Patrick B Wood

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A reconsideration of the relevance of systemic low-dose ketamine to the pathophysiology of fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Centre for Research on Pain, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 7:611-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Fibromyalgia patients show an abnormal dopamine response to pain
    Patrick B Wood
    McGill University Centre for Research on Pain, Faculty of Dentistry, 3640 University Street, Strathcona Building, Montreal, QC, Canada, H3A 2B2
    Eur J Neurosci 25:3576-82. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Accelerated brain gray matter loss in fibromyalgia patients: premature aging of the brain?
    Anil Kuchinad
    McGill Centre for Research on Pain, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2B2
    J Neurosci 27:4004-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced presynaptic dopamine activity in fibromyalgia syndrome demonstrated with positron emission tomography: a pilot study
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine and Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71103, USA
    J Pain 8:51-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Insular hypometabolism in a patient with fibromyalgia: a case study
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    Pain Med 9:365-70. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Novel pharmacotherapy for fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Family Medicine, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:829-41. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Stress and dopamine: implications for the pathophysiology of chronic widespread pain
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, LSU Health Science Center Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway Shreveport, LA 71103, USA
    Med Hypotheses 62:420-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Mesolimbic dopaminergic mechanisms and pain control
    Patrick B Wood
    Departments of Family Medicine, Anesthesiology and Psychiatry, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Pain 120:230-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging in functional somatic syndromes
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 67:119-63. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Open trial of pindolol in the treatment of fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center Shreveport, LA 71103 3932, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1812-6. 2005

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint A reconsideration of the relevance of systemic low-dose ketamine to the pathophysiology of fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Centre for Research on Pain, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 7:611-4. 2006
    ..Accumulating evidence suggests that fibromyalgia may represent a dysregulation of dopaminergic neurotransmission, which may provide insights to guide both rational clinical interventions as well as system-specific research models...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fibromyalgia patients show an abnormal dopamine response to pain
    Patrick B Wood
    McGill University Centre for Research on Pain, Faculty of Dentistry, 3640 University Street, Strathcona Building, Montreal, QC, Canada, H3A 2B2
    Eur J Neurosci 25:3576-82. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Accelerated brain gray matter loss in fibromyalgia patients: premature aging of the brain?
    Anil Kuchinad
    McGill Centre for Research on Pain, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2B2
    J Neurosci 27:4004-7. 2007
    ..Moreover, the regions in which we demonstrate objective changes may be functionally linked to core features of the disorder including affective disturbances and chronic widespread pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced presynaptic dopamine activity in fibromyalgia syndrome demonstrated with positron emission tomography: a pilot study
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine and Anesthesiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71103, USA
    J Pain 8:51-8. 2007
    ..PERSPECTIVE: An association between FMS and reduced dopamine metabolism within the pain neuromatrix provides important insights into the pathophysiology of this mysterious disorder...
  5. doi request reprint Insular hypometabolism in a patient with fibromyalgia: a case study
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    Pain Med 9:365-70. 2008
    ..Neuroimaging studies have demonstrated differential involvement of a variety of brain centers in fibromyalgia both at baseline and in response to stimulation. The insular cortex is one such structure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Novel pharmacotherapy for fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, Department of Family Medicine, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 16:829-41. 2007
    ..Key insights from basic research are the basis for increased optimism for effective relief among patients and clinicians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Stress and dopamine: implications for the pathophysiology of chronic widespread pain
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, LSU Health Science Center Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway Shreveport, LA 71103, USA
    Med Hypotheses 62:420-4. 2004
    ..A stress-related dysfunction of mesolimbic dopaminergic activity might serve as the basis for other fibromyalgia-associated phenomena as well...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mesolimbic dopaminergic mechanisms and pain control
    Patrick B Wood
    Departments of Family Medicine, Anesthesiology and Psychiatry, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, LA, USA
    Pain 120:230-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging in functional somatic syndromes
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71103, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 67:119-63. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Open trial of pindolol in the treatment of fibromyalgia
    Patrick B Wood
    Department of Family Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center Shreveport, LA 71103 3932, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:1812-6. 2005
    ..Evidence suggests that fibromyalgia is related to both chronic sympathetic hyperactivity and decreased levels of serotonin...
  11. doi request reprint Role of central dopamine in pain and analgesia
    Patrick B Wood
    Angler Biomedical Technologies, LLC, 18401 Reed Parks Road, Jonestown, TX 78645, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:781-97. 2008
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