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Selected publications in pain

Year 2006


Andersen, O. K., Mørch, C. D., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Modulation of heat evoked nociceptive withdrawal reflexes by painful intramuscular conditioning stimulation. Experimental Brain Research, 174(4), 775-780.

Andersen, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2006). Pressure pain sensitivity and hardness along human normal and sensitized muscle. Somatosensory and Motor Research, 23(3/4), 97-109.



Arendt-Nielsen, L., Egekvist, H., & Bjerring, P. (2006). Pain following controlled cutaneous insertion of needles with different diameters. Somatosensory and Motor Research, 23(1/2), 37-43.

Babiloni, C., Brancucci, A., Vecchio, F., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Chen, A. C., & Rossini, P. M. (2006). Anticipation of somatosensory and motor events increases centro-parietal functional coupling: an EEG coherence study. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(5), 1000-1008.

Babiloni, C., Brancucci, A., del Percio, C., Capotosto, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Chen, A. C., & Rossini, P. M. (2006). Anticipatory electroencephalography alpha rhythm predicts subjective perception of pain intensity. Journal of Pain, 7(10), 709-717.

Bergadano, A., Andersen, O. K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Schatzmann, U., & Spadavecchia, C. (2006). Quantitative assessment of nociceptive processes in conscious dogs by use of the nociceptive withdrawal reflex. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 67(5), 882-889.

Cairns, B. E., Svensson, P., Wang, K., Castrillon, E., Hupfeld, S., Sessle, B. J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Ketamine attenuates glutamate-induced mechanical sensitization of the masseter muscle in human males. Experimental Brain Research, 169(4), 467-472.

Chen, A. C., Liu, F., Wang, L., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Mode and site of acupuncture modulation in the human brain: 3D (124-ch) EEG power spectrum mapping and source imaging. NeuroImage, 29(4), 1080-1091.

Chen, H., Lei, J., He, X., Wang, Y., Wen, W., Wei, X., Graven-Nielsen, T., You, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Pivotal involvement of neurogenic mechanism in subcutaneous bee venom-induced inflammation and allodynia in unanesthetized conscious rats. Experimental Neurology, 200(2), 386-391.

Curatolo, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Petersen-Felix, S. (2006). Central hypersensitivity in chronic pain: mechanisms and clinical implications. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America, 17, 287-302.

Del Percio, C., Le Pera, D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Babiloni, C., Brancucci, A., Chen, A. C., De Armas, L., Miliucci, R., Restuccia, D., Valeriani, M., & Rossini, P. M. (2006). Distraction affects frontal alpha rhythms related to expectancy of pain: an EEG study. NeuroImage, 31(3), 1268-1277.

Dimcevski, G., Schipper, K. P., Tage-Jensen, U., Funch-Jensen, P., Krarup, A. L., Toft, E., Thorsgaard, N., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2006). Hypoalgesia to experimental visceral and somatic stimulation in painful chronic pancreatitis. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepathology, 18(7), 755-764.

Dong, X., Mann, M., Sessle, B., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Svensson, P., & Cairns, B. (2006). Sensitivity of rat temporalis muscle afferent fibers to peripheral N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor activation. Neuroscience, 141(2), 939-945.

Drewes, A. M., Pedersen, J., Reddy, H., Rasmussen, K., Funch-Jensen, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Gregersen, H. (2006). Central sensitization in patients with non-cardiac chest pain: a clinical experimental study. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, 41(6), 640-649.

Drewes, A. M., Sami, S., Dimcevski, G., Nielsen, K. D., Funch-Jensen, P., Valeriani, M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Cerebral processing of painful oesophageal stimulation: a study based on independent component analysis of the EEG. Gut, 55(5), 619-629.

Drewes, A. M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Funch-Jensen, P., & Gregersen, H. (2006). Experimental human pain models in gastro-esophageal reflux disease and unexplained chest pain. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 12(18), 2806-2817.

Drewes, A. M., Reddy, H., Pedersen, J., Funch-Jensen, P., Gregersen, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Multimodal pain stimulations in patients with grade B oesophagitis. Gut, 55(7), 926-932.

Drewes, A. M., Frøkjær, J. B., Larsen, E., Reddy, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Gregersen, H. (2006). Pain and mechanical properties of the rectum in patients with active ulcerative colitis. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 12(4), 294-303.

Drewes, A. M., Dimcevski, G., Sami, S., Funch-Jensen, P., Huynh, K. D., Le Pera, D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Valeriani, M. (2006). The "human visceral homunculus" to pain evoked in the oesophagus, stomach, duodenum and sigmoid colon. Experimental Brain Research, 174(3), 443-452.

Enggaard, T. P., Poulsen, L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Brøsen, K., Ossig, J., & Sindrup, S. H. (2006). The analgesic effect of tramadol after intravenous injection in healthy volunteers in relation to CYP2D6. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 102(1), 146-150.

Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Simons, D. (2006). Contributions of myofascial trigger points to chronic tension type headache. Journal of Manual & Manipulative Therapy, 14(4), 222-231.

Gazerani, P., Wang, K., Cairns, B. E., Svensson, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Effects of subcutaneous administration of glutamate on pain, sensitization and vasomotor responses in healthy men and women. Pain, 124(3), 338-348.

Gazerani, P., Ståhl, C., Drewes, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). The effects of Botulinum Toxin type A on capsaicin-evoked pain, flare, and secondary hyperalgesia in an experimental human model of trigeminal sensitization. Pain, 122(3), 315-325.

Ge, H. Y., Madeleine, P., Cairns, B. E., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Hypoalgesia in the referred pain areas after bilateral injections of hypertonic saline into the trapezius muscles of men and women: a potential experimental model of gender specific differences. Clinical Journal of Pain, 22(1), 37-44.

Ge, H. Y., Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Sympathetic facilitation of hyperalgesia evoked from myofascial tender and trigger points in patients with unilateral shoulder pain. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(7), 1545-1550.

Gibson, W., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2006). Delayed onset muscle soreness at tendon-bone junction and muscle tissue is associated with facilitated referred pain. Experimental Brain Research, 174(2), 351-360.

Gibson, W. I., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2006). Referred pain and hyperalgesia in human tendon and muscle belly tissue. Pain, 120(1-2), 113-123.

Gratkowski, M., Haueisen, J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Chen, A. C., & Zanow, F. (2006). Time-frequency filtering of MEG signals with matching pursuit. Journal of Physiology (Paris), 99(1), 47-57.

Kjaer, D. W., Stawowy, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Drewes, A. M., & Funch-Jensen, P. (2006). Reversibility of central neuronal changes in patients recovering from gallbladder stones or acute cholecystitis. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 12(46), 7522-7526.

Komiyama, O., Wang, K., Svensson, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & De Laat, A. (2006). Correlation and cluster analysis of sensory, pain, and reflex thresholds to various stimulus modalities in symptom-free subjects. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(9), 2016-2022.

Komiyama, O., Wang, K., Svensson, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & De Laat, A. (2006). Reproducibility of the masseteric exteroceptive suppression period using stimulus-response curves. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 33(10), 741-748.

Larsen, E., Reddy, H., Drewes, A. M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Gregersen, H. (2006). Ultrasonographic study of mechanosensory properties in human esophagus during mechanical distension. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 12(28), 4517-4523.

Laursen, B. S., Overvad, K., Olesen, A. S., Delmar, C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Ongoing pain, sexual desire, and frequency of sexual intercourses in females with different chronic pain syndromes. Sexuality and Disability, 24(1), 27-37.

Madeleine, P., Nie, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Dynamic shoulder dynamometry: a way to develop delay onset muscle soreness in shoulder muscles. Journal of Biomechanics, 39(1), 184-188.

Madeleine, P., Leclerc, F., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Ravier, P., & Farina, D. (2006). Experimental muscle pain changes the spatial distribution of upper trapezius muscle activity during sustained contraction. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(11), 2436-2445.

Madeleine, P., Ge, H. Y., Jaskólska, A., Farina, D., Jaskólski, A., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Spectral moments of mechanomyographic signals recorded with accelerometer and microphone during sustained fatiguing contractions. Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing, 44(4), 290-297.

Nie, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Madeleine, P., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2006). Enhanced temporal summation of pressure pain in the trapezius muscle after delayed onset muscle soreness. Experimental Brain Research, 170(2), 182-190.

Peddireddy, A., Wang, K., Svensson, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Influence of age and gender on the jaw-stretch and blink reflexes. Experimental Brain Research, 171(4), 530-540.

Pud, D., Yarnitsky, D., Eisenberg, E., Andersen, O. K., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Effects of cold stimulation on secondary hyperalgesia (HA) induced by capsaicin in healthy volunteers. Experimental Brain Research, 170(1), 22-29.

Pud, D., Andersen, O. K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Yarnitsky, D. (2006). Transient cold pain has no effect on cutaneous vasodilatation induced by capsaicin: a randomized-control-crossover study in healthy subjects. Pflügers Archiv: European Journal of Physiology, 452(2), 208-212.

Sami, S., Rössel, P., Dimcevski, G., Nielsen, K. D., Funch-Jensen, P., Valeriani, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2006). Cortical changes to experimental sensitization of the human esophagus. Neuroscience, 140(1), 269-279.

Slater, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Wright, A., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2006). Effects of a manual therapy technique in experimental lateral epicondylalgia. Manual Therapy, 11(2), 107-117.

Spaich, E. G., Hinge, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Andersen, O. K. (2006). Modulation of the withdrawal reflex during hemiplegic gait: effect of stimulation site and gait phase. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(11), 2482-2495.

Stawowy, M., Drewes, A. M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Funch-Jensen, P. (2006). Somatosensory changes in the referred pain area before and after cholecystectomy in patients with uncomplicated gallstone disease. Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology, 41(7), 833-837.

Ståhl, C., Christrup, L. L., Andersen, S. D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2006). A comparative study of oxycodone and morphine in a multi-modal, tissue-differentiated experimental pain model. Pain, 123(1-2), 28-36.

Ståhl, C., Reddy, H., Andersen, S. D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2006). Multi-modal and tissue-differentiated experimental pain assessment: reproducibility of a new concept for assessment of analgesics. Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 98(2), 201-211.

Sumikura, H., Andersen, O. K., Drewes, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Secondary heat hyperalgesia induced by melittin in humans. European Journal of Pain, 10(2), 121-125.

Svensson, P., Romaniello, A., Wang, K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Sessle, B. (2006). One hour of tongue-task training is associated with plasticity in corticomotor control of the human tongue musculature. Experimental Brain Research, 173(1), 165-173.

Torisu, T., Wang, K., Svensson, P., De Laat, A., Fujii, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Effects of muscle fatigue induced by low-level clenching on experimental muscle pain and resting jaw muscle activity: gender differences. Experimental Brain Research, 174(3), 566-574.

Trojan, J., Kleinböhl, D., Stolle, A. M., Andersen, O. K., Hölzl, R., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Psychophysical 'perceptual maps' of heat and pain sensations by direct localization of CO2 laser stimuli on the skin. Brain Research, 1120(1), 106-113.

Trojan, J., Stolle, A. M., Kleinböhl, D., Mørch, C. D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Hölzl, R. (2006). The saltation illusion demonstrates integrative processing of spatiotemporal information in thermoceptive and nociceptive networks. Experimental Brain Research, 170(1), 88-96.

Truini, A., Romaniello, A., Svensson, P., Galeotti, F., Graven-Nielsen, T., Wang, K., Cruccu, G., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Experimental skin pain and muscle pain induce distinct changes in human trigeminal motoneuronal excitability. Experimental Brain Research, 174(4), 622-629.

Valeriani, M., Tonali, P., Le Pera, D., Restuccia, D., De Armas, L., del Vesco, C., Miliucci, R., Fiaschi, A., Vigevano, F., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Tinazzi, M. (2006). Modulation of laser-evoked potentials by experimental cutaneous tonic pain. Neuroscience, 140(4), 1301-1310.

Wang, L., Chen, A. C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Cortical plasticity: effect of high and low intensity conditioning electrical stimulations (100 Hz) on SEPs to painful finger stimulation. Clinical Neurophysiology, 117(5), 1075-1084.

Wilder-Smith, O. H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Postoperative hyperalgesia: its clinical importance and relevance. Anesthesiology, 104(3), 601-607.


You, H., Tjølsen, A., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). High-frequency conditioning electrical stimulation evokes supraspinal independent long-term depression but not long-term potentiation of the spinal withdrawal reflex in rats. Brain Research, 1090(1), 116-122.

You, H., Cao, D., Yuan, B., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2006). Sex differences in the responses of spinal wide-dynamic range neurons to subcutaneous formalin and in the effects of different frequencies of conditioning electrical stimulation. Neuroscience, 138(4), 1299-1307.

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