R R Edwards

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in pain tolerance: clinical implications in a chronic pain population
    R R Edwards
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:316-23. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in endogenous pain modulation: a comparison of diffuse noxious inhibitory controls in healthy older and younger adults
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 101:155-65. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of sex and clinical pain to experimental pain responses
    R B Fillingim
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Pain 83:419-25. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex-dependent effects of reported familial pain history on recent pain complaints and experimental pain responses
    R B Fillingim
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Pain 86:87-94. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of aging on information-processing channels in the sense of touch: III. Differential sensitivity to changes in stimulus intensity
    G A Gescheider
    Department of Psychology, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York 13323, USA
    Somatosens Mot Res 13:73-80. 1996
  6. ncbi request reprint Age-associated differences in responses to noxious stimuli
    R R Edwards
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M180-5. 2001
  7. pmc The association of the cortisol awakening response with experimental pain ratings
    L A Fabian
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:1247-51. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Catastrophizing and pain-coping in young adults: associations with depressive symptoms and headache pain
    Luis F Buenaver
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Pain 9:311-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Styles of pain coping predict cardiovascular function following a cold pressor test
    Robert R Edwards
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain Res Manag 10:219-22. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Associations between catastrophizing and endogenous pain-inhibitory processes: sex differences
    Burel R Goodin
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Pain 10:180-90. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in pain tolerance: clinical implications in a chronic pain population
    R R Edwards
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:316-23. 2001
    ..The present experiment examined the effects of ethnicity (African American vs. white) on experimental pain tolerance and adjustment to chronic pain...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in endogenous pain modulation: a comparison of diffuse noxious inhibitory controls in healthy older and younger adults
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 101:155-65. 2003
    ..If replicated, such findings of reduced pain-modulatory capacity in the elderly may partially explain age-related differences in the prevalence, severity, and impact of chronic pain...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship of sex and clinical pain to experimental pain responses
    R B Fillingim
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Pain 83:419-25. 1999
    ..These results indicate that experimental pain responses may be more clinically relevant for females than males. Potential explanations and implications for this pattern of results are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex-dependent effects of reported familial pain history on recent pain complaints and experimental pain responses
    R B Fillingim
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Pain 86:87-94. 2000
    ..Higher levels of hypervigilance accounted for some of the family history effects on recent pain complaints but not experimental pain measures. Potential mechanisms underlying these effects of family history among females are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of aging on information-processing channels in the sense of touch: III. Differential sensitivity to changes in stimulus intensity
    G A Gescheider
    Department of Psychology, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York 13323, USA
    Somatosens Mot Res 13:73-80. 1996
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Age-associated differences in responses to noxious stimuli
    R R Edwards
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M180-5. 2001
    ..In addition, the absence of a relationship between blood pressure and ischemic pain responses in older adults may suggest potential functional decrements in at least one endogenous pain-modulatory system...
  7. pmc The association of the cortisol awakening response with experimental pain ratings
    L A Fabian
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:1247-51. 2009
    ..Attenuated CAR was related to greater pain intensity and unpleasantness ratings. Future research should examine this association across various pain populations...
  8. doi request reprint Catastrophizing and pain-coping in young adults: associations with depressive symptoms and headache pain
    Luis F Buenaver
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Pain 9:311-9. 2008
    ..These data suggest that catastrophizing may require the presence of a pain condition before its detrimental effects are exerted...
  9. ncbi request reprint Styles of pain coping predict cardiovascular function following a cold pressor test
    Robert R Edwards
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain Res Manag 10:219-22. 2005
    ..While many studies have examined the impact of pain-related coping in adjustment to chronic pain, relatively few have evaluated the physiological consequences of differences in pain-coping styles...
  10. doi request reprint Associations between catastrophizing and endogenous pain-inhibitory processes: sex differences
    Burel R Goodin
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Pain 10:180-90. 2009
    ..Whether interventions that reduce pain catastrophizing affect pain outcomes via effects on DNIC is in need of investigation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endogenous opioids, blood pressure, and diffuse noxious inhibitory controls: a preliminary study
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 99:679-87. 2004
    ..This relationship, which did not appear opioid-dependent, supports previous models integrating cardiovascular activity with the functioning of pain-modulatory systems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing as a mediator of sex differences in pain: differential effects for daily pain versus laboratory-induced pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 1 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 111:335-41. 2004
    ..These findings highlight the role of catastrophizing in shaping pain responses, as well as illuminating potentially important differences between experimental pain assessment and the clinical experience of pain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Individual variation in rapid eye movement sleep is associated with pain perception in healthy women: preliminary data
    Michael T Smith
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Behavioral Medicine Research Laboratory and Clinic, 600 North Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 108, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Sleep 28:809-12. 2005
    ..Consequently, we sought to evaluate relationships between sleep architecture and laboratory measures of pain processing in healthy women, sleeping under normal conditions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing predicts changes in thermal pain responses after resolution of acute dental pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pain 5:164-70. 2004
    ..The use of catastrophizing as a coping strategy might interfere with the resolution of sensitization after cessation of an acutely painful condition, or it might be associated with magnified experimental pain responses across time...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effects of sleep deprivation on pain inhibition and spontaneous pain in women
    Michael T Smith
    Behavioral Sleep Medicine Program, Johns Hopkins Bayview, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD 21287, USA
    Sleep 30:494-505. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation, plans, and attempts in chronic pain patients: factors associated with increased risk
    Michael T Smith
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 111:201-8. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint Acute pain at discharge from hospitalization is a prospective predictor of long-term suicidal ideation after burn injury
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S36-42. 2007
    ..To determine the extent to which pain contributes to risk for suicidal ideation after burn injury...
  18. pmc Duration of sleep contributes to next-day pain report in the general population
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 108, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 137:202-7. 2008
    ..1, p=.002, in the structural equation model). Collectively, these findings indicate that night-to-night changes in sleep affect pain report, illuminating the importance of considering sleep when assessing and treating pain...
  19. pmc Self-reported pain sensitivity: lack of correlation with pain threshold and tolerance
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Eur J Pain 11:594-8. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that circumventing psychophysical pain testing by assessing individuals' self-reported pain sensitivity is unlikely to be a useful strategy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of depression and anxiety as unique predictors of pain-related outcomes following burn injury
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Behav Med 34:313-22. 2007
    ..However, much of the existing research has relied on global measures of distress that do not separate distinct symptoms of anxiety and depression...
  21. pmc Polymorphisms in the GTP cyclohydrolase gene (GCH1) are associated with ratings of capsaicin pain
    Claudia M Campbell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Meyer 1 108, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 141:114-8. 2009
    ..When combined, three of the five accounted for a surprisingly high 35% of the inter-individual variance in pain ratings. We conclude that SNPs of the GCH1 gene may profoundly affect the ratings of pain induced by capsaicin...
  22. pmc Mind-body interactions in pain: the neurophysiology of anxious and catastrophic pain-related thoughts
    Claudia M Campbell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transl Res 153:97-101. 2009
    ..The interface between pain-related neurobiology and processes such as pain-related catastrophizing represents an important avenue for future pain research...
  23. pmc Pain catastrophizing mediates the relationship between self-reported strenuous exercise involvement and pain ratings: moderating role of anxiety sensitivity
    Burel R Goodin
    Psychology Department, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:1018-25. 2009
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  24. pmc Pain catastrophizing and salivary cortisol responses to laboratory pain testing in temporomandibular disorder and healthy participants
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Pain 11:186-94. 2010
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  25. pmc Catastrophizing delays the analgesic effect of distraction
    Claudia M Campbell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Pain 149:202-7. 2010
    ..These results suggest that both distraction and catastrophizing have substantial effects on experimental pain in normal subjects and these variables interact as a function of time...
  26. pmc Situational versus dispositional measurement of catastrophizing: associations with pain responses in multiple samples
    Claudia M Campbell
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baltimore, MD 21287 7101, USA
    J Pain 11:443-453.e2. 2010
    ..The findings highlight the importance of multidimensional assessment of pain-related catastrophizing, and suggests a role for measuring catastrophizing related to specific, definable events...
  27. doi request reprint Changes in situation-specific pain catastrophizing precede changes in pain report during capsaicin pain: a cross-lagged panel analysis among healthy, pain-free participants
    Claudia M Campbell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Pain 11:876-84. 2010
    ..These results provide initial evidence, in healthy individuals, that changes in catastrophizing may precede changes in pain response...
  28. ncbi request reprint Genetic predictors of acute and chronic pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 108, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 8:411-7. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in endogenous pain modulation as a risk factor for chronic pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurology 65:437-43. 2005
    ..Long-term cohort studies are necessary to test this hypothesis; such research could yield insight into the nature of chronic pain and permit greater precision in selecting high-risk individuals for chronic pain prevention research...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ethnic similarities and differences in the chronic pain experience: a comparison of african american, Hispanic, and white patients
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Pain Med 6:88-98. 2005
    ..However, few studies have evaluated all of these variables, or matched ethnic groups precisely on potential confounds...
  31. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing and experimental pain sensitivity: only in vivo reports of catastrophic cognitions correlate with pain responses
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Pain 6:338-9. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Pain tolerance as a predictor of outcome following multidisciplinary treatment for chronic pain: differential effects as a function of sex
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 106:419-26. 2003
    ..These results indicate that experimental pain responses may be most clinically relevant for women, and that sex differences may exist in the determinants of pain-treatment outcomes...
  33. pmc Pain-related catastrophizing and perceived social responses: Inter-relationships in the context of chronic pain
    Luis F Buenaver
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7107, USA
    Pain 127:234-42. 2007
    ..The study and further understanding of what principal factors mediate catastrophizing's deleterious effects on pain will be important in illuminating the biopsychosocial model of pain...
  34. ncbi request reprint Age differences in the correlates of physical functioning in patients with chronic pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 18:56-69. 2006
    ..Pain-related disability in the elderly is a major contributor to poor quality of life. In this study, the author examined age-related differences in the factors associated with physical disability in the context of chronic pain...
  35. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing and pain in arthritis, fibromyalgia, and other rheumatic diseases
    Robert R Edwards
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 101, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:325-32. 2006
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  36. pmc Pain catastrophizing: a critical review
    Phillip J Quartana
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 9:745-58. 2009
    ..We conclude by offering what we believe represents an integrated heuristic model for use by researchers over the next 5 years; a model we believe will advance the field most expediently...
  37. ncbi request reprint Basal heat pain thresholds predict opioid analgesia in patients with postherpetic neuralgia
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Anesthesiology 104:1243-8. 2006
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  38. ncbi request reprint Pain-related catastrophizing as a risk factor for suicidal ideation in chronic pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 1 108, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Pain 126:272-9. 2006
    ..Further research in this area, including the addition of suicide prevention materials to pain-coping skills training programs, may benefit large numbers of individuals who are at elevated suicide risk as a consequence of chronic pain...
  39. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing, pain, and social adjustment in scleroderma: relationships with educational level
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Clin J Pain 22:639-46. 2006
    ..The present study sought to characterize such interrelationships between educational level and pain-related catastrophizing...
  40. ncbi request reprint Pain-related catastrophizing in healthy women is associated with greater temporal summation of and reduced habituation to thermal pain
    Robert R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Clin J Pain 22:730-7. 2006
    ..We assessed, for the first time, catastrophizing's association with the magnitude of temporal summation of pain, a primary marker for central nervous system sensitizability...
  41. ncbi request reprint Re: McCraken et al., A comparison of blacks and whites seeking treatment for chronic pain. Clin J Pain 2001;17:249-55
    Roger B Fillingim
    Clin J Pain 18:136-7. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Mood swings: variability in the use of the Profile of Mood States
    Robert R Edwards
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:534. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in responses to multiple experimental pain stimuli
    Claudia M Campbell
    College of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0404, USA
    Pain 113:20-6. 2005
    ..Hypervigilance partly accounted for group differences. Additional research to determine the mechanisms underlying these effects is warranted...
  44. pmc A clinical genetic method to identify mechanisms by which pain causes depression and anxiety
    Mitchell B Max
    Clinical Pain Research Section, Division of Intramural Research, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Mol Pain 2:14. 2006
    ..We seek molecules that show a significant statistical interaction between (1) the amount of surgical pain relief, and (2) the alleles of the gene, on depression and anxiety during the first postoperative year...
  45. ncbi request reprint Is self-reported childhood abuse history associated with pain perception among healthy young women and men?
    Roger B Fillingim
    University of Florida College of Dentistry and Gainesville VA Medical Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0404, USA
    Clin J Pain 21:387-97. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between self-reported history of childhood sexual or physical abuse and experimental pain responses in a nonclinical sample of generally healthy young adults...
  46. ncbi request reprint Spousal responses are differentially associated with clinical variables in women and men with chronic pain
    Roger B Fillingim
    University of Florida College of Dentistry Public Health Services and Research, and North Florida South Georgia VA Health System, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Clin J Pain 19:217-24. 2003
    ..The present study examined pain reports, medication use, psychosocial factors, functional measures, and pain tolerance in patients with chronic pain...