Skin Stimulation

The process of applying pressure, friction, temperature change, or chemical substances to the skin to lessen or block a feeling of pain.
National Institutes of Health

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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The ability to perceive and withdraw rapidly from noxious environmental stimuli is crucial for survival. When heat stimuli are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We used autofluorescence of mitochondrial flavoproteins to image cortical neural activity in the rat. Green autofluorescence in… (More)
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2001
2001
Short mechanical stimulation of the fingertip was studied in 10 subjects using 34 closely spaced EEG electrodes overlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES To investigate whether the same dipolar model could explain the scalp CO(2) laser evoked potential (LEP) distribution… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Use-dependent long-term potentiation of synaptic strength (LTP) is an intensively studied model for learning and memory in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Response of anterior parietal cortex to different modes of same-site skin stimulation. J. Neurophysiol. 80: 3272-3283, 1998… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
We studied the effects of electrical stimulation of the skin on upper extremity spasticity in nine hemiparetic stroke subjects… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Antagonism between tilidine and naloxone on cerebral potentials and pain ratings in man. B. Bromm, W. Meier and E. Scharein (Inst… (More)
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1982
1982
The properties of 125 C fibre units recorded from the peripheral nerves of conscious man were studied. On the basis of receptive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Electrophysiological recordings were made from superficial parts of the spinal dorsal horn in monkeys, using dye-filled… (More)
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