Adrenergic dysregulation and pain with and without acute beta-blockade in women with fibromyalgia and temporomandibular disorder.

@article{Light2009AdrenergicDA,
  title={Adrenergic dysregulation and pain with and without acute beta-blockade in women with fibromyalgia and temporomandibular disorder.},
  author={Kathleen C. Light and Edith E Bragdon and Karen M Grewen and Kimberly A. Brownley and Susan S. Girdler and William Maixner},
  journal={The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={542-52}
}
UNLABELLED In patients with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) and temporomandibular disorder (TMD), stress and pain may chronically enhance sympathetic activity, altering cardiovascular responses and worsening pain. This study examined cardiovascular, epinephrine (EPI), norepinephrine (NE), cortisol and clinical pain responses in 54 female patients with these… CONTINUE READING