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Oct 15 2021
A novel mixed-methods study shows that patients value learning that pain does not equal damage, that there are multifactorial influences on pain, and that pain is a heightened protective response that can be changed.
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Oct 08 2021
A new retrospective cohort study reveals an increased risk of overdose and mental health crises among taperers.
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Oct 07 2021
After leading PRF for nearly a decade, Neil Andrews pursues new projects while Gregory Carbonetti assumes the role of PRF senior manager.
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Oct 05 2021
Both researchers were appointed as Nobel Prize laureates for their discoveries of key mechanisms responsible for sensing temperature and touch.
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Senior manager’s note: Welcome to the ninth episode of the Pain Beat! Launched and supported by a generous grant from the MAYDAY Fund,...

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Sep 21 2021
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Aug 31 2021
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Aug 13 2021
This is an interesting piece. One is amazed at this kind of diversity in...
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Jul 23 2021
Something to note: TRPC channels (and TRPC5 in particular) have been...
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May 26 2021
So does it mean that there might be a confounding factor in all pain...
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Feb 20 2021
It's fascinating to discover that only few astrocytes in the amygdala are...
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Feb 03 2021
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Aug 15 2020
Professor Harold Merskey, who was the chair of the original IASP...
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Aug 12 2020
Modified pain definition: An unpleasant sensory and emotional experience...
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Jul 23 2020
Introducing the word "resembling" in relation to "the unpleasant sensory...
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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
You may wish to have a look at some more recent updates of this paper: [1...
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Mar 06 2020
Editor's note: this comment is co-authored by Ashlie Reker and Steve...
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Feb 24 2020
An unexpected finding in this study was that CCI increased rather than...
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Dec 18 2019
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Dec 18 2019
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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
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Sep 14 2019
The news article states: "But one thing most agree on is that the...
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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
By: John Wood
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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