Michal Granot

Summary

Affiliation: University of Haifa
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The roles of pain catastrophizing and anxiety in the prediction of postoperative pain intensity: a prospective study
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, School of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Clin J Pain 21:439-45. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous recording of late and ultra-late pain evoked potentials in fibromyalgia
    M Granot
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center, and Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1881-7. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors associated with perception of experimental pain in vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:285-302. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Personality traits associated with perception of noxious stimuli in women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, School of Nursing, University of Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 6:168-73. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: systemic pain perception and psychophysical characteristics
    Michal Granot
    The Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:138-42. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between quantitative sensory testing, treatment choice, and subsequent pain reduction in vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 5:226-32. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Characteristics of attachment style in women with dyspareunia
    Michal Granot
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Marital Ther 37:1-16. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of response to experimental pain in sexually abused women
    Michal Granot
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Clin J Pain 27:616-22. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Postcesarean section pain prediction by preoperative experimental pain assessment
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, and Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center, Israel
    Anesthesiology 98:1422-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychophysics of phasic and tonic heat pain stimuli by quantitative sensory testing in healthy subjects
    Michal Granot
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Pain 7:139-43. 2003

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint The roles of pain catastrophizing and anxiety in the prediction of postoperative pain intensity: a prospective study
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, School of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Clin J Pain 21:439-45. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous recording of late and ultra-late pain evoked potentials in fibromyalgia
    M Granot
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center, and Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1881-7. 2001
    ..To characterize laser evoked potentials (LEP), pain psychophysics and local tissue response in fibromyalgia patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychological factors associated with perception of experimental pain in vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:285-302. 2005
    ..A cluster analysis revealed four subtypes of VVS women, as characterized by levels of pain and personality variables. I suggest implications for the assessment and treatment of women suffering from painful coitus...
  4. ncbi request reprint Personality traits associated with perception of noxious stimuli in women with vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, School of Nursing, University of Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 6:168-73. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary vulvar vestibulitis syndrome: systemic pain perception and psychophysical characteristics
    Michal Granot
    The Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:138-42. 2004
    ..This study evaluated systemic pain perception, cardiovascular measures, and anxiety level in women with primary and secondary VVS...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between quantitative sensory testing, treatment choice, and subsequent pain reduction in vulvar vestibulitis syndrome
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 5:226-32. 2004
    ..023), and higher systolic blood pressure (P =.039) are predictive variables for reduction of vulvar pain. An assessment of systemic pain perception might be helpful in choosing the optimal treatment and in predicting its success...
  7. doi request reprint Characteristics of attachment style in women with dyspareunia
    Michal Granot
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Sex Marital Ther 37:1-16. 2011
    ..The authors' findings suggest that women with higher frequency of physical complaints in various body areas and insecure attachment style are more susceptible to report pain during intercourse...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of response to experimental pain in sexually abused women
    Michal Granot
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Clin J Pain 27:616-22. 2011
    ..Therefore, this pilot study aimed to explore pain sensitivity to experimentally induced pain and associated psychology in women with a history of severe SA...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postcesarean section pain prediction by preoperative experimental pain assessment
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, and Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center, Israel
    Anesthesiology 98:1422-6. 2003
    ..The present study was conducted to determine whether preoperative assessment of experimental pain perception by quantitative sensory tests could predict the level of postcesarean section pain...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychophysics of phasic and tonic heat pain stimuli by quantitative sensory testing in healthy subjects
    Michal Granot
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Pain 7:139-43. 2003
    ..Thus, the normal pattern of pain perception is stable and not altered by single tonic pain stimulation...
  11. doi request reprint Can we predict persistent postoperative pain by testing preoperative experimental pain?
    Michal Granot
    University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa 31905, Israel
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:425-30. 2009
    ..This review highlights how, and to what extent, preoperative experimental pain testing can be utilized in predicting persistent postoperative pain...
  12. doi request reprint Enhanced presurgical pain temporal summation response predicts post-thoracotomy pain intensity during the acute postoperative phase
    Irit Weissman-Fogel
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 10:628-36. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that individual susceptibility toward a greater summation response may characterize patients who are potentially vulnerable to augmented POP...
  13. ncbi request reprint Objective correlate of subjective pain perception by contact heat-evoked potentials
    Yelena Granovsky
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Medical Center, and the Laboratory of Clinical Neurophysiology, Technion Faculty of Medicine, Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 9:53-63. 2008
    ..Yet, regression analysis revealed pain perception and not stimulus intensity as the major contributing factor. A significant correlation was found between the forearm and the leg for both psychophysics and EPs amplitude...
  14. ncbi request reprint Vulvar vestibulitis severity--assessment by sensory and pain testing modalities
    Lior Lowenstein
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Rambam Medical Center, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Faculty of Medicine, P O Box 9602, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Pain 107:47-53. 2004
    ..QST techniques, both threshold and supra-threshold measurements, seem to be capable of discriminating level of severity of this clinical pain syndrome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of the perception of systemic pain in women with vulvar vestibulitis
