Top 20 of Pain

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Assessing the quality of reports of randomized clinical trials: is blinding necessary?

1996: DCarroll; DJGavaghan; ARJadad; CJenkinson; HJMcQuay; RAMoore; DJReynolds;

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Validation study of WOMAC: a health status instrument for measuring clinically important patient relevant outcomes to antirheumatic drug therapy in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee.

1988: NBellamy; WWBuchanan; JCampbell; CHGoldsmith; LWStitt;

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A new and sensitive method for measuring thermal nociception in cutaneous hyperalgesia.

1988: FBrown; RDubner; CFlores; KHargreaves; JJoris;

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Development of criteria for the classification and reporting of osteoarthritis. Classification of osteoarthritis of the knee. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Criteria Committee of the American Rheumatism Association.

1986: RAltman; EAsch; DBloch; GBole; DBorenstein; KBrandt; WChristy; TDCooke; RGreenwald; MHochberg;

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Ethical guidelines for investigations of experimental pain in conscious animals.

1983: MZimmermann;

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Improvements in survival and clinical benefit with gemcitabine as first-line therapy for patients with advanced pancreas cancer: a randomized trial.

1997: JAndersen; HABurris; MCCripps; FADörr; MRGreen; MRModiano; MJMoore; RNelson; ... RKPortenoy; MLRothenberg; CDStephens; AMStorniolo; PTarassoff; DDVon Hoff;

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Impaired nociception and pain sensation in mice lacking the capsaicin receptor.

2000: AIBasbaum; MJCaterina; DJulius; MKoltzenburg; ALeffler; ABMalmberg; WJMartin; KRPetersen-Zeitz; JTrafton;

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How do you feel? Interoception: the sense of the physiological condition of the body.

2002: ADCraig;

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The cloned capsaicin receptor integrates multiple pain-producing stimuli.

1998: AIBasbaum; MJCaterina; HGilbert; DJulius; ABMalmberg; BERaumann; TARosen; KSkinner; MTominaga;

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Traumatic arthritis of the hip after dislocation and acetabular fractures: treatment by mold arthroplasty. An end-result study using a new method of result evaluation.

1969: WHHarris;

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Prostaglandins and leukotrienes: advances in eicosanoid biology.

2001: CDFunk;

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Pain mechanisms: a new theory.

1965: RMelzack; PDWall;

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A peripheral mononeuropathy in rat that produces disorders of pain sensation like those seen in man.

1988: GJBennett; YKXie;

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Contributions of anterior cingulate cortex to behaviour.

1995: ODevinsky; MJMorrell; BAVogt;

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TRPA1 mediates the inflammatory actions of environmental irritants and proalgesic agents.

2006: AIBasbaum; DMBautista; SEJordt; DJulius; TNikai; JPoblete; AJRead; PRTsuruda; ENYamoah;

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An experimental model for peripheral neuropathy produced by segmental spinal nerve ligation in the rat.

1992: JMChung; SHKim;

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Pain assessment: global use of the Brief Pain Inventory.

1994: CSCleeland; KMRyan;

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Empathy for pain involves the affective but not sensory components of pain.

2004: RJDolan; CDFrith; HKaube; JO'Doherty; BSeymour; TSinger;

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Neuronal plasticity: increasing the gain in pain.

2000: MWSalter; CJWoolf;

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Neurotrophins and their receptors: a convergence point for many signalling pathways.

2003: MVChao;

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