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Rocio de la Vega

Current University: Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Location: ES
Discipline: Psychology
Research Supervisor: Jordi Miro
PICH Mentor: Allen Finley
Member since: November 2011

About me/my research:

Assessment and psychological treatment of patients with chronic widespread pain, the development and preliminary evaluation of a self-administered intervention protocol using smart mobile phones, and sleep quality in pediatric chronic pain sufferers


Representative Publications:
de la Vega, R., Miró, J. (2012). The assessment of sleep in pediatric chronic pain sufferers. Sleep Medicine Reviews.

de la Vega R., Miro ́ J. (2014) mHealth: A Strategic Field without a Solid Scientific Soul. A Systematic Review of Pain-Related Apps. PLoS ONE 9(7): e101312. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0101312

de la Vega R., Roset R., Castarlenas E., Sánchez-Rodríguez E., Solé E., Miró J., (in press). Development and testing of Painometer: a Smartphone app to assess pain intensity. Journal of Pain

Castarlenas, E., Sánchez-Rodríguez, E., de la Vega, R., Roset, R., y Miró, J. (in press). Agreement between verbal and electronic versions of the Numerical Rating Scale (NRS-11) when used to assess pain intensity in adolescents. The Clinical Journal of Pain.

Jensen, M.P., Castarlenas, E., de la Vega, R., Racine, M., Solé, E., Tomé-Pires, C., Miró, J. (in press). Assessment of pain intensity in clinical trials: Individual ratings versus composite scores. Pain Medicine

Racine, M., Castarlenas, E., de la Vega, R., Tomé-Pires, C., Solé, E., Miró, J., Jensen, M.P., Moulin, D.E., Nielson, W.R. (in press). Sex Differences in Psychological Response to Pain in Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The Clinical Journal of Pain.