Master of Science (Hons.)
Department of Psychology
O'Donohue, Ran D., The effect of novel distractors on physiological responses to pain, Master of Science (Hons.) thesis, Department of Psychology, University of Wollongong, 2003. https://ro.uow.edu.au/theses/2864
This thesis reports a psychophysiological examination of the effects of distractors on pain in the cold-pressor test (immersion of a limb in ice-cold water). Visual distractor stimuli at two levels of novelty were compared with no distraction in a between-group design.