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EFNS guidelines on neuropathic pain assessment
In September 2001, a Task Force was set up under the auspices of the European Federation of Neurological Societies with the aim of evaluating the existing evidence about the methods of assessingExpand
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EFNS guidelines on neuropathic pain assessment: revised 2009
Background and purpose:  We have revised the previous EFNS guidelines on neuropathic pain (NP) assessment, which aimed to provide recommendations for the diagnostic process, screening tools andExpand
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Central sensitization as the mechanism underlying pain in joint hypermobility syndrome/Ehlers–Danlos syndrome, hypermobility type
Patients with joint hypermobility syndrome/Ehlers–Danlos syndrome, hypermobility type (JHS/EDS‐HT) commonly suffer from pain. How this hereditary connective tissue disorder causes pain remainsExpand
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Depressive Symptoms Correlate with Disability and Disease Course in Multiple Sclerosis Patients: An Italian Multi-Center Study Using the Beck Depression Inventory
Background Depression occurs in about 50% of patients with multiple sclerosis. The aims of this study was to investigate the prevalence of depressive symptoms in a multicenter MS population using theExpand
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Pain outside the body: defensive peripersonal space deformation in trigeminal neuralgia
Perception of space has been guiding effective therapeutic interventions in a number of unilateral chronic pain conditions. However little is known about how trigeminal neuralgia (TN), a condition inExpand
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Are there different predictors of analgesic response between antidepressants and anticonvulsants in painful diabetic neuropathy?
To investigate baseline demographics and disease characteristics as predictors of the analgesic effect of duloxetine and pregabalin on diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain (DPNP).
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Rating Scales for Pain in Parkinson's Disease: Critique and Recommendations
We aimed at critically appraising the clinimetric properties of existing pain scales or questionnaires and to give recommendations for their use in Parkinson's disease (PD).
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mapping new method of three dimensional brain stem sympathoexcitatory brain stem pathway using a Topodiagnostic investigations on the
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Conduction velocity of the cold spinal pathway in healthy humans
We aimed to investigate the conduction velocity of the cold spinal pathway in healthy humans.
Drug-Resistant Cluster Headache Responding to Gabapentin: A Pilot Study
Prompted by the results of gabaergic drugs, such as valproate and topiramate, we performed this pilot study to assess the effect of gabapentin in cluster headache. Eight patients suffering fromExpand