Stephen J Gibson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of electroacupuncture on opioid consumption in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Charlie C L Xue
    Traditional and Complementary Medicine Research Program, Health Innovations Research Institute HIRi, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Trials 13:169. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and relevance of pain in older persons
    Stephen J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, Poplar Road Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain Med 13:S23-6. 2012
  3. pmc A sleeping phantom leg awakened following hemicolectomy, thrombosis, and chemotherapy: a case report
    Melita J Giummarra
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Med Case Reports 5:203. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint IASP global year against pain in older persons: highlighting the current status and future perspectives in geriatric pain
    Stephen J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, PO Box 31, Parkville, Vic, Australia 3052
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:627-35. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A review of age differences in the neurophysiology of nociception and the perceptual experience of pain
    Stephen J Gibson
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Pain 20:227-39. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint An examination of pain perception and cerebral event-related potentials following carbon dioxide laser stimulation in patients with Alzheimer's disease and age-matched control volunteers
    S J Gibson
    Clinical Research Laboratory, National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain Res Manag 6:126-32. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive factors and the experience of pain and suffering in older persons
    S J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain 85:375-83. 2000
  8. doi request reprint Dyskinetic patients show rebound worsening of affect after an acute L-dopa challenge
    Andrew H Evans
    Department of Neurology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:514-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Age-related differences in pain sensitivity and regional brain activity evoked by noxious pressure
    Leonie J Cole
    Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Neurobiol Aging 31:494-503. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The impact of Alzheimer's disease on the functional connectivity between brain regions underlying pain perception
    Leonie J Cole
    Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Eur J Pain 15:568.e1-11. 2011

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Effect of electroacupuncture on opioid consumption in patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain: protocol of a randomised controlled trial
    Charlie C L Xue
    Traditional and Complementary Medicine Research Program, Health Innovations Research Institute HIRi, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Vic, Australia
    Trials 13:169. 2012
    ..The proposed research aims to assess if EA is an effective adjunct therapy to standard pain and medication management in reducing opioids use by patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and relevance of pain in older persons
    Stephen J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, Poplar Road Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain Med 13:S23-6. 2012
    ..Persistent pain is one of the most prevalent health conditions faced by adults of advanced age, and is recognized as a major concern for this segment of the population...
  3. pmc A sleeping phantom leg awakened following hemicolectomy, thrombosis, and chemotherapy: a case report
    Melita J Giummarra
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Med Case Reports 5:203. 2011
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  4. ncbi request reprint IASP global year against pain in older persons: highlighting the current status and future perspectives in geriatric pain
    Stephen J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, PO Box 31, Parkville, Vic, Australia 3052
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:627-35. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A review of age differences in the neurophysiology of nociception and the perceptual experience of pain
    Stephen J Gibson
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Pain 20:227-39. 2004
    ..To better understand the nature of age differences in pain and nociception with the aging of the worlds' population...
  6. ncbi request reprint An examination of pain perception and cerebral event-related potentials following carbon dioxide laser stimulation in patients with Alzheimer's disease and age-matched control volunteers
    S J Gibson
    Clinical Research Laboratory, National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain Res Manag 6:126-32. 2001
    ..Pain perception is known to depend on integrated cognitive processing. Alzheimer's disease affects 5% to 10% of older adults, but the impact of this disease on pain sensitivity and report has yet to be fully investigated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive factors and the experience of pain and suffering in older persons
    S J Gibson
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain 85:375-83. 2000
    ..In combination, these findings suggest that cognitive factors are of importance in older chronic pain patients and extend the relevance of cognitive-behavioural models of pain across the entire adult age spectrum...
  8. doi request reprint Dyskinetic patients show rebound worsening of affect after an acute L-dopa challenge
    Andrew H Evans
    Department of Neurology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:514-9. 2012
    ..We proposed that patients with dyskinesias would report rebound worsening in affect during wearing-off of L-dopa effect...
  9. doi request reprint Age-related differences in pain sensitivity and regional brain activity evoked by noxious pressure
    Leonie J Cole
    Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Neurobiol Aging 31:494-503. 2010
    ..The age-related difference in pain-evoked activity seen in the present study may reflect reduced functioning of striatal pain modulatory mechanisms with advancing age...
  10. doi request reprint The impact of Alzheimer's disease on the functional connectivity between brain regions underlying pain perception
    Leonie J Cole
    Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Eur J Pain 15:568.e1-11. 2011
    ..The results of this study support previous research suggesting an interplay between pain and cognitive processes in patients with AD...
  11. doi request reprint The menacing phantom: what pulls the trigger?
    Melita J Giummarra
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Pain 15:691.e1-8. 2011
    ..Ultimately, optimizing stump and neuroma management, as well as restoring function of central networks for pain, limb movement, and amputation-related memories, should help manage spontaneously triggered phantom phenomena...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Pain Attitudes Questionnaire (revised) in adult patients with chronic pain
    Hua Hie Yong
    School of Behavioural Science, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Pain 104:673-81. 2003
    ..However, the cohorts of patients across the age spectrum show some differences in pain attitudes and possible reasons were discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Do dyskinesia and pain share common pathophysiological mechanisms in Parkinson's disease?
    Shen Yang Lim
    Department of Neurology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Mov Disord 23:1689-95. 2008
    ..Our results suggest that dyskinesia and pain may share common pathophysiological mechanisms in PD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pain sensitivity and fMRI pain-related brain activity in Alzheimer's disease
    Leonie J Cole
    Howard Florey Institute, University of Melbourne Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Brain 129:2957-65. 2006
    ..The results of this study show that pain perception and processing are not diminished in Alzheimer's disease, thereby raising concerns about the current inadequate treatment of pain in this highly dependent and vulnerable patient group...
