Kristian Bernhard Nilsen

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is elevated pre-ictal heart rate associated with secondary generalization in partial epilepsy?
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Trondeim, Norway
    Seizure 19:291-5. 2010
  2. pmc Cardiovascular responses to cognitive stress in patients with migraine and tension-type headache
    Rune B Leistad
    Department of Neurosciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 7:23. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Pain induced by low-grade stress in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic shoulder/neck pain, relation to surface electromyography
    K B Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Pain 10:615-27. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Increased baroreflex sensitivity and heart rate variability in migraine patients
    K B Nilsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 120:418-23. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Two novel SCN9A mutations causing insensitivity to pain
    K B Nilsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Edvard Griegs gate 8, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Pain 143:155-8. 2009
  6. pmc Autonomic and muscular responses and recovery to one-hour laboratory mental stress in healthy subjects
    Kristian B Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:81. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic activation and pain in response to low-grade mental stress in fibromyalgia and shoulder/neck pain patients
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Pain 11:743-55. 2007
  8. doi request reprint [Mechanisms for pain inhibiton in the central nervous system]
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Seksjon for klinisk nevrofysiologi, Avdeling for nevrologi, Oslo universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:1921-4. 2010
  9. pmc Similarities in stress physiology among patients with chronic pain and headache disorders: evidence for a common pathophysiological mechanism?
    Rune Bang Leistad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Headache Pain 9:165-75. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Repeatability of cold pain and heat pain thresholds: The application of sensory testing in migraine research
    Trond Sand
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    Cephalalgia 30:904-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Is elevated pre-ictal heart rate associated with secondary generalization in partial epilepsy?
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Trondeim, Norway
    Seizure 19:291-5. 2010
    ..People with epilepsy are at risk for sudden unexpected death. Cardiac arrhythmia is one possible mechanism. We have studied seizure-related changes in cardiac rhythm...
  2. pmc Cardiovascular responses to cognitive stress in patients with migraine and tension-type headache
    Rune B Leistad
    Department of Neurosciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Neurol 7:23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the temporal relationship between autonomic changes and pain activation in migraine and tension-type headache induced by stress in a model relevant for everyday office-work...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pain induced by low-grade stress in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic shoulder/neck pain, relation to surface electromyography
    K B Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Pain 10:615-27. 2006
    ..Pain lasted longer during recovery in both FMS and SNP patients compared to healthy controls, possibly a result of disease-related sensitisation in pain pathways...
  4. doi request reprint Increased baroreflex sensitivity and heart rate variability in migraine patients
    K B Nilsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, MTFS, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Acta Neurol Scand 120:418-23. 2009
    ..We investigated whether spontaneous baroreflex sensitivity and heart rate variability (HRV) are different in migraine patients compared to healthy controls...
  5. doi request reprint Two novel SCN9A mutations causing insensitivity to pain
    K B Nilsen
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Edvard Griegs gate 8, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Pain 143:155-8. 2009
    ..Here we describe a woman with insensitivity to pain with two novel mutations in the SCN9A gene, coding for the Nav1.7 channel. We also discuss the finding of anosmia which apparently is a common feature in these patients...
  6. pmc Autonomic and muscular responses and recovery to one-hour laboratory mental stress in healthy subjects
    Kristian B Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:81. 2007
    ..We wanted to explore stress related physiology in healthy subjects in order to gain insight into mechanisms of pain development which may relate to the pathophysiology of musculoskeletal pain disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autonomic activation and pain in response to low-grade mental stress in fibromyalgia and shoulder/neck pain patients
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Department of Neurosciences, N 7489, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Pain 11:743-55. 2007
    ..We wanted to examine the relationship between low-grade autonomic activation and stress-related pain in patients with fibromyalgia and localised chronic shoulder/neck pain...
  8. doi request reprint [Mechanisms for pain inhibiton in the central nervous system]
    Kristian Bernhard Nilsen
    Seksjon for klinisk nevrofysiologi, Avdeling for nevrologi, Oslo universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:1921-4. 2010
    ..Understanding of pain-alleviating mechanisms is increasing, which is useful both for doctors who treat pain-ridden patients and for researchers interested in the physiology of pain. This article provides an overview of such mechanisms...
  9. pmc Similarities in stress physiology among patients with chronic pain and headache disorders: evidence for a common pathophysiological mechanism?
    Rune Bang Leistad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    J Headache Pain 9:165-75. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Repeatability of cold pain and heat pain thresholds: The application of sensory testing in migraine research
    Trond Sand
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
    Cephalalgia 30:904-9. 2010
    ..5 degrees C and 40.8 degrees C. Quantitative sensory methods provide useful information about headache and pain pathophysiology, and it is important to estimate the normal test/retest repeatability range in follow-up studies...
  11. pmc The validity of questionnaire-based diagnoses: the third Nord-Trøndelag Health Study 2006-2008
    Knut Hagen
    Department of Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Headache Pain 11:67-73. 2010
    ..However, the high specificity of the questionnaire-based diagnosis of migraine, in particular for migraine with aura, makes the questionnaire a valid tool for diagnosing patients with migraine for genetic studies...
  12. pmc Noradrenaline and cortisol changes in response to low-grade cognitive stress differ in migraine and tension-type headache
    Rune Bang Leistad
    Department of Neuroscience, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    J Headache Pain 8:157-66. 2007
    ..The present study suggests that migraineurs and TTH patients cope differently with low-grade cognitive stress...