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Selected publications in pain

Year 2003


Andersen, O. K., Sonnenborg, F., Matjacic, Z., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Foot-sole reflex receptive fields for human withdrawal reflexes in symmetrical standing position. Experimental Brain Research, 152(4), 434-443.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2003). Central sensitization in fibromyalgia and other musculoskeletal disorders. Current Pain and Headache Reports, 7(5), 355-361.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Chen, A. C. (2003). Lasers and other thermal stimulators for activation of skin nociceptors in humans. Neurophysiologie Clinique, 33(6), 259-268.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., Mense, S., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2003). Messung von Muskelschmerz und Hyperalgesie: experimentelle und klinische Befunde. Schmerz, 17(6), 445-449.

Babiloni, C., Brancucci, A., Babiloni, F., Capotosto, P., Carducci, F., Cincotti, F., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Chen, A. C., & Rossini, P. (2003). Anticipatory cortical responses during the expectancy of a predictable painful stimulation: a high-resolution electroencephalography study. European Journal of Neuroscience, 18(6), 1692-1700.

Bajaj, P., Bajaj, P., Madsen, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Endometriosis is associated with central sensitization: a psychophysical controlled study. Journal of Pain, 4(7), 372-380.

Bajaj, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Madeleine, P., & Svensson, P. (2003). Prophylactic tolperisone for post-exercise muscle soreness causes reduced isometric force: a double-blind randomized crossover control study. European Journal of Pain, 7(5), 407-418.

Cairns, B. E., Svensson, P., Wang, K., Hupfeld, S., Graven-Nielsen, T., Sessle, B., Berde, C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Activation of peripheral NMDA receptors contributes to human pain and rat afferent discharges evoked by injection of glutamate into the masseter muscle. Journal of Neurophysiology, 90(4), 2098-2105.

Cairns, B. E., Wang, K., Hu, J., Sessle, B., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2003). The effect of glutamate-evoked masseter muscle pain on the human jaw-stretch reflex differs in men and women. Journal of Orofacial Pain, 17(4), 317-325.

Chang, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Graven-Nielsen, T., & Chen, A. C. (2003). Psychophysical and EEG responses to repeated experimental muscle pain in humans: pain intensity encodes EEG activity. Brain Research Bulletin, 59(6), 533-543.

Drewes, A. M., Pedersen, J. B., Liu, W., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Gregersen, H. (2003). Controlled mechanical distension of the human oesophagus: sensory and biomechanical findings. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, 38(1), 27-35.

Drewes, A. M., Gregersen, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Experimental pain in gastroenterology: a reappraisal of human studies. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, 38(11), 1115-1130.

Drewes, A. M., Schipper, K., Dimcevski, G., Petersen, P., Gregersen, H., Funch-Jensen, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Gut pain and hyperalgesia induced by capsaicin: a human experimental model. Pain, 104(1-2), 333-341.

Drewes, A. M., Babenko, L., Birket-Smith, L., Funch-Jensen, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Induction of non-painful and painful intestinal sensations by hypertonic saline: a new human experimental model. European Journal of Pain, 7(1), 81-91.

Drewes, A. M., Schipper, K., Dimcevski, G., Petersen, P., Andersen, O. K., Gregersen, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Multi-modal induction and assessment of allodynia and hyperalgesia in the human oesophagus. European Journal of Pain, 7(6), 539-549.

Eichenberger, U., Giani, C., Petersen-Felix, S., Graven-Nielsen, T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2003). Lumbar epidural fentanyl: segmental spread and effect on temporal summation and muscle pain. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 90(4), 467-473.

Farina, D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Merletti, R., Indino, B., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2003). Selectivity of spatial filters for surface EMG detection from the tibialis anterior muscle. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 50(3), 354-364.

Gao, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Liu, W., Petersen, P., Drewes, A. M., & Gregersen, H. (2003). Sensory and biomechanical responses to ramp-controlled distension of the human duodenum. American Journal of Physiology: Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, 284(3), G461-G471.

Ge, H. Y., Madeleine, P., Wang, K., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Hypoalgesia to pressure pain in referred pain areas triggered by spatial summation of experimental muscle pain from unilateral or bilateral trapezius muscles. European Journal of Pain, 7(6), 531-537.

Graven-Nielsen, T., Jansson, Y., Segerdahl, M., Kristensen, J., Mense, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Sollevi, A. (2003). Experimental pain by ischaemic contractions compared with pain by intramuscular infusions of adenosine and hypertonic saline. European Journal of Pain, 7(1), 93-102.

Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Induction and assessment of muscle pain, referred pain, and muscular hyperalgesia. Current Pain and Headache Reports, 7, 443-451.

Jones, A., Zachariae, R., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Dispositional anxiety and the experience of pain: gender-specific effects. European Journal of Pain, 7(5), 387-395.

Luginbühl, M., Gerber, A., Schnider, T., Petersen-Felix, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2003). Modulation of remifentanil-induced analgesia, hyperalgesia, and tolerance by small-dose ketamine in humans. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 96(3), 726-732.

Madeleine, P., Lundager, B., Voigt, M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Standardized low-load repetitive work: evidence of different motor control strategies between experienced workers and a reference group. Applied Ergonomics, 34(6), 533-542.

Madeleine, P., Lundager, B., Voigt, M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). The effects of neck-shoulder pain development on sensory-motor interactions among female workers in the poultry and fish industries: a prospective study. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, 76(1), 39-49.

Naef, M., Curatolo, M., Petersen-Felix, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Zbinden, A., & Brenneisen, R. (2003). The analgesic effect of oral delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), morphine, and a THC-morphine combination in healthy subjects under experimental pain conditions. Pain, 105(1-2), 79-88.

Pedersen, J. B., Gao, C., Egekvist, H., Bjerring, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Gregersen, H., & Drewes, A. M. (2003). Pain and biomechanical responses to distention of the duodenum in patients with systemic sclerosis. Gastroenterology, 124(5), 1230-1239.

Petersen, P., Gao, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Gregersen, H., & Drewes, A. M. (2003). Pain intensity and biomechanical responses during ramp-controlled distension of the human rectum. Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 48(7), 1310-1316.

Petersen-Felix, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2003). Chronic pain after whiplash injury: evidence for altered central sensory processing. Journal of Whiplash & Related Disorders, 2(1), 5-16.

Romaniello, A., Cruccu, G., Frisardi, G., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2003). Assessment of nociceptive trigeminal pathways by laser-evoked potentials and laser silent periods in patients with painful temporomandibular disorders. Pain, 103(1-2), 31-39.

Rössel, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Niddam, D., Chen, A. C., & Drewes, A. M. (2003). Short latency cerebral response evoked by painful electrical stimulation applied to the human sigmoid colon and to the convergent referred somatic pain area. Experimental Brain Research, 151(1), 115-122.

Schulte, H., Graven-Nielsen, T., Sollevi, A., Jansson, Y., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Segerdahl, M. (2003). Pharmacological modulation of experimental phasic and tonic muscle pain by morphine, alfentanil and ketamine in healthy volunteers. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, 47(8), 1020-1030.

Slater, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Wright, A., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2003). Experimental deep tissue pain in wrist extensors: a model of lateral epicondylalgia. European Journal of Pain, 7(3), 277-288.

Spadavecchia, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Andersen, O. K., Spadavecchia, L., Doherr, M., & Schatzmann, U. (2003). Comparison of nociceptive withdrawal reflexes and recruitment curves between the forelimbs and hind limbs in conscious horses. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 64(6), 700-707.

Sumikura, H., Andersen, O. K., Drewes, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). A comparison of hyperalgesia and neurogenic inflammation induced by melittin and capsaicin in humans. Neuroscience Letters, 337(3), 147-150.

Sumikura, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). MAC reduction after intrathecal coadministration of GABA-A agonist and glutamate antagonist in rats. Journal of Anesthesia, 17, 92-97.

Sumikura, H., Andersen, O. K., Drewes, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Spatial and temporal profiles of flare and hyperalgesia after intradermal capsaicin. Pain, 105(1-2), 285-291.

Svensson, P., Wang, K., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Effect of muscle relaxants on experimental jaw-muscle pain and jaw-stretch reflexes: a double-blind and placebo-controlled trial. European Journal of Pain, 7(5), 449-456.


Svensson, P., Cairns, B. E., Wang, K., Hu, J., Graven-Nielsen, T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Sessle, B. (2003). Glutamate-evoked pain and mechanical allodynia in the human masseter muscle. Pain, 101(3), 221-227.

Svensson, P., Cairns, B. E., Wang, K., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Injection of nerve growth factor into human masseter muscle evokes long-lasting mechanical allodynia and hyperalgesia. Pain, 104(1-2), 241-247.

Svensson, P., Romaniello, A., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Sessle, B. (2003). Plasticity in corticomotor control of the human tongue musculature induced by tongue-task training. Experimental Brain Research, 152(1), 42-51.

Valeriani, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Le Pera, D., Restuccia, D., Rosso, T., Armas, L. D., Maiese, T., Fiaschi, A., Tonali, P., & Tinazzi, M. (2003). Short-term plastic changes of the human nociceptive system following acute pain induced by capsaicin. Clinical Neurophysiology, 114(10), 1879-1890.

Wilder-Smith, O., Tassonyi, E., Crul, B., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Quantitative sensory testing and human surgery: effects of analgesic management on postoperative neuroplasticity. Anesthesiology, 98(5), 1214-1222.

You, H., Mørch, C. D., Chen, J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Differential antinociceptive effects induced by a selection cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor (SC-236) on dorsal horn neurons and spinal withdrawal reflexes in anesthetized spinal rats. Neuroscience, 121(2), 459-472.

You, H., Mørch, C. D., Chen, J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Role of central NMDA versus non-NMDA receptor in spinal withdrawal reflex in spinal anesthetized rats under normal and hyperexcitable conditions. Brain Research, 981(1-2), 12-22.

You, H., Mørch, C. D., Chen, J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2003). Simultaneous recordings of wind-up of paired spinal dorsal horn nociceptive neuron and nociceptive flexion reflex in rats. Brain Research, 960(1-2), 235-245.

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