Chronic pain

Known as: Chronic Pain [Disease/Finding], Pains, Chronic, Pain, Chronic 
Aching sensation that persists for more than a few months. It may or may not be associated with trauma or disease, and may persist after the initial… (More)
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1946-2017
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2017
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2017
OBJECTIVES Chronic pain places a burden on individuals and the economy. Although there is evidence for the effectiveness of… (More)
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2017
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2017
Microglial cells are responsible for immune surveillance within the CNS. They respond to noxious stimuli by releasing… (More)
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2017
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2017
BACKGROUND Opioid use, abuse, and adverse consequences, including death, have escalated at an alarming rate since the 1990s. In… (More)
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2016
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2016
Depression and pain co-exist in almost 80% of patients and are associated with impaired health-related quality of life, often… (More)
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2016
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2016
Converging lines of evidence suggest that the pathophysiology of pain is mediated to a substantial degree via allostatic… (More)
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2015
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2015
Recent human and animal studies provide growing evidence that vagal nerve stimulation (VNS) can deliver strong analgesic effects… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
UNLABELLED A consensus meeting was convened by the Initiative on Methods, Measurement, and Pain Assessment in Clinical Trials… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The role of the brain in chronic pain conditions remains speculative. We compared brain morphology of 26 chronic back pain (CBP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Pain intensity is frequently measured on an 11-point pain intensity numerical rating scale (PI-NRS), where 0=no pain and 10=worst… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Visual analogue scales (VAS) of sensory intensity and affective magnitude were validated as ratio scale measures for both chronic… (More)
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