The influence of playing computer games on pain threshold, mood, and physical performances between fibromyalgia patients and healthy individuals

Song Wang, Lin Xiao, Maureen J. Simmonds, Ling Zhang

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Abstract

Compared the Influence of Playing Computer Games between patients with fibromyalgia and healthy individuals with pain free, the paper aims to provide a better understanding of the potential use of computer game playing as a means to reduce pain and improve mood and movement in people with chronic pain.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvanced Materials and Information Technology Processing
PublisherWITPress
Pages733-738
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9781845648534
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Event2013 3rd International Conference on Advanced Materials and Information Technology Processing, AMITP 2013 - Los Angeles, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 1 2013Oct 2 2013

Publication series

NameWIT Transactions on Engineering Sciences
Volume87
ISSN (Print)1743-3533

Other

Other2013 3rd International Conference on Advanced Materials and Information Technology Processing, AMITP 2013
CountryUnited States
CityLos Angeles, CA
Period10/1/1310/2/13

Keywords

  • Computer games
  • Pain perception
  • Self-esteem

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes
  • Electrochemistry

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