Journal abstracts

May 1999
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p268
Academic Journal
Discusses the abstract of the study `The Cortical Representation of Pain,' by R. Treede, D.R. Kenshalo and colleagues, published in a 1999 issue of the `Pain' journal.


Related Articles

  • Fear of pain is real.  // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Aug99, Vol. 130 Issue 8, p1162 

    Reports a research on the role of the brain in anticipating pain. Brain design in processing pain differently than the anticipation of pain; Utilization of functional magnetic resonance in measuring activity of the brain; Therapeutic use of manipulating activity at brain sites.

  • MDD's Fun Facts. Harris, Michael J. // Medical Device Daily;11/21/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 223, p2 

    The article explains some facts concerning the absence of pain in the brain.

  • How the Brain Perceives Pain. Myslinski, Norbert R. // World & I;Nov2002, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p130 

    Part I. Examines the role of the brain in perceiving pain. Functions and forms of pain; Information on areas of the brain that participate in processing pain signals; Significance of age and gender in the perception of pain. INSETS: Imaging of Pain;Pain and Memory;Phantom Limb Pain.

  • ASK THE DOCTOR. Fava, Maurizio // Mind, Mood & Memory;Feb2013, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p8 

    The article presents questions and answers related to brain health, including the long-term cognitive effects of migraines, the meaning, causes and treatment of neuropathic pain, and the renal denervation procedure for people with treatment resistant hypertension.

  • Neuroscience: Brain signature for thermal pain.  // Nature;4/18/2013, Vol. 496 Issue 7445, p272 

    The article focuses on a study conducted by Tor Wager and his colleagues regarding a brain signature that could distinguish physical pain from other kinds of stimuli such as recollections of pain and social pain by detecting the neural deactivation and activation.

  • The case for pain neuroimaging in the courtroom: lessons from deception detection. Salmanowitz, Natalie // Journal of Law & the Biosciences;Feb2015, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p139 

    From an observer's perspective, pain is a fairly nebulous concept--it is not externally visible, its cause is not obvious, and perceptions of its intensity are mainly subjective. If difficulties in understanding the source and degree of pain are troublesome in contexts requiring social empathy,...

  • This Is Your Brain Post-Breakup.  // Marie Claire (US Edition);Nov2011, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p234 

    The article presents a study which states that dumped people experiences the physical pain because the emotional pain activates the area of the brain that creates body pain.

  • TAKE YOUR JABS.  // Men's Health;Mar2008, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p44 

    The article reports on a study which found that counting can be used to numb oneself to injection pain. According to Japanese researchers, patients who began counting out loud while receiving an injection reported zero discomfort, but those who did not count complained of stinging and subsequent...

  • Poster 20: Rating the Pain‐related Impairment of Individuals With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and With Chronic Pain According to the AMA Guides, Fifth Edition: Case Series. Miciano, Armando S. // PM & R: Journal of Injury, Function & Rehabilitation;Sep2010 Supplement 9S, Vol. 2, pS16 

    No abstract available.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics