Francisco J. Morales-Olivas

Catedràtic de Farmacologia del Departament de Farmacologia. Facultat de Medicina i Odontologia. Universitat de València.

Pain Shows its Face

Pain is the most common symptom of human disease and has accompanied living beings since their advent. It has been argued that pain is part of human identity, not only as an unpleasant sensation –complex from the neurological viewpoint– but because it is accompanied by affective factors, which make us question our reason for being.