Peter D Drummond

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Affiliation: Murdoch University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dissociation between pain and the nociceptive blink reflex during psychological arousal
    Chee Wan Koh
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:851-4. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Blushing during social interactions in people with a fear of blushing
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:1601-8. 2007
  3. pmc Repeated cycles of electrical stimulation decrease vasoconstriction and axon-reflex vasodilation to noradrenaline in the human forearm
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 64:421-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the sympathetic nervous system in complex regional pain syndrome
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 3:35-42. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of verbal feedback about blushing on social discomfort and facial blood flow during embarrassing tasks
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 41:413-25. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic nervous system involvement in the syndrome of painful legs and moving toes
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Clin J Pain 20:370-4. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of cutaneous mast cell degranulation on sensitivity to heat
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    Inflamm Res 53:309-15. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Staring at one side of the face increases blood flow on that side of the face
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Psychophysiology 41:281-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Facial pain increases nausea and headache during motion sickness in migraine sufferers
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Brain 127:526-34. 2004
  10. pmc Persistence of pain induced by startle and forehead cooling after sympathetic blockade in patients with complex regional pain syndrome
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:98-102. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Dissociation between pain and the nociceptive blink reflex during psychological arousal
    Chee Wan Koh
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:851-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the effect of psychological arousal on pain ratings and the R2 component of the electrically evoked blink reflex to a 'pure' noiciceptive stimulus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Blushing during social interactions in people with a fear of blushing
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 45:1601-8. 2007
    ..The slow recovery after an episode of blushing might result in physiological or social cues that help to maintain a fear of blushing...
  3. pmc Repeated cycles of electrical stimulation decrease vasoconstriction and axon-reflex vasodilation to noradrenaline in the human forearm
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 64:421-7. 2007
    ..To investigate whether desensitization to the vasomotor effects of noradrenaline is a specific effect of electrical stimulation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the sympathetic nervous system in complex regional pain syndrome
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 3:35-42. 2004
    ..Fatigue of this inhibitory process may unmask a facilitatory influence of arousal on nociceptive transmission in the thalamus and cortex that contributes to stress-induced pain...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of verbal feedback about blushing on social discomfort and facial blood flow during embarrassing tasks
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Behav Res Ther 41:413-25. 2003
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic nervous system involvement in the syndrome of painful legs and moving toes
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Clin J Pain 20:370-4. 2004
    ..Sympathetic involvement in the painful legs and moving toes syndrome appeared to be greater in the second case than the first, presumably due to differences in the initial injury or stage of the condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of cutaneous mast cell degranulation on sensitivity to heat
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    Inflamm Res 53:309-15. 2004
    ..To determine whether depletion of inflammatory mediators from cutaneous mast cells influences cutaneous sensitivity to heat or the thermal hyperalgesia provoked by capsaicin or noradrenaline...
  8. ncbi request reprint Staring at one side of the face increases blood flow on that side of the face
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Psychophysiology 41:281-7. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that staring at one side of the face triggers an ipsilateral increase in facial blood flow...
  9. ncbi request reprint Facial pain increases nausea and headache during motion sickness in migraine sufferers
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Brain 127:526-34. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that a mechanism which boosts extracranial neurovascular reflexes to stress and which heightens symptoms of motion sickness, increases susceptibility to migraine...
  10. pmc Persistence of pain induced by startle and forehead cooling after sympathetic blockade in patients with complex regional pain syndrome
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:98-102. 2004
    ..Stimuli arousing sympathetic activity can increase ratings of clinical pain in patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Suppression of pain and the R2 component of the blink reflex during optokinetic stimulation
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Cephalalgia 24:44-51. 2004
    ..Nausea in the absence of sensory conflict may inhibit R2 to intense electrical stimulation by provoking diffuse noxious inhibitory controls...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of pain on changes in heart rate during the Valsalva manoeuvre
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia
    Clin Auton Res 13:316-20. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed to establish whether pain influences indices of autonomic function during clinical assessment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Transcutaneous iontophoresis of methadone provokes local flushing and thermal hyperalgesia
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Inflamm Res 52:366-71. 2003
    ..To investigate whether the introduction of methadone into the skin of the human forearm produces wheals, cutaneous vasodilatation or thermal hyperalgesia and, if so, to determine whether these responses are mediated by opioid receptors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Independent effects of ischaemia and noradrenaline on thermal hyperalgesia in capsaicin-treated skin
    P D Drummond
    Division of Psychology, Murdoch University, Australia
    Pain 67:129-33. 1996
    ..The hyperalgesic effect of noradrenaline is greater than the hyperalgesic effect of ischaemia, suggesting that some mechanism in addition to vasoconstriction contributes to the nociceptive effect of noradrenaline...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effect of trigeminal nociceptive stimulation on blink reflexes and pain evoked by stimulation of the supraorbital nerve
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Cephalalgia 23:534-40. 2003
    ..g. diffuse noxious inhibitory controls) appeared to mask ipsilateral segmental facilitation of R2 during ice-induced headache. This finding contrasts with recent electrophysiological evidence of trigeminal sensitization in migraine...
