Lone Nikolajsen

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Postamputation pain: studies on mechanisms
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Dan Med J 59:B4527. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Phantom limb pain
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Neurology and Danish Pain Research Center, University of Aarhus, Aarhus Kommunehospital, Building 1 C, Nørrebrogade 44, Aarhus C, DK 8000, Denmark
    Curr Rev Pain 4:166-70. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Does audiovisual stimulation with music and nature sights (MuViCure) reduce pain and discomfort during placement of a femoral nerve block?
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Perianesth Nurs 24:14-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Pain and somatosensory findings in patients 3 years after total hip arthroplasty
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur J Pain 13:576-81. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized study of the effects of gabapentin on postamputation pain
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Danish Pain Research Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 105:1008-15. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain following total hip arthroplasty: a nationwide questionnaire study
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:495-500. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Memantine (a N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist) in the treatment of neuropathic pain after amputation or surgery: a randomized, double-blinded, cross-over study
    L Nikolajsen
    Danish Pain Research Center, University of Aarhus
    Anesth Analg 91:960-6. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain following Caesarean section
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Viborg Hospital, Heibergs Alle 4, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 48:111-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint [Phantom pain after amputation of extremities]
    L Nikolajsen
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Kommunehospital, Dansk Smerteforskningscenter
    Ugeskr Laeger 163:3338-41. 2001
  10. doi request reprint The effects of menthol on cold allodynia and wind-up-like pain in upper limb amputees with different levels of phantom limb pain
    Lene Vase
    Department of Psychology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Neurosci Lett 534:52-7. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Postamputation pain: studies on mechanisms
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Dan Med J 59:B4527. 2012
    ..A better understanding of the underlying mechanisms will hopefully lead to improved treatment of pain after amputation in the future...
  2. ncbi request reprint Phantom limb pain
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Neurology and Danish Pain Research Center, University of Aarhus, Aarhus Kommunehospital, Building 1 C, Nørrebrogade 44, Aarhus C, DK 8000, Denmark
    Curr Rev Pain 4:166-70. 2000
    ..Treatment of phantom pain is not successful; a recent study on prevention of phantom pain showed negative results. The future may reveal new specific drugs for treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Does audiovisual stimulation with music and nature sights (MuViCure) reduce pain and discomfort during placement of a femoral nerve block?
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology and Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Norrebrogade 44, Aarhus C, Denmark
    J Perianesth Nurs 24:14-8. 2009
    ..The qualitative interviews revealed that a number of factors other than the audiovisual stimulation had a significant impact on the patients' experience. The use of MuViCure may be more appropriate in other settings...
  4. doi request reprint Pain and somatosensory findings in patients 3 years after total hip arthroplasty
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anaesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Eur J Pain 13:576-81. 2009
    ..Chronic hip pain after total hip arthroplasty (THA) is a significant problem, but the aetiology remains unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized study of the effects of gabapentin on postamputation pain
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Danish Pain Research Center, Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 105:1008-15. 2006
    ..Pain after amputation is common but difficult to treat. Therefore, the authors examined whether postoperative treatment with gabapentin could reduce postamputation stump and phantom pain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain following total hip arthroplasty: a nationwide questionnaire study
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 50:495-500. 2006
    ..Severe pre-operative pain is the primary indication for total hip arthroplasty (THA). Therefore, we examined the prevalence of chronic pain after THA in relation to pre-operative pain and early post-operative pain...
  7. ncbi request reprint Memantine (a N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist) in the treatment of neuropathic pain after amputation or surgery: a randomized, double-blinded, cross-over study
    L Nikolajsen
    Danish Pain Research Center, University of Aarhus
    Anesth Analg 91:960-6. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain following Caesarean section
    L Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Viborg Hospital, Heibergs Alle 4, DK 8800 Viborg, Denmark
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 48:111-6. 2004
    ..However, little is known about chronic pain after gynaecologic surgery. Therefore, the aim was to study the incidence of chronic pain after Caesarean section...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Phantom pain after amputation of extremities]
    L Nikolajsen
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Kommunehospital, Dansk Smerteforskningscenter
    Ugeskr Laeger 163:3338-41. 2001
    ..Treatment of phantom pain is not successful; a recent study on prevention of the pain with a preoperative epidural blockade showed negative results. The future may reveal new specific drugs for treatment...
  10. doi request reprint The effects of menthol on cold allodynia and wind-up-like pain in upper limb amputees with different levels of phantom limb pain
    Lene Vase
    Department of Psychology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Neurosci Lett 534:52-7. 2013
    ..The findings suggest that menthol may act as a model for studying sensitization in phantom limb patients...
  11. doi request reprint Pain catastrophizing and cortical responses in amputees with varying levels of phantom limb pain: a high-density EEG brain-mapping study
    Lene Vase
    Department of Psychology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Exp Brain Res 218:407-17. 2012
    ....
  12. doi request reprint A prospective study of risk factors for pain persisting 4 months after hysterectomy
    Birgitte Brandsborg
    Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 25:263-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective study was therefore to study the role of surgery and other possible predictors for pain 4 months after hysterectomy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of peri- and intraarticular analgesia with femoral nerve block after total knee arthroplasty: a randomized clinical trial
    Karen Toftdahl
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Acta Orthop 78:172-9. 2007
    ..Postoperative pain after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) can be difficult to manage and may delay recovery. Recent studies have suggested that periarticular infiltration with local anesthetics may improve outcome...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thoracic paravertebral block for breast cancer surgery: a randomized double-blind study
    Jytte F Moller
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
    Anesth Analg 105:1848-51, table of contents. 2007
    ..We examined in this randomized, double-blind study whether a multilevel paravertebral block performed before general anesthesia with propofol and a laryngeal mask enhances postoperative analgesia after breast cancer surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Postoperative analgesia following total knee arthroplasty]
    Karen Toftdahl
    Arhus Universitetshospital, Arhus Sygehus, Anaestesiologisk intensiv Afdeling N
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:1991-6. 2006
    ..Randomised studies suggest that peripheral nerve blocks have the best effect and have fewest side effects. Intra-articular administration of analgesics is the most recently introduced technique...
  16. ncbi request reprint Primary afferent input critical for maintaining spontaneous pain in peripheral neuropathy
    Simon Haroutounian
    Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark Electronic address
    Pain 155:1272-9. 2014
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Cognitive-emotional sensitization contributes to wind-up-like pain in phantom limb pain patients
    Lene Vase
    Department of Psychology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Pain 152:157-62. 2011
    ..The possible interactions between pain catastrophizing, wind-up-like pain, and peripheral input in generating and maintaining phantom limb pain are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for chronic pain after hysterectomy: a nationwide questionnaire and database study
    Birgitte Brandsborg
    Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Anesthesiology 106:1003-12. 2007
    ..This nationwide questionnaire and database study describes pain and identifies risk factors for chronic postsurgical pain 1 yr after hysterectomy for benign indications...
  19. doi request reprint Reduced areas of spontaneous neuropathic pain after spinal cord stimulation treatment
    Kaare Meier
    Danish Pain Research Center Department of Neurosurgery Neurology Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 30:232-7. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify the areas of spontaneous NeP in SCS patients and to correlate these with changes in pain intensity and quality of life...
  20. doi request reprint The neuropathic component in persistent postsurgical pain: a systematic literature review
    Simon Haroutiunian
    Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Pain 154:95-102. 2013
    ..Because of large methodological variability across studies, a more uniform approach is desirable in future studies for evaluating persistent postsurgical NeuP...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neuroma removal for neuropathic pain: efficacy and predictive value of lidocaine infusion
    Lone Nikolajsen
    Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 26:788-93. 2010
    ..The effect of surgical excision has remained controversial. Here we report a prospective study on the effect of neuroma removal on pain...
  22. doi request reprint The Aarhus Neuromodulation Database
    Kaare Meier
    Danish Pain Research Center, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark Department of Neurosurgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark Department of Anesthesiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark ITmedico, Aarhus, Denmark Perinatal Epidemiology Research Unit, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark and Department of Neurology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark
    Neuromodulation 16:506-13; discussion 513. 2013
    ..A widely used electronic registry could play a pivotal role in improving this complex and cost-€intensive treatment. We aimed to construct a comprehensive, universally available data base for SCS...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Long term effect of spinal cord stimulation in a patient with complex regional pain syndrome and phantom pain syndrome type 1 after amputation]
    Thomas Peter Enggaard
    Odense Universitetshospital, Anaestesiologisk intensiv afdeling V, ESES enheden, Odense C
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:460. 2008
    ..This case story summarises the long term effect of SCS in a patient with CRPS after two amputations of the right leg. Pharmacological pain therapies as well as Guanethidine blockade were found to be ineffective...
  24. ncbi request reprint Phantom limb pain: a case of maladaptive CNS plasticity?
    Herta Flor
    Department of Clinical and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Heidelberg, Central Institute of Mental Health, D 68159 Mannheim, Germany
    Nat Rev Neurosci 7:873-81. 2006
    ..We cite both animal and human studies and derive suggestions for innovative interventions aimed at alleviating phantom pain...