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Skin Stimulation

The process of applying pressure, friction, temperature change, or chemical substances to the skin to lessen or block a feeling of pain.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The ability to perceive and withdraw rapidly from noxious environmental stimuli is crucial for survival. When heat stimuli are… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background The pain of chronic pancreatitis remains challenging to manage, with treatment all too often being unsuccessful. A… Expand
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… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
  • J. Sandkühler, Xianguo Liu
  • The European journal of neuroscience
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 3007063
Use‐dependent long‐term potentiation of synaptic strength (LTP) is an intensively studied model for learning and memory in… Expand
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… Expand
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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… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Heart rate variability, that is, the amount of heart rate fluctuations around the mean heart rate, can be used as a mirror of the… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Extracellular field potentials in the lumbosacral dorsal horn evoked by stimulation of cutaneous C fibres in the sural nerve were… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The physiological properties of neurones in the superficial laminae of the dorsal horn of the fourth and fifth lumbar segments of… Expand
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Elecrophysiological recordings were made from superficial parts of the spinal dorsal horn in monkeys, using dye‐filled… Expand