  16. ncbi request reprint Facilitation of extracranial vasodilatation to limb pain in migraine sufferers
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Neurology 61:60-3. 2003
    ..Dilatation of pain-sensitized scalp vessels can cause pain in migraine headache, and extracranial vascular hyperreactivity to psychological stress and head pain could increase susceptibility to attacks...
  17. ncbi request reprint Attenuation of axon reflexes to compound 48/80 after repeated iontophoresis of compound 48/80 in skin of the human forearm
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Skin Pharmacol Appl Skin Physiol 16:263-70. 2003
    ..Transcutaneous iontophoresis of compound 48/80 may be an attractive alternative to intradermal injection in studies that aim at clarifying the function of mast cells in healthy and diseased skin...
  18. pmc Prior iontophoresis of saline enhances vasoconstriction to phenylephrine and clonidine in the skin of the human forearm
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 54:45-50. 2002
    ..To determine whether postjunctional alpha1- and alpha2-adrenoceptors mediate vasoconstrictor responses in the cutaneous vasculature of the human forearm...
  19. ncbi request reprint Motion sickness and migraine: optokinetic stimulation increases scalp tenderness, pain sensitivity in the fingers and photophobia
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Cephalalgia 22:117-24. 2002
    ..A low nausea threshold and a propensity for sensitization to develop rapidly in nociceptive pathways may increase susceptibility to migraine...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pain increases during sympathetic arousal in patients with complex regional pain syndrome
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Neurology 57:1296-303. 2001
    ....
  21. pmc Repeated local administration of noradrenaline or saline inhibits thermal hyperalgesia in pain-sensitized human skin
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 52:289-95. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether desensitization to the hyperalgesic effects of noradrenaline would develop after repeated local administrations of noradrenaline in the skin of the forearm...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of sympathetic activity on thermal hyperalgesia in capsaicin-treated skin during body cooling and warming
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Eur J Pain 5:59-67. 2001
    ..An excitatory adrenergic influence on nociception may overcome an inhibitory adrenergic influence during inflammation...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of expressing anger on cardiovascular reactivity and facial blood flow in Chinese and Caucasians
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Psychophysiology 38:190-6. 2001
    ..Racial background did not influence subjective reports or physiological responses, possibly because the procedure did not draw strongly enough on cultural taboos...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of peripheral opioid block and body cooling on sensitivity to heat in capsaicin-treated skin
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Anesth Analg 90:923-7. 2000
    ..8 degrees +/- 0.9 degrees C) or iontophoresis-control sites (41.7 degrees +/- 1.0 degrees C) (P < 0. 05). We conclude that activation of opioid receptors contributed to thermal hyperalgesia in inflamed skin during body cooling...
  25. ncbi request reprint Noradrenaline provokes axon reflex hyperaemia in the skin of the human forearm
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    J Auton Nerv Syst 77:39-44. 1999
    ..These findings suggest that activation of nociceptive afferents by noradrenaline provokes axon reflex hyperaemia...
  26. ncbi request reprint Facial flushing during provocation in women
    P D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia
    Psychophysiology 36:325-32. 1999
    ..An angry predisposition may influence the subjective experience of anger in women, but does not seem to have a major influence on physiological reactivity to mild provocation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Nitroprusside inhibits thermal hyperalgesia induced by noradrenaline in capsaicin-treated skin
    P D Drummond
    Department of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pain 80:405-12. 1999
    ..An additional mechanism, independent of skin perfusion, is needed to account for the development of adrenergic hyperalgesia during arterial occlusion...