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Department of Neurology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    BJOG 109:863-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether the characteristics of systemic pain perception and anxiety differ between women with vulvar vestibulitis and healthy women...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prediction of chronic post-operative pain: pre-operative DNIC testing identifies patients at risk
    David Yarnitsky
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Health Care Campus, and Laboratory of Clinical Neurophysiology, Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel
    Pain 138:22-8. 2008
    ..Applying this diagnostic approach before procedures that might generate pain may allow individually tailored pain prevention and management, which may substantially reduce suffering...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical and experimental pain perception is attenuated in patients with painless myocardial infarction
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    Pain 133:120-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to explore whether reduced systemic pain perception in response to experimental stimuli and pain related personality variables characterizes painless MI patients...
  18. doi request reprint A psychophysical study of endogenous analgesia: the role of the conditioning pain in the induction and magnitude of conditioned pain modulation
    Rony Reuven Nir
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Pain 15:491-7. 2011
    ..These observations may suggest that CPM responses represent an intrinsic element of an individual's EA processes, which are not significantly affected by the experienced conditioning pain...
  19. ncbi request reprint Domestic violence among Druze women in Israel as reflected by health status and somatization level
    Hadass Goldblatt
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Welfare and Health Studies, Univeristy of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Women Health 42:19-36. 2005
    ..Results attest to the value of these measures as an additional indirect device for screening victims of domestic violence in general and among traditional societies in particular...
  20. ncbi request reprint Determinants of endogenous analgesia magnitude in a diffuse noxious inhibitory control (DNIC) paradigm: do conditioning stimulus painfulness, gender and personality variables matter?
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    Pain 136:142-9. 2008
    ..5 degrees C. DNIC testing, thus, seems to be relatively independent of the stimulation conditions, making it an easy to apply tool, suitable for wide range applications in pain psychophysics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contact heat-evoked temporal summation: tonic versus repetitive-phasic stimulation
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Israel
    Pain 122:295-305. 2006
    ..Future clinical applications of these tests will determine the clinical relevance of the TS paradigms presented in this study...
  22. doi request reprint Cognitive manipulation targeted at decreasing the conditioning pain perception reduces the efficacy of conditioned pain modulation
    Rony Reuven Nir
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa 31096, Israel
    Pain 153:170-6. 2012
    ..These findings emphasize the relevance of cognitive mechanisms in determining endogenous analgesia processes in humans...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of suppository analgesia in postabortion pain reduction
    Lior Lowenstein
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Rambam Medical Center and the Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Contraception 74:345-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate postabortion pain levels and to examine the analgesic effect of three different generic types of suppositories provided at the end of the surgical procedure prior to awakening from general anesthesia...
  24. ncbi request reprint The association between somatization and perceived ability: roles in dysmenorrhea among Israeli Arab adolescents
    Sari Goldstein-Ferber
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Psychosom Med 68:136-42. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether somatization and attitudes toward menstruation predict the incidence of pain intensity and dysmenorrhea among Israeli Arab adolescent females...
  25. doi request reprint Conditioned pain modulation predicts duloxetine efficacy in painful diabetic neuropathy
    David Yarnitsky
    Department of Neurology, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Pain 153:1193-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the coupling of CPM and duloxetine efficacy highlights the importance of pain pathophysiology in the clinical decision-making process. This evaluative approach promotes personalized pain therapy...
  26. doi request reprint The association between supra-physiological levels of estradiol and response patterns to experimental pain
    Vicki Nisenblat
    ART Unit, Department of Ob Gyn, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Eur J Pain 14:840-6. 2010
    ..Although pain perceptions at different E2 levels remained constant, the enhancement of pain scoring at supra-physiological E2 levels, underscore the possible role of sex hormones in pain modulation and experience...
  27. doi request reprint Control: patients' aggression in psychiatric settings
    Anat Drach-Zahavy
    University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Qual Health Res 22:43-53. 2012
    ..We discuss our findings in light of attribution theory, which carries important theoretical and practical implications for handling aggression...
  28. ncbi request reprint Association between regional idiopathic neuropathy and salivary involvement as the possible mechanism for oral sensory complaints
    Michal Granot
    Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Pain 6:581-7. 2005
    ..Alternatively, a primary idiopathic salivary dysfunction might cause sensory neural dysfunction at the receptor level by changing the oral cavity milieu...
  29. ncbi request reprint Catastrophizing labor pain compromises later maternity adjustments
    Sari Goldstein Ferber
    Faculty of Health and Welfare Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 192:826-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of labor pain intensity and labor pain catastrophizing on maternity blues and postpartum social functioning...
  30. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the perception of chest pain
    Michal Granot
    Department of Nursing, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:149-55. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in light of pschological theories regarding gender differences in pain perception. These findings imply the need for special attention to the unique clinical pictures that appear for women and men...
  31. doi request reprint The experience of being a shift-leader in a hospital ward
    Hadass Goldblatt
    Faculty of Welfare and Health Sciences Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Adv Nurs 63:45-53. 2008
    ..This paper is a report of a study to explore the experience of being a shift-leader, and how these nurses view the management of their shift...
  32. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of breast cancer among Arab Israeli women
    Orna Baron-Epel
    Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Faculty of Welfare and Health Studies, Mount Carmel, Israel
    Women Health 40:101-16. 2004
    ..Interventions aimed at increasing the rate of Arab women's performance of mammography should take these issues into consideration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pain catastrophizing, response to experimental heat stimuli, and post-cesarean section pain
    Lihi Strulov
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Pain 8:273-9. 2007
    ..It may therefore contribute to the treatment of the sequelae of the most common major surgical procedure performed in women in their reproductive years...
  34. pmc Spirituality and care of prostate cancer patients: a pilot study
    Janice Bowie
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:951-4. 2003
    ..To explore the integration of spirituality into medical care for African-American men coping with prostate cancer...