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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.
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… Expand
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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
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Bilateral clusters of sensory neurons in the pleural ganglia of Aplysia contain cells involved in a defensive tail withdrawal… Expand
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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
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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
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The properties of 125 C fibre units recorded from the peripheral nerves of conscious man were studied. On the basis of receptive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Elecrophysiological recordings were made from superficial parts of the spinal dorsal horn in monkeys, using dye‐filled… Expand
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