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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 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

An investigation of the effect of experimental pain on logical reasoning

Attridge, N., Keogh, E. & Eccleston, C., 1 May 2019, In : Pain. 160, 5, p. 1093-1102 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Cannabinoids, cannabis, and cannabis-based medicine for pain management: A protocol for an overview of systematic reviews and a systematic review of randomised controlled trials

Fisher, E., Eccleston, C., Degenhardt, L., Finn, D. P., Finnerup, N. B., Gilron, I., Haroutounian, S., Krane, E., Rice, A. S. C., Rowbotham, M., Wallace, M. & Andrew Moore, R., 1 May 2019, In : Pain Reports. 4, 3, p. 1-3 3 p., e741.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access

Digitally enabled patient-reported outcome measures in cancer care – Authors' reply

Heathcote, L. C., Goldberg, D. S., Eccleston, C., Spunt, S. L., Simons, L. E., Sharpe, L. & Earp, B. D., 1 Jan 2019, In : The Lancet Oncology. 20, 1, p. e3

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Evidence based pain management: building on the foundations of Cochrane systematic reviews

Aldington, D. & Eccleston, C., 1 Jan 2019, In : American Journal of Public Health. 109, 1, p. 46-49 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

People in pain make poorer decisions

Attridge, N., Pickering, J., Inglis, M., Keogh, E. & Eccleston, C., 1 Jul 2019, In : Pain. 160, 7, p. 1662-1669 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


An identification and critical analysis of barriers to raising the topic of weight in general practice

Author: Blackburn, M., 27 Apr 2016

Supervisor: Eccleston, C. (Supervisor), Stathi, A. (Supervisor) & Keogh, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Chronic pain, work absenteeism and sickness certification: exploring the construction of acceptable pain-related work absence

Author: Wainwright, E., 24 Apr 2013

Supervisor: Eccleston, C. (Supervisor), Keogh, E. (Supervisor) & Wainwright, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Fall detectors for people with dementia

Author: Leake, J., 28 Jun 2016

Supervisor: Eccleston, C. (Supervisor), Keogh, E. (Supervisor) & Harris, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD


Information and Support Seeking for Teenagers in Pain: The Role of the Internet

Author: Henderson, E., 26 Jun 2013

Supervisor: Eccleston, C. (Supervisor), Keogh, E. (Supervisor) & Rosser, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD

Recognition of facial expressions of pain using spatial frequency information

Author: Wang, S., 1 Mar 2017

Supervisor: Keogh, E. (Supervisor) & Eccleston, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisPhD