastrophizing; Pain perception; Women

Disciplines

Mental and Social Health | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Reproductive and Urinary Physiology | Urogenital System | Women's Studies

Language

English

 
Apr 16th, 2:00 PM Apr 16th, 3:30 PM

Pain threshold, tolerance and catastrophization in women with dyspareunia

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

This study examined the impact of pain and sexual stimuli on the experience of experimentally induced pain, as well as pain threshold, tolerance and catastrophization levels in women with dyspareunia compared to control women.