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Chronic Pain Study Shows Disruption of Attention and Working Memory

| September 23, 2007

From the Departments of Anaesthesiology and Pain Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Alberta; and Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, a study found that during task performance, chronic pain affected a specific cognitive mechanism, the maintenance of the memory trace of subjects.  It also reported that the cognitive function was not […]