  28. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of thermal hyperalgesia by alpha-adrenoceptors in capsaicin-treated skin
    P D Drummond
    Department of Psychology, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    J Auton Nerv Syst 69:96-102. 1998
    ..In addition, neurogenic inflammation appears to increase access to the receptors that facilitate thermal hyperalgesia...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effect of noradrenaline, angiotensin II and vasopressin on blood flow and sensitivity to heat in capsaicin-treated skin
    P D Drummond
    Psychology Department, Murdoch University, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Auton Res 8:87-93. 1998
    ..These mechanisms could contribute to hyperalgesia in chronic inflammatory or neuropathic pain syndromes...
  30. ncbi request reprint The effect of subcutaneous naloxone on experimentally induced pain
    Lucy J Robertson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Pain 9:79-87. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that repeated painful immersions trigger local opioid release in participants who tolerate only brief immersions, and elicit central or systemic opioid release in participants who tolerate longer immersions...
  31. doi request reprint alpha(1)-Adrenoceptors augment thermal hyperalgesia in mildly burnt skin
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Perth, WA, Australia
    Eur J Pain 13:273-9. 2009
    ..As terazosin was more effective when administered in burnt skin, an inflammatory response induced by the burn injury may have facilitated access of adrenergic agents to alpha(1)-adrenoceptors...
  32. doi request reprint Alpha-1 adrenoceptor stimulation triggers axon-reflex vasodilatation in human skin
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Auton Neurosci 151:159-63. 2009
    ..These findings support the view that alpha(1)-adrenoceptors play a role in generating axon-reflex vasodilatation, and thus might contribute to local vascular disturbances in acute and chronic inflammation...
  33. doi request reprint Cutaneous limb inflammation produces analgesia to pressure pain in the ipsilateral forehead of healthy volunteers
    Lone Knudsen
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    J Pain 12:451-9. 2011
    ..The dissociated changes to sharpness and pressure pain indicate distinct cutaneous and deep central pain pathways...
  34. ncbi request reprint Negative affect, pain and sex: the role of endogenous opioids
    Ashley K Frew
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Pain 132:S77-85. 2007
    ..Greater stress-evoked discouragement in women than men may explain why cold-induced pain increased after the math task only in women administered naltrexone...
  35. ncbi request reprint Immersion of the hand in ice water releases adrenergic vasoconstrictor tone in the ipsilateral temple
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia
    Auton Neurosci 128:70-5. 2006
    ..Instead, they suggest that the sympathetic nervous system is highly differentiated, with separate control of discrete reflex pathways on each side of the body...
  36. doi request reprint Stress-evoked opioid release inhibits pain in major depressive disorder
    Ashley K Frew
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, Perth, WA, Australia
    Pain 139:284-92. 2008
    ..In addition, tonic endogenous opioid neurotransmission could inhibit depressive symptoms and pain in people with low depression scores...
  37. ncbi request reprint Sensory changes in the forehead of patients with complex regional pain syndrome
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pain 123:83-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that central nociceptive processing is disrupted in CRPS, possibly due to disturbances in the thalamus or higher cortical centres...
  38. ncbi request reprint Depletion of noradrenaline inhibits electrically-evoked pain in the skin of the human forearm
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Pain 12:196-202. 2008
    ..Further clarification of this human pain model could provide insights into the mechanism of adrenergic hyperalgesia in certain neuropathic pain syndromes...
  39. doi request reprint The effect of niacin on facial blood flow in people with an elevated fear of negative evaluation
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 22:200-4. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the facial vessels of people with a heightened fear of negative evaluation are particularly responsive to niacin under conditions of low anxiety and embarrassment...
  40. doi request reprint The specificity and mechanisms of hemilateral sensory disturbances in complex regional pain syndrome
    Lone Knudsen
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    J Pain 12:985-90. 2011
    ..These findings indicate that generalized and hemilateral pain control mechanisms are disrupted in CRPS, and that multisensory integrative processes may be compromised...
  41. doi request reprint The effect of facial blood flow on ratings of blushing and negative affect during an embarrassing task: preliminary findings
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 26:305-10. 2012
    ..Clarifying how judgments about blushing are made could be crucial for correcting faulty assumptions about blushing in people who are frightened of this response...
