Deutsch Intern
    Department of Psychology I - Biological Psychology, Clinical Psychology
    and Psychotherapy

    Fear of Pain

    • Key Facts: Fear of Pain - investigation of experimentally-induced pain-related fear, mechanisms of generalization and extinction, the role of avoidance behavior, neurobiological mechanisms (EEG, EDA, heart rate etc.), transferability to chronic pain patients (new project, ongoing studies).
    • VR-Implementation: Powerwall (2 m x 3,33 m wall display with external projectors)
    • Duration: 2020-2025
    • Contact: Dr. Kirsten Hilger (Kirsten.hilger@uni-wuerzburg.de)
    • AG Hilger