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Selected publications in pain

Year 2010


Andersen, H., Ge, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2010). Increased trapezius pain sensitivity is not associated with increased tissue hardness. Journal of Pain, 11(5), 491-499.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). Opioid antagonists and their role in inflammation, pain, and gut functioning. Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, 24(1), 66-69.

Arendt-Nielsen, L., Nie, H., Laursen, M. B., Laursen, B. S., Madeleine, P., Simonsen, O. H., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2010). Sensitization in patients with painful knee osteoarthritis. Pain, 149(3), 573-581.


Babiloni, C., Capotosto, P., Del Percio, C., Babiloni, F., Petrini, L., Buttiglione, M., Cibelli, G., Marusiak, J., Romani, G. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Rossini, P. M. (2010). Sensorimotor interaction between somatosensory painful stimuli and motor sequences affects both anticipatory alpha rhythms and behavior as a function of the event side. Brain Research Bulletin, 81(4-5), 398-405.

Binderup, A. T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Madeleine, P. (2010). Cluster analysis of pressure pain threshold maps from the trapezius muscle. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 13(6), 677-683.

Binderup, A. T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Madeleine, P. (2010). Pressure pain sensitivity maps of the neck-shoulder and the low back regions in men and women. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 11.

Binderup, A. T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Madeleine, P. (2010). Pressure pain threshold mapping of the trapezius muscle reveals heterogeneity in the distribution of muscular hyperalgesia after eccentric exercise. European Journal of Pain, 14(7), 705-712.

Boudreau, S., Hennings, K., Svensson, P., Sessle, B. J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). The effects of training time, sensory loss and pain on human motor learning. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 37(9), 704-718.

Brock, C., Andresen, T., Frøkjær, J. B., Gale, J., Olesen, A. E., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). Central pain mechanisms following combined acid and capsaicin perfusion of the human oesophagus. European Journal of Pain, 14(3), 273-281.

Buchgreitz, L., Egsgaard, L. L., Jensen, R., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Bendtsen, L. (2010). Abnormal brain processing of pain in migraine without aura: a high-density EEG brain mapping study. Cephalalgia, 30(2), 191-199.

Baad-Hansen, L., Arima, T., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Neumann-Jensen, B., & Svensson, P. (2010). Quantitative sensory tests before and 1½ years after orthognathic surgery: a cross-sectional study. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 37(5), 313-321.

Castrillon, E. E., Ernberg, M., Cairns, B. E., Wang, K., Sessle, B. J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2010). Interstitial glutamate concentration is elevated in the masseter muscle of myofascial temporomandibular disorder patients. Journal of Orofacial Pain, 24(4), 350-360.

Cuadrado, M., Valle, B., Fernández-de-las-Peñas, C., Madeleine, P., Barriga, F., Arias, J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Pareja, J. (2010). Pressure pain sensitivity of the scalp in patients with nummular headache: a cartographic study. Cephalalgia, 30(2), 200-206.

Falla, D. L., Andersen, H., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2010). Adaptations of upper trapezius muscle activity during sustained contractions in women with fibromyalgia. Journal of Electromyography & Kinesiology, 20(3), 457-464.

Fernández-Carnero, J., Ge, H., Kimura, Y., Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Increased spontaneous electrical activity at a latent myofascial trigger point after nociceptive stimulation of another latent trigger point. Clinical Journal of Pain, 26(2), 138-143.

Fernández-Carnero, J., Binderup, A. T., Ge, H. Y., Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Madeleine, P. (2010). Pressure pain sensitivity mapping in experimentally induced lateral epicondylalgia. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), 922-927.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Galán-del-Río, F., Ortega-Santiago, R., Jiménez-García, R., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2010). Bilateral thermal hyperalgesia in trigeminal and extra-trigeminal regions in patients with myofascial temporomandibular disorders. Experimental Brain Research, 202(1), 171-179.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Madeleine, P., Caminero, A. B., Cuadrado, M. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Pareja, J. A. (2010). Generalized neck-shoulder hyperalgesia in chronic tension-type headache and unilateral migraine assessed by pressure pain sensitivity topographical maps of the trapezius muscle. Cephalalgia, 30(1), 77-86.


Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Madeleine, P., Martínez-Perez, A., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Jiménez-García, R., & Pareja, J. A. (2010). Pressure pain sensitivity topographical maps reveal bilateral hyperalgesia of the hands in patients with unilateral carpal tunnel syndrome. Arthritis Care and Research, 62(8), 1055-1064.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Ge, H. Y., Alonso-Blanco, C., González-Iglesias, J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Referred pain areas of active myofascial trigger points in head, neck, and shoulder muscles, in chronic tension type headache. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, 14(4), 391-396.

Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Galán-del-Rio, F., Alonso-Blanco, C., Jiménez-García, R., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2010). Referred pain from muscle trigger points in the masticatory and neck-shoulder musculature in women with temporomandibular disorders. Journal of Pain, 11(12), 1295-1304.

Fernandez-Lao, C., Cantarero-Villanueva, I., Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Del-Moral-Avila, R., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Arroyo-Morales, M. (2010). Myofascial trigger points in neck and shoulder muscles and widespread pressure pain hypersensitivtiy in patients with postmastectomy pain: evidence of peripheral and central sensitization. Clinical Journal of Pain, 26(9), 798-806.

Frahm, K. S., Andersen, O. K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Mørch, C. D. (2010). Spatial temperature distribution in human hairy and glabrous skin after infrared CO2 laser radiation. BioMedical Engineering OnLine, 9.

Gazerani, P., Au, S., Dong, X., Kumar, U., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Cairns, B. E. (2010). Botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNTA) decreases the mechanical sensitivity of nociceptors and inhibits neurogenic vasodilation in a craniofacial muscle targeted for migraine prophylaxis. Pain, 151(3), 606-616.

Ge, H. Y., Wang, Y., Danneskiold-Samsøe, B., Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). The predetermined sites of examination for tender points in fibromyalgia syndrome are frequently associated with myofascial trigger points. Journal of Pain, 11(7), 644-651.

Graven-Nielsen, T., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Assessment of mechanisms in localized and widespread musculoskeletal pain. Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatology, 6(10), 599-606.

Gravesen, F. H., Gregersen, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). Reproducibility of axial force and manometric recordings in the oesophagus during wet and dry swallows. Neurogastroenterology and Motility, 22(2), 142-147.

Hedayatpour, N., Falla, D. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Farina, D. (2010). Effect of delayed-onset muscle soreness on muscle recovery after a fatiguing isometric contraction. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, 20(1), 145-153.

Hidalgo-Lozano, A., Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Alonso-Blanco, C., Ge, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Arroyo-Morales, M. (2010). Muscle trigger points and pressure pain hyperalgesia in the shoulder muscles in patients with unilateral shoulder impingement: a blinded, controlled study. Experimental Brain Research, 202(4), 915-925.

Hirata, R. P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Graven-Nielsen, T. (2010). Experimental calf muscle pain attenuates the postural stability during quiet stance and perturbation. Clinical Biomechanics, 25(9), 931-937.

Holst, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Mosbech, H., Vesterhauge, S., & Elberling, J. (2010). The capsaicin cough reflex in patients with symptoms elicited by odorous chemicals. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health, 213(1), 66-71.

Komiyama, O., Wang, K., Svensson, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., De Laat, A., & Kawara, M. (2010). Magnetic and electric stimulation to elicit the masseteric exteroceptive suppression period. Clinical Neurophysiology, 121(5), 793-799.

Koutris, M., Naeije, M., Lobbezoo, F., Wang, K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Svensson, P., & Farina, D. (2010). Normalization reduces the spatial dependency of the jaw-stretch reflex activity in the human masseter muscle. Muscle & Nerve, 41(1), 78-84.

La Touche, R., Fernandez-de-las-Penas, C., Fernández-Carnero, J., Díaz-Parreño, S., Paris-Alemany, A., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Bilateral mechanical-pain sensitivity over the trigeminal region in patients with chronic mechanical neck pain. Journal of Pain, 11(3), 256-263.

Mørch, C. D., Andersen, O. K., Quevedo, A. S., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Coghill, R. C. (2010). Exteroceptive aspects of nociception: insights from graphesthesia and two-point discrimination. Pain, 151(1), 45-52.

Neziri, A. Y., Haesler, S., Petersen-Felix, S., Müller, M., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Biurrun Manresa, J., Andersen, O. K., & Curatolo, M. (2010). Generalized expansion of nociceptive reflex receptive fields in chronic pain patients. Pain, 151(3), 798-805.