  42. ncbi request reprint Naloxone antagonizes the local antihyperalgesic effect of fentanyl in burnt skin of healthy humans
    Lucy J Robertson
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia
    J Pain 8:489-93. 2007
    ..Thus, local application of low-dose opioid medications could relieve painful skin disorders...
  43. doi request reprint Topical ibuprofen inhibits blushing during embarrassment and facial flushing during aerobic exercise in people with a fear of blushing
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:1747-53. 2013
    ..Whether topical ibuprofen gel is suitable for intermittent or long-term use as an aid for blushing control requires further investigation. ..
  44. doi request reprint The relationship between blushing propensity, social anxiety and facial blood flow during embarrassment
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Cogn Emot 26:561-7. 2012
    ..Social anxiety may augment increases in facial blood flow during embarrassment, independently of expected or perceived blushing...
  45. doi request reprint Endothelial and axon reflex vasodilatation to acetylcholine in rosacea-affected skin
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Arch Dermatol Res 304:133-7. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that activation of nociceptive nerve fibres contributes to skin sensitivity in patients with rosacea, and that axon reflexes augment flushing in patients with the most severe symptoms...
  46. doi request reprint Role and treatment of early maladaptive schemas in Vietnam Veterans with PTSD
    David M Cockram
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 17:165-82. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, PTSD and anxiety improved more significantly for the schema-focused therapy group. Together, these findings support the feasibility of schema-focused therapy to assist veterans with PTSD...
  47. doi request reprint Cold-induced limb pain decreases sensitivity to pressure-pain sensations in the ipsilateral forehead
    Lone Knudsen
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Perth, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
    Eur J Pain 13:1023-9. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that several mechanisms act concurrently to influence pain sensitivity at sites distant from a primary site of painful stimulation...
  48. doi request reprint Opposite effects of opioid blockade on the blood pressure-pain relationship in depressed and non-depressed participants
    Ashley K Frew
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Pain 142:68-74. 2009
    ..Noradrenergic mechanisms involved in active coping, stress-induced analgesia and baroreflexes might account for these findings...
  49. doi request reprint The Effectiveness of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy to Treat Symptoms Following Trauma in Timor Leste
    Sarah J Schubert
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia, Australia
    J Trauma Stress 29:141-8. 2016
    ..Findings support the use of EMDR therapy for treatment of adults with PTSD in a cross-cultural, postwar/conflict setting, and suggest that structured trauma treatments can be applied in Timor Leste. ..
  50. doi request reprint Upregulation of α1-adrenoceptors on cutaneous nerve fibres after partial sciatic nerve ligation and in complex regional pain syndrome type II
    Peter D Drummond
    Centre for Research on Chronic Pain and Inflammatory Diseases, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Pain 155:606-16. 2014
    ..Activation of these receptors by circulating or locally secreted catecholamines might contribute to chronic pain in CRPS type II. ..
  51. doi request reprint Painful effects of auditory startle, forehead cooling and psychological stress in patients with fibromyalgia or rheumatoid arthritis
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Center for Research on Chronic Pain and Inflammatory Disease, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 74:378-83. 2013
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Blushing propensity and psychological distress in people with rosacea
    Daphne Su
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Clin Psychol Psychother 19:488-95. 2012
    ..Treatments that target fear of blushing may help to reduce social anxiety in people with severe rosacea...
  53. doi request reprint Blushing in rosacea sufferers
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, 6150, Australia
    J Psychosom Res 72:153-8. 2012
    ..To investigate this, blushing was assessed in rosacea sufferers and controls during embarrassing laboratory tasks...
  54. doi request reprint Topically applied capsaicin inhibits sensitivity to touch but not to warmth or heat-pain in the region of secondary mechanical hyperalgesia
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    Somatosens Mot Res 26:75-81. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that the central mechanisms that mediate secondary mechanical hyperalgesia suppress sensitivity to innocuous tactile sensations. This effect may contribute to tactile hypoesthesia in chronic pain conditions...
  55. doi request reprint Central pain modulation and scalp tenderness in frequent episodic tension-type headache
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Headache 51:375-83. 2011
    ..To determine whether the inhibitory effect of acute limb pain on pain to mechanical stimulation of the forehead is compromised in individuals with frequent episodes of tension-type headache...
  56. doi request reprint Up-regulation of cutaneous α1-adrenoceptors after a burn
    Peter D Drummond
    Centre for Research on Chronic Pain and Inflammatory Diseases, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Electronic address
    Burns 41:1227-34. 2015
    ..The heightened expression of α1-adrenoceptors in injured tissue could shape inflammatory and wound healing responses...
  57. doi request reprint Up-regulation of cutaneous α1 -adrenoceptors in complex regional pain syndrome type I
    Philip M Finch
    Centre for Research on Chronic Pain and Inflammatory Diseases, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pain Med 15:1945-56. 2014
    ..However, it was not possible to localize heightened expression of α1 -adrenoceptors to nerves, sweat glands, blood vessels, or keratinocytes using this technique...
  58. doi request reprint A review of peripheral biomarkers in major depression: the potential of inflammatory and oxidative stress biomarkers
    Adrian L Lopresti
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, 6150, Australia Electronic address
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 48:102-11. 2014
    ..Focus is placed on the potential of peripheral biomarkers to aid diagnosis, predict treatment response, enhance treatment-matching, and prevent the onset or relapse of major depression. ..
  59. doi request reprint Obesity and psychiatric disorders: commonalities in dysregulated biological pathways and their implications for treatment
    Adrian L Lopresti
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia 6150, Australia
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 45:92-9. 2013
    ..Areas of future research to help expand our understanding of the relationship between obesity and psychiatric disorders are also outlined. ..
  60. doi request reprint A review of lifestyle factors that contribute to important pathways associated with major depression: diet, sleep and exercise
    Adrian L Lopresti
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia 6150, Australia
    J Affect Disord 148:12-27. 2013
    ..Mental health interventions, taking into account the bidirectional relationship between these lifestyle factors and major depression are also likely to enhance the efficacy of interventions associated with this disorder...
  61. doi request reprint Immersing the foot in painfully-cold water evokes ipsilateral extracranial vasodilatation
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Auton Neurosci 166:89-92. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that nociceptive stimulation of the foot evokes an ipsilateral supra-spinal extracranial vasodilator response, possibly as part of a broader defense response...
  62. doi request reprint Sensory disturbances in complex regional pain syndrome: clinical observations, autonomic interactions, and possible mechanisms
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Pain Med 11:1257-66. 2010
    ..To review mechanisms that might contribute to sensory disturbances and sympathetically-maintained pain in complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)...
  63. doi request reprint Inflammation contributes to axon reflex vasodilatation evoked by iontophoresis of an α-1 adrenoceptor agonist
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Auton Neurosci 159:90-7. 2011
    ..Alpha-1 adrenoceptor mediation of axon reflexes could play a role in aberrant sensory-sympathetic coupling in neuro-inflammatory diseases...
  64. doi request reprint Unravelling the pathophysiology of complex regional pain syndrome: focus on sympathetically maintained pain
    Gael F Gibbs
    Division of Health Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, WA, Australia
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 35:717-24. 2008
    ..The mediating a-adrenoceptors may be expressed on the nociceptive fibres or on closely associated support cells...
  65. ncbi request reprint HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes among West African immigrant women in Western Australia
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, South Street, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
    Sex Health 5:251-9. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate knowledge about HIV and attitudes towards condom use in West African refugees who had settled in Perth, Western Australia, within the past 5 years...
  66. doi request reprint Knowledge of cardiovascular risk factors in West African refugee women living in Western Australia
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, 6150, Australia
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:140-8. 2011
    ....
  67. doi request reprint Curcumin and major depression: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial investigating the potential of peripheral biomarkers to predict treatment response and antidepressant mechanisms of change
    Adrian L Lopresti
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia 6150, Australia Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 25:38-50. 2015
    ..Further investigations using larger samples sizes are required to elucidate these findings, as the multiple statistical comparisons completed in this study increased the risk of type I errors...
  68. doi request reprint Curcumin for the treatment of major depression: a randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled study
    Adrian L Lopresti
    School of Psychology and Exercise Science, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia 6150, Australia Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 167:368-75. 2014
    ..We hypothesised that curcumin would be effective for the treatment of depressive symptoms in individuals with major depressive disorder...
  69. doi request reprint Effects of a facial nerve lesion on responses in forehead microvessels to conjunctival irritation and paced breathing
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150 Western Australia, Australia
    Auton Neurosci 169:139-41. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that parasympathetic activity in the facial nerve increases forehead blood flow during minor conjunctival irritation, but may interfere with the 0.15 Hz vascular wave...
  70. doi request reprint The efficacy and psychophysiological correlates of dual-attention tasks in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)
    Sarah J Schubert
    Murdoch University, School of Psychology, South Street, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 25:1-11. 2011
    ..Findings indicate that the eye movement component in EMDR is beneficial, and is coupled with distinct psychophysiological changes that may aid in processing negative memories...
  71. doi request reprint The impact of personality and coping on the development of depressive symptoms in adult burns survivors
    Rachel M Andrews
    McComb Research Foundation, Perth, WA, Australia
    Burns 36:29-37. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that burns patients at greatest risk of developing clinically significant depressive symptoms may be identifiable in the acute recovery phase...
  72. doi request reprint Head pain referral during examination of the neck in migraine and tension-type headache
    Dean H Watson
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA, Australia
    Headache 52:1226-35. 2012
    ....
  73. doi request reprint Facial nerve activity disrupts psychomotor rhythms in the forehead microvasculature
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Auton Neurosci 164:105-8. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that parasympathetic activity in the facial nerve interferes with the psychomotor rhythm in the forehead microvasculature...
  74. doi request reprint Implications of a local overproduction of tumor necrosis factor-α in complex regional pain syndrome
    Sabina Walker
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, WA 6150, Australia
    Pain Med 12:1784-807. 2011
    ..To review the implications of a local overproduction of tumor necrosis factor-α for the pathogenesis and treatment of complex regional pain syndrome...
  75. doi request reprint Migraine and motion sickness: what is the link?
    Anna Cuomo-Granston
    Faculty of Health Sciences School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    Prog Neurobiol 91:300-12. 2010
    ..Recent findings have shed light on the relationship between migraine and motion sickness, and provide insights into the generation of migraine attacks...
  76. ncbi request reprint Interaction between testosterone and apolipoprotein E epsilon4 status on cognition in healthy older men
    Melanie S Burkhardt
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia 6150, Australia
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:1168-72. 2006
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint The effect of glucose and mental stress on cutaneous microvascular endothelial function
    Marie Jo Brion
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Psychophysiology 42:282-9. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that combinations of vascular risk factors may be more threatening to cardiovascular health than singularly occurring factors...
  78. ncbi request reprint Knowledge of HIV and AIDS in women in sub-Saharan Africa
    Amy D Burgoyne
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
    Afr J Reprod Health 12:14-31. 2008
    ..More sexual health campaigns tailored to women, especially those with low education levels and those from rural areas, are needed to reduce the spread of HIV in Africa...
  79. doi request reprint Barriers to accessing health care services for West African refugee women living in Western Australia
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 32:206-24. 2011
    ..Strategies to help at-risk women overcome these barriers need to be implemented to ensure appropriate access to health care services...
  80. ncbi request reprint Effects of eye movement versus therapist instructions on the processing of distressing memories
    Christopher W Lee
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, Australia
    J Anxiety Disord 22:801-8. 2008
    ..The results were consistent with other evidence that the mechanism of change in EMDR is not the same as traditional exposure...
  81. ncbi request reprint Cognitive behavioural therapy increases re-employment of job seeking worker's compensation clients
    Corina Della-Posta
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth, 6150, Western Australia, Australia
    J Occup Rehabil 16:223-30. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) would enhance employment outcomes in worker's compensation clients who were seeking employment...
  82. ncbi request reprint Effect of tryptophan depletion on symptoms of motion sickness in migraineurs
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, Perth 6150, Western Australia
    Neurology 65:620-2. 2005
    ..Thus, reduced brain serotonin activity may promote vestibuloocular disturbances during motion sickness and attacks of migraine...
  83. ncbi request reprint Triggers of motion sickness in migraine sufferers
    Peter D Drummond
    School of Psychology, Murdoch University, 6150 WA, Western Australia
    Headache 45:653-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether susceptibility to motion sickness provoked by unexpected movement is associated with susