Can distorted body image contribute to symptoms

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Can distorted body image be contributing to symptoms? Moseley GL, Parsons TJ, Spence C. Visual distortion of a limb modulates the pain and swelling evoked by movement. Curr Biol. 2008;18:R1047-R1048

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Can distorted body image contribute to symptoms

  1. 1. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Could distorted body image be contributing to symptoms?
  2. 2. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Design 10 patients with CRPS of one hand Random allocation Control Clear Magnified Minified
  3. 3. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Moseley, Parsons & Spence 2008 Current Biology 18, 1047-8
  4. 4. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Control 40 Change in pain (100 mm VAS) M R 0 0 10 20 Trial time (minutes)
  5. 5. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Control Clear 40 Change in pain (100 mm VAS) M R 0 0 10 20 Trial time (minutes)
  6. 6. www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 Control Clear Magnified 40 Change in pain (100 mm VAS) M R 0 0 10 20 Trial time (minutes)
  7. 7. A B www.bodyinmind.com.au Copyright GL Moseley 2009 100 * ** 1.2 * Peak pain Post-task Mag. (100 mm swelling * * VAS) (aff/unaff) Clear Ctrl 0 Ctrl Clear Mag. 0.8 0 20 Recovery time (minutes) Control Clear Magnified Moseley, Parsons & Spence 2008 Current Biology 18, 1047-8

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