Joshua A Grant

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Cortical thickness and pain sensitivity in zen meditators
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Université de Montréal Centre de recherche en science neurologiques, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Emotion 10:43-53. 2010
  2. doi A non-elaborative mental stance and decoupling of executive and pain-related cortices predicts low pain sensitivity in Zen meditators
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pain 152:150-6. 2011
  3. doi Cortical thickness, mental absorption and meditative practice: possible implications for disorders of attention
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Biol Psychol 92:275-81. 2013
  4. doi Pain sensitivity and analgesic effects of mindful states in Zen meditators: a cross-sectional study
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:106-14. 2009

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi Cortical thickness and pain sensitivity in zen meditators
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Université de Montréal Centre de recherche en science neurologiques, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Emotion 10:43-53. 2010
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  2. doi A non-elaborative mental stance and decoupling of executive and pain-related cortices predicts low pain sensitivity in Zen meditators
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pain 152:150-6. 2011
    ..We suggest it is possible to self-regulate in a more 'passive' manner, by reducing higher-order evaluative processes, as demonstrated here by the disengagement of anterior brain systems in meditators...
  3. doi Cortical thickness, mental absorption and meditative practice: possible implications for disorders of attention
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Biol Psychol 92:275-81. 2013
    ..Evidence suggesting that meditative practice activates these cortical areas, improves attention and may ameliorate symptoms of ADHD by targeting vulnerable brain regions is discussed...
  4. doi Pain sensitivity and analgesic effects of mindful states in Zen meditators: a cross-sectional study
    Joshua A Grant
    Departement de Physiologie, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:106-14. 2009
    ..To investigate pain perception and the potential analgesic effects of mindful states in experienced Zen meditators...