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Research interests

Professor Christopher Eccleston directs the activities of the Centre for Pain Research.


  • Innovation in pain management
  • Research, development and consultancy in pain and rehabilitation.

National Committee Positions

  • Member of Scientific Research Committee (Marie Curie)

International Committee Positions

  • Field Editor for Psychology, PAIN
  • Coordinating editor: Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Cochrane Review Group

Research interests

  • Evidence based pain management
  • Self-management of chronic illness
  • Assistive Rehabilitative Technology
  • Adolescent chronic pain and Parenting
  • Attentional mechanisms of analgesia

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Projects 2005 2021

Research Output 1994 2018

Advancing shared decision making for symptom monitoring in people living beyond cancer

Heathcote, L. C., Goldberg, D. S., Eccleston, C., Spunt, S. L., Simons, L. E., Sharpe, L. & Earp, B. D. 28 Jun 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : The Lancet Oncology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Decision Making
Quality of Life
2 Citations

Assessment of Pain Anxiety, Pain Catastrophizing, and Fear of Pain in Children and Adolescents With Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Fisher, E., Heathcote, L. C., Eccleston, C., Simons, L. E. & Palermo, T. M. 1 Apr 2018 In : Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 43, 3, p. 314-325 jsx103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pain Measurement
Chronic Pain
4 Citations

Attention bias modification training for adolescents with chronic pain: A randomized placebo-controlled trial

Heathcote, L. C., Jacobs, K., Van Ryckeghem, D. M. L., Fisher, E., Eccleston, C., Fox, E. & Lau, J. Y. F. 1 Feb 2018 In : Pain. 159, 2, p. 239-251

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Chronic Pain
Randomized Controlled Trials

Establishing a Research Agenda on Mobile Health Technologies and Later-Life Pain Using an Evidence-Based Consensus Workshop Approach

Wethington, E., Eccleston, C., Gay, G., Gooberman-Hill, R., Schofield, P., Bacon, E., Dombrowski, W., Jamison, R., Rothman, M., Meador, L., Kenien, C., Pillemer, K., Löckenhoff, C. & Reid, M. C. 21 Jun 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pain.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consensus Development Conferences
Biomedical Technology

Estimating Relative Efficacy in Acute Postoperative Pain: Network Meta-Analysis is Consistent with Indirect Comparison to Placebo Alone

Moore, R. A., Derry, S., Wiffen, P. J., Banerjee, S., Karan, R., Glimm, E., Wiksten, A., Aldington, D. & Eccleston, C. 29 Jun 2018 In : Pain.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Acute Pain
Postoperative Pain