Neziri, A. Y., Andersen, O. K., Petersen-Felix, S., Radanov, B., Dickenson, A. H., Scaramozzino, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2010). The nociceptive withdrawal reflex: normative values of thresholds and reflex receptive fields. European Journal of Pain, 14(2), 134-141.

Olesen, A. E., Upton, R., Foster, D. J. R., Ståhl, C., Christrup, L. L., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). A pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic study of oral oxycodone in a human experimental pain model of hyperalgesia. Clinical Pharmacokinetics, 49(12), 817-827.

Olesen, S. S., Brock, C., Krarup, A. L., Funch-Jensen, P., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Wilder-Smith, O. H., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). Descending inhibitory pain modulation is impaired in patients with chronic pancreatitis. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 8(8), 724-730.

Olesen, A. E., Ståhl, C., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Drewes, A. M. (2010). Different effects of morphine and oxycodone in experimentally evoked hyperalgesia: a human translational study. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 70(2), 189-200.

Petersen, L. J., Lyngholm, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). A novel model of inflammatory pain in human skin involving topical application of sodium lauryl sulfate. Inflammation Research, 59(9), 775-781.

Petersen, L. J., Zacho, H. D., Lyngholm, A. M., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Tissue viability imaging for assessment of pharmacologically induced vasodilation and vasoconstriction in human skin. Microvascular Research, 80(3), 499-504.

Schliessbach, J., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Heini, P., & Curatolo, M. (2010). The role of central hypersensitivity in the determination of intradiscal mechanical hyperalgesia in discogenic pain. Pain Medicine, 11(5), 701-708.

Schytz, H. W., Holst, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., Olesen, J., & Ashina, M. (2010). Cutaneous nociception and neurogenic inflammation evoked by PACAP38 and VIP. Journal of Headache and Pain, 11(4), 309-316.

Siegenthaler, A., Eichenberger, U., Schmidlin, K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Curatolo, M. (2010). What does local tenderness say about the origin of pain?: an investigation of cervical zygapophysial joint pain. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 110(3), 923-927.

Torisu, T., Wang, K., Svensson, P., De Laat, A., Tanaka, M., Shimada, A., Ikoma, A., Murata, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Effects of eccentric jaw exercise on temporal summation in jaw-closing muscles of healthy subjects. European Journal of Pain, 14(7), 719-724.

van den Broeke, E. N., van Rijn, C. M., Biurrun Manresa, J., Andersen, O. K., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Wilder-Smith, O. H. G. (2010). Neurophysiological correlates of nociceptive heterosynaptic long-term potentiation in humans. Journal of Neurophysiology, 103(4), 2107-2113.

Wang, K., Svensson, P., Sessle, B. J., Cairns, B. E., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Interactions of glutamate and capsaicin-evoked muscle pain on jaw motor functions of men. Clinical Neurophysiology, 121(6), 950-956.

Wang, Y., Ding, X., Zhang, Y., Chen, J., Ge, H., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Yue, S. (2010). Ischemic compression block attenuates mechanical hyperalgesia evoked from latent myofascial trigger points. Experimental Brain Research, 202(2), 265-270.

Wang, K., Svensson, P., Sessle, B. J., Cairns, B. E., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Painful conditioning stimuli of the craniofacial region evokes diffuse noxious inhibitory controls in men and women. Journal of Orofacial Pain, 24(3), 255-261.


Wilder-Smith, O. H., Schreyer, T., Scheffer, G. J., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Patients with chronic pain after abdominal surgery show less preoperative endogenous pain inhibition and more postoperative hyperalgesia: a pilot study. Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy, 24(2), 119-128.

Xu, Y., Ge, H., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Sustained nociceptive mechanical stimulation of latent myofascial trigger point induces central sensitization in healthy subjects. Journal of Pain, 11(12), 1348-1355.

You, H., Lei, J., Sui, M., Huang, L., Tan, Y., Tjolsen, A., & Arendt-Nielsen, L. (2010). Endogenous descending modulation: spatiotemporal effect of dynamic imbalance between descending facilitation and inhibition of nociception. Journal of Physiology, 588(21), 4177-4188.

Zhang, Y., Boudreau, S., Wang, M., Wang, K., Sessle, B., Arendt-Nielsen, L., & Svensson, P. (2010). Effects of periodontal afferent inputs on corticomotor excitability in humans. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 37(1), 39-47.

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