  15. doi request reprint Treatment of chronic non-malignant pain in the elderly: safety considerations
    Jonathan Bruce Barber
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Drug Saf 32:457-74. 2009
    ..Used appropriately, analgesic and adjuvant treatments can and should be employed to relieve persistent pain in the expanding elderly population...
  16. ncbi request reprint The psychosocial health status of carers of persons with dementia: a comparison with the chronically ill
    D LoGiudice
    University of Melbourne, National Ageing Research Institute, Northwest Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Qual Life Res 7:345-51. 1998
    ..Commensurate with studies exploring the health status of those suffering from diseases, the measurement of the psychosocial health status of carers should also be considered in the scope of assessment and intervention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with analgesic and psychotropic medications use by community-dwelling older people with chronic pain
    F Kung
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:471-4. 1999
    ..The present study sought to examine use prevalence and factors associated with use of analgesic and psychotropic medications in community-dwelling older people with chronic non-malignant pain...
  18. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in the endogenous analgesic response to repeated cold water immersion in human volunteers
    L L Washington
    National Ageing Research Institute, P O Box 31, Parkville, 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Pain 89:89-96. 2000
    ..Age differences in the efficacy of endogenous analgesic systems may be expected to reduce the ability of older adults to cope with severe persistent pain states and may help explain some of the variation in the literature on pain report...
  19. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in pain perception and report
    S J Gibson
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Geriatr Med 17:433-56, v-vi. 2001
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Development of a pain attitudes questionnaire to assess stoicism and cautiousness for possible age differences
    H H Yong
    Clinical Research Laboratory, National Ageing Research Institute, Poplar Road, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:P279-84. 2001
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Testing an educational nursing intervention for pain assessment and management in older people
    Elizabeth Manias
    Melbourne School of Health Sciences, National Ageing Research Institute, Statistical Consulting Centre, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Pain Med 12:1199-215. 2011
    ..This study aimed to examine the effectiveness of a structured educational nursing intervention on pain assessment and management in older hospitalized people...
  22. ncbi request reprint Widowhood and other demographic associations of pain in independent older people
    Mark Bradbeer
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville Victoria Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Pain 19:247-54. 2003
    ..To determine if psychosocial factors, as suggested by the demographic variables of widowhood and living alone, are associated with pain, particularly severe pain, in a representative sample of independent older people...
  23. ncbi request reprint Geriatric syndromes as predictors of adverse outcomes of hospitalization
    M Anpalahan
    Western Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 38:16-23. 2008
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Corporeal awareness and proprioceptive sense of the phantom
    Melita J Giummarra
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Psychol 101:791-808. 2010
    ..We suggest that both the internal limb image and limb schemata play a significant role in the continued perception of phantom limbs...
  25. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of pain in elderly people
    R D Helme
    National Ageing Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Geriatr Med 17:417-31, v. 2001
    ..Most of the answers to these and other questions require longitudinal studies with pain as the predominant focus of attention rather than addressing the symptom of pain as an ancillary measure relevant to other aspects of aging...
  26. ncbi request reprint The relationship between medical comorbidity and self-rated pain, mood disturbance, and function in older people with chronic pain
    Ian Y Leong
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, Singapore
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:550-5. 2007
    ..This study tests the hypothesis that comorbid burden is associated with greater levels of self-reported pain and associated disturbance in mood and function...
  27. ncbi request reprint Opioid-insensitive hypoalgesia to mechanical stimuli at sites ipsilateral and contralateral to experimental muscle pain in human volunteers
    Thomas Graven-Nielsen
    Center for Sensory Motor Interaction, Laboratory for Experimental Pain Research, Aalborg University, Fredrik Bajers Vej 7D 3, 9220 Aalborg E, Denmark
    Exp Brain Res 146:213-22. 2002
    ..The deep peroneal nerve specifically innervates both the TA muscle and the only site of hyperalgesia indicating spatial summation of afferent activity from these structures...
  28. ncbi request reprint A psychophysical evaluation of the relationship between trait anxiety, pain perception, and induced state anxiety
    Judy Tang
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne
    J Pain 6:612-9. 2005
    ..There was no interaction between state and trait anxiety on pain perception and anxiety ratings. These findings show an additive rather than synergistic effect between state-trait anxiety and subjective pain intensity...
  29. ncbi request reprint A psychophysical investigation of the facial action coding system as an index of pain variability among older adults with and without Alzheimer's disease
    Amanda C Lints-Martindale
    Department of Psychology and Center on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, Canada
    Pain Med 8:678-89. 2007
    ..Our goal was to study facial expressions of pain in patients with and without AD...
  30. ncbi request reprint An interdisciplinary expert consensus statement on assessment of pain in older persons
    Thomas Hadjistavropoulos
    Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada
    Clin J Pain 23:S1-43. 2007
    ..The literature underlying the consensus recommendations is reviewed. Multiple revisions led to final reviews of 2 complete drafts before consensus was reached...
  31. ncbi request reprint The use of a self-reported pain measure, a nurse-reported pain measure and the PAINAD in nursing home residents with moderate and severe dementia: a validation study
    Ian Yi Onn Leong
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433
    Age Ageing 35:252-6. 2006
    ..To assess the construct validity of three measures of pain and to determine a categorical version of the Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia (PAINAD) scale...