Selected publications in pain

Year 2008


Andersen, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Svensson, P., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2008). Spatial and temporal aspects of muscle hyperalgesia induced by nerve growth factor in humans. Experimental Brain Research, 191(3), 371-382.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., Sluka, K. A., & Nie, H. (2008). Experimental muscle pain impairs descending inhibition. Pain, 140(3), 465-471.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., Svensson, P., Sessle, B., Cairns, B., & Wang, K. (2008). Interactions between glutamate and capsaicin in inducing muscle pain and sensitization in humans. European Journal of Pain, 12(5), 661-670.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2008). Muscle pain: sensory implications and interaction with motor control. Clinical Journal of Pain, 24(4), 291-298.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., Schipper, K., Dimcevski, G., Sumikura, H., Krarup, A. L., Giamberardino, M. A., & Drewes, A. M. (2008). Viscero-somatic reflexes in referred pain areas evoked by capsaicin stimulation of the human gut. European Journal of Pain, 12(5), 544-551.

Babiloni, C., Capotosto, P., Brancucci, A., Del Percio, C., Petrini, L., Buttiglione, M., Cibelli, G., Romani, G. L., Rossini, P. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Cortical alpha rhythms are related to the anticipation of sensorimotor interaction between painful stimuli and movements: a high-resolution EEG study. Journal of Pain, 9(10), 902-911.

Babiloni, C., Del Percio, C., Brancucci, A., Capotosto, P., Le Pera, D., Marzano, N., Valeriani, M., Romani, G. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Rossini, P. M. (2008). Pre-stimulus alpha power affects vertex N2-P2 potentials evoked by noxious stimuli. Brain Research Bulletin, 75(5), 581-590.

Buchgreitz, L., Egsgaard, L. L., Jensen, R., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Bendtsen, L. (2008). Abnormal pain processing in chronic tension-type headache: a high-density EEG brain mapping study. Brain, 131(12), 3232-3238.

Carville, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Bliddal, H., Blotman, F., Branco, J., Buskila, D., Da Silva, J., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., Dincer, F., Henriksson, C., Henriksson, K., Kosek, E., Longley, K., McCarthy, G., Perrot, S., Puszczewicz, M., Sarzi-Puttini, P., Silman, A., Späth, M., & Choy, E. (2008). EULAR evidence-based recommendations for the management of fibromyalgia syndrome. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 67(4), 536-541.

Castrillon, E. E., Cairns, B. E., Ernberg, M., Wang, K., Sessle, B. J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2008). Effect of peripheral NMDA receptor blockade with ketamine on chronic myofascial pain in temporomandibular disorder patients: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial. Journal of Orofacial Pain, 22(2), 122-130.

Castrillon, E. E., Cairns, B. E., Ernberg, M., Wang, K., Sessle, B., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2008). Glutamate-evoked jaw muscle pain as a model of persistent myofascial TMD pain?. Archives of Oral Biology, 53(7), 666-676.

Chen, H., Lei, J., He, X., Qu, F., Wang, Y., Wen, W., You, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Peripheral involvement of PKA and PKC in subcutaneous bee venom-induced persistent nociception, mechanical hyperalgesia, and inflammation in rats. Pain, 135(1-2), 31-36.

Defrin, R., Benstein-Sheraizin, A., Bezalel, A., Mantzur, O., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). The spatial characteristics of the painful thermal grill illusion. Pain, 138(3), 577-586.

Drewes, A. M., Gratkowski, M., Sami, S. A., Dimcevski, G., Funch-Jensen, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Is the pain in chronic pancreatitis of neuropathic origin?: support from EEG studies during experimental pain. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 14(25), 4020-4027.

Eichenberger, U., Neff, F., Sveticic, G., Björgo, S., Petersen-Felix, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2008). Chronic phantom limb pain: the effects of calcitonin, ketamine, and their combination on pain and sensory thresholds. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 106(4), 1265-1273.

Falla, D. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2008). Gender-specific adaptations of upper trapezius muscle activity to acute nociceptive stimulation. Pain, 138(1), 217-225.


Farina, D., Leclerc, F., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Buttelli, O., & Madeleine, P. (2008). The change in spatial distribution of upper trapezius muscle activity is correlated to contraction duration. Journal of Electromyography & Kinesiology, 18(1), 16-25.

Farina, D., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Roatta, S., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2008). The pain-induced decrease in low-threshold motor unit discharge rate is not associated with the amount of increase in spike-triggered average torque. Clinical Neurophysiology, 119(1), 43-51.

Fernández-Carnero, J., Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., de la Llave-Rincón, A. I., Ge, H. Y., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Bilateral myofascial trigger points in the forearm muscles in patients with chronic unilateral lateral epicondylalgia: a blinded, controlled study. Clinical Journal of Pain, 24(9), 802-807.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Ge, H. Y., Cuadrado, M. L., Madeleine, P., Pareja, J. A., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Bilateral pressure pain sensitivity mapping of the temporalis muscle in chronic tension-type headache. Headache, 48(7), 1067-1075.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Falla, D. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2008). Cervical muscle co-activation in isometric contractions is enhanced in chronic tension-type headache patients. Cephalalgia, 28(7), 744-751.

Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., Cuadrado, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Ge, H. Y., & Pareja, J. (2008). Association of cross-sectional area of the rectus capitis posterior minor muscle with active trigger points in chronic tension-type headache: a pilot study. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 87(3), 197-203.

Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., Cuadrado, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Pareja, J. (2008). Side-to-side differences in pressure pain thresholds and pericranial muscle tenderness in strictly unilateral migraine. European Journal of Neurology, 15(2), 162-168.

Ge, H. Y., Zhang, Y., Boudreau, S., Yue, S., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Induction of muscle cramps by nociceptive stimulation of latent myofascial trigger points. Experimental Brain Research, 187(4), 623-629.

Ge, H. Y., Fernández-de-las-Penas, C., Madeleine, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Topographical mapping and mechanical pain sensitivity of myofascial trigger points in the infraspinatus muscle. European Journal of Pain, 12(7), 859-865.

Gratkowski, M., Haueisen, J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Chen, A. C., & Zanow, F. (2008). Decomposition of biomedical signals in spatial and time-frequency modes. Methods of Information in Medicine, 47(1), 26-37.

Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Impact of clinical and experimental pain on muscle strength and activity. Current Rheumatology Reports, 10(6), 475-481.

Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Sensory and motor manifestations of muscle pain. Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain, 16(1-2), 93-105.

Hedayatpour, N., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2008). Non-uniform electromyographic activity during fatigue and recovery of the vastus medialis and lateralis muscles. Journal of Electromyography & Kinesiology, 18(3), 390-396.

Hedayatpour, N., Falla, D. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2008). Sensory and electromyographic mapping during delayed-onset muscle soreness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 40(2), 326-334.

Komiyama, O., Wang, K., Svensson, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Kawara, M., & De Laat, A. (2008). The influence of psychological state on the masseteric exteroceptive suppression reflex and somatosensory function. Clinical Neurophysiology, 119(10), 2321-2328.

Law, L. A. F., Sluka, K. A., McMullen, T., Lee, J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2008). Acidic buffer induced muscle pain evokes referred pain and mechanical hyperalgesia in humans. Pain, 140(2), 254-264.

Lei, J., You, H., Andersen, O. K., Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Homotopic and heterotopic variation in skin blood flow and temperature following experimental muscle pain in humans. Brain Research, 1232, 85-93.

Li, X., Petrini, L., Defrin, R., Madeleine, P., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). High resolution topographical mapping of warm and cold sensitivities. Clinical Neurophysiology, 119(11), 2641-2646.


Madeleine, P., Mathiassen, S. E., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Changes in the degree of motor variability associated with experimental and chronic neck-shoulder pain during a standardised repetitive arm movement. Experimental Brain Research, 185(4), 689-698.

Riley, J., Eisenberg, E., Müller-Schwefe, G., Drewes, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Oxycodone: a review of its use in the management of pain. Current Medical Research and Opinion, 24(1), 175-192.

Roatta, S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2008). Sympathetic-induced changes in discharge rate and spike-triggered average twitch torque of low-threshold motor units in humans. Journal of Physiology, 586(22), 5561-5574.

Ståhl, C., Upton, R., Foster, D. J., Christrup, L. L., Kristensen, K., Hansen, S. H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2008). Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic modeling of morphine and oxycodone concentrations and analgesic effect in a multimodal experimental pain model. Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 48(5), 619-631.

Svensson, P., Wang, K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Cairns, B. E. (2008). Effects of NGF-induced muscle sensitization on proprioception and nociception. Experimental Brain Research, 189(1), 1-10.

Torisu, T., Wang, K., Svensson, P., De Laat, A., Yamabe, Y., Murata, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Does eccentric-exercise-induced jaw muscle soreness influence brainstem reflexes?. Clinical Neurophysiology, 119(12), 2819-2828.

You, H., Colpaert, F. C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2008). Long-lasting descending and transitory short-term spinal controls on deep spinal dorsal horn nociceptive-specific neurons in response to persistent nociception. Brain Research Bulletin, 75(1), 34-41.

Zhang, Y., Wang, Y., Ge, H. Y., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Wang, R., & Yue, S. (2008). A transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 contributes to mechanical allodynia following chronic compression of dorsal root ganglion in rats. Neuroscience Letters, 432(3), 222-227.

Zhang, Y., Wang, Y., Zhang, X., Ge, H. Y., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Shao, J., & Yue, S. (2008). Proteomic analysis of differential proteins related to the neuropathic pain and neuroprotection in the dorsal root ganglion following its chronic compression in rats. Experimental Brain Research, 189(2), 199-209.

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