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Ed is Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology at the University of Bath. He is also Deputy Director of The Bath Centre for Pain Research.
His main area of research is the psychology of pain. He has an interest in sex and gender differences in pain, with a particular focuses on psychosocial mechanisms (e.g., emotions, coping). He is currently interested in nonverbal communication, and whether there are sex differences expressions of pain.
A second interest is in the role that cognitions and emotions play in the experience of pain and pain-related behaviours. For example, he has interests in the links between attention and pain, with a focus on understanding how pain can have a disruptive effect on performance. He is also interested in the cognitive biases that may occur within those with a fear of pain.
Willing to supervise doctoral students
Dr Keogh would particularly welcome applications from prospective PhD students who wish to explore the following topics:
- Sex and gender differences in experimental pain (psychosocial influences);
- Sex and gender differences in nonverbal pain communication;
- Attentional interruption from pain;
- Attentional biases and pain.
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2/01/08 → 30/06/12
Project: Research council
Keogh, E., Attridge, N., Walsh, J., Bartlett, J., Francis, R., Bultitude, J. & Eccleston, C., 23 Jun 2021, (E-pub ahead of print) In: Journal of Pain.
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Ignoring space around a painful limb? No evidence for a body-related visuospatial attention bias in complex regional pain syndromeTen Brink, A. F., Halicka, M., Vittersø, A. D., Keogh, E. & Bultitude, J. H., 31 Mar 2021, In: Cortex. 136, p. 89-108 20 p.
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Psychological therapies delivered remotely for the management of chronic pain (excluding headache) in adultsFisher, E., Eccleston, C., Keogh, E. & Rosser, B., 28 Jan 2021, In: The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
The time course of facial expression recognition using spatial frequency information: comparing pain and core emotionsWang, S., Eccleston, C. & Keogh, E., 28 Feb 2021, In: Journal of Pain. 22, 2, p. 196-208
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Exploring the relationship between male norm beliefs, pain-related beliefs and behaviours: An online questionnaire studyKeogh, E., 29 Feb 2020, In: European Journal of Pain. 24, 2, p. 423-434
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Data set for "Taking aversive action: an experimental investigation into the negotiation of bodily limits"