- Effects of acupuncture needle penetration on motor system excitabilityM Zunhammer
Department of Psychiatry, University of Regensburg, Universitaetsstrae 84, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
Neurophysiol Clin 42:225-30. 2012..The present study aimed at exploring effects of deep manual acupuncture needling compared to a state-of-the-art, non-penetrating control condition on several standard TMS measures of motor system excitability...
- rTMS over the cerebellum modulates temperature detection and pain thresholds through peripheral mechanismsMatthias Zunhammer
Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Psychosomatics, University of Regensburg, Germany
Brain Stimul 4:210-7.e1. 2011..Even though evidence suggests an involvement of cerebellar structures in pain processing, the effect of rTMS over the cerebellum on pain perception has not yet been investigated...
- Modulation of human motor cortex excitability by valproateMatthias Zunhammer
Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University of Regensburg, Universitaetsstraße 84, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 215:277-80. 2011..Valproate is widely used in the treatment of epilepsy, bipolar disorder, and chronic pain disorders, but its exact mechanisms of action is still incompletely understood...