Are there differences in cognitive function in women and men with diabetic peripheral neuropathy with or without pain?

Yes, the answer is that there is a difference, but it is more complex than this simple monosyllabic summary. The full study is contained in the latest article published by the Pain Observatory team in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. Entitled "Differences in Cognitive Function in...

Health Expectations publishes our qualitative study on informal caregivers’ experiences of caring for people with chronic pain

The article entitled 'Becoming a secondary actor of one's own life: A qualitative study of the experiences of informal caregivers in the care of people with chronic pain' by Helena De Sola and Inmaculada Failde, members of the Pain Observatory, in collaboration with researchers from the University of the Basque...

Helena De Sola receives the Extraordinary Doctorate Award in the field of Health Sciences

On 6 October, coinciding with the opening of the 2022/2023 academic year, the Extraordinary Doctorate Prizes were awarded. This prize, which is awarded annually to the best doctoral theses presented in each area of knowledge, is an honorary mention that will be included in the academic record of the winner. ...

José A. Moral Muñoz, Alejandro Salazar and Inmaculada Failde receive a recognition for their research work at the University of Cádiz

Our colleagues José A. Moral Muñoz, from the Physiotherapy area, and Alejandro Salazar, from the Statistics and Operational Research area and the director of the Observatory Inmaculada Failde have been awarded for their research work and scientific relevance achieved in 2020 in the Act of Recognition of Research Excellence that...

Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics publishes our study about the cognitive function in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy

The international Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics journal has recently published the paper entitled 'Cognitive function in diabetic persons with peripheral neuropathy: a systematic review and meta-analysis', a study carried out by the Observatory of Pain team that supports the presence of cognitive impairment in people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN)....