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- Human brain activity associated with painful mechanical stimulation to muscle and bone. Maeda, Lynn; Ono, Mayu; Koyama, Tetsuo; Oshiro, Yoshitetsu; Sumitani, Masahiko; Mashimo, Takashi; Shibata, Masahiko // Journal of Anesthesia;2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p523
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to elucidate the central processing of painful mechanical stimulation to muscle and bone by measuring blood oxygen level-dependent signal changes using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Methods: Twelve healthy volunteers were enrolled....
- Â¿Se puede ver el dolor? Deus, Joan // Reumatologia Clinica;sep/oct2009, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p228
Pain is a highly subjective experience that is difficult to measure objectively due to its varied expression. It is defined as a complex sensory-emotional experience, it is modulated by cognitive factors and involves a broad neural system. Functional neuroimaging has helped to define that neural...
- Society to 'borrow' MRI scanner. // Biologist;Oct2012, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p4
The article reports on the permission of the Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging of the University College London to the Society of Biology to use the Centre's small high-resolution Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanner during Biology Week in Great Britain in October 2012.
- An fMRI Study Exploring the Overlap and Differences between Neural Representations of Physical and Recalled Pain. Fairhurst, Merle; Fairhurst, Katherine; Berna, Chantal; Tracey, Irene // PLoS ONE;Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 10, Special section p1
Implementing a recall paradigm without hypnosis, we use functional MRI (fMRI) to explore and compare nociceptive and centrally-driven pain experiences. We posit that a trace of a recent nociceptive event can be used to create sensory-re-experiencing of pain that can be qualified in terms of...
- None may sleep. Greenhalgh, Trisha // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/9/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7776, p784
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of having a magnetic resonance imaging of the brain.
- Corrections. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Sep2013, Vol. 98 Issue 5, pe1
A correction to the article "Distribution and severity of hypoxic-ischaemic lesions on brain MRI following therapeutic cooling: selective head versus whole body cooling" published in a 2013 issue is presented.
- "Show Me the Money" in the Brain. F. H. B. // Odyssey;Feb2010, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p40
The article discusses how value affects visual processing in the human brain, using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI).
- Brain Connectivity and Applications to Neuropsychology: Introduction to the Special Issue of Neuropsychology Review. Nagel, Bonnie // Neuropsychology Review;Mar2014, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various topics within the issue including neuroimaging techniques, blood oxygen level-dependent (BOLD) response across brain and magnetic resonance imaging.
- Where Does It Hurt? VANCE, ERIK // Discover;May2014, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p28
The article discusses how Sean Mackey, an anesthesiologist, is working to develop a way to measure physical pain. Topics include how functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) machines are used to see pain in the brain, how Mackey developed a machine-learning algorithm to analyze brain scans...