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Jan 11 2021
Presenters at a 2020 IASP Global Year webinar discussed factors that increase the risk for chronic pain after injury.
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Jan 11 2021
Dorsal horn astrocytes activated by noradrenergic neurons in the locus coeruleus drive mechanical hypersensitivity in mice, contrary to expectations.
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Jan 06 2021
The call for applications for the third cycle of the PRF Virtual Correspondents program is now open.
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Dec 21 2020
News stories on transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for fibromyalgia, and on the role of the parabrachial nucleus in pain, grab the top spots.
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Professor Harold Merskey, who was the chair of the original IASP...
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Aug 12 2020
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Jul 23 2020
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Jul 16 2020
The revised definition of pain has now been published in PAIN, along with...
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May 15 2020
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Mar 06 2020
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Feb 24 2020
An unexpected finding in this study was that CCI increased rather than...
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Sep 30 2019
The pain threshold for each individual differs, which makes it more...
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Sep 30 2019
In his introductory remarks, although Murat Aydede1 mentions the...
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Sep 30 2019
Wonderful paper. Have the researchers found any evidence for differences...
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Sep 14 2019
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Jul 13 2019
In this elegant study, the authors compare lidocaine injection of the...
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Apr 01 2019
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In the accompanying paper, Bennett, Serra, and Tracey make an important...
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Mar 29 2019
Negus and colleagues have provided a useful in-depth review of the broad...
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Mar 14 2019
The study by Tan et al. represents a major step forward in understanding...
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Jan 17 2019
This is an excellent paper investigating the analgesic effect of sucrose...
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Nov 23 2018
This study seems to provide the first clinical evidence to support basic...
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Oct 05 2018
This is an interesting study confirming analgesic effects mediated by...
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Aug 20 2018
This is an interesting study with translational potential. The authors...
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Aug 13 2018
The conventional role of microRNAs (miRNAs) is to regulate gene expression...
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Jun 18 2018
Since publication of this news story, JAMA has published a Viewpoint by...
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May 25 2018
Drs. Yezierski and Hansson have provided a timely, readable, scholarly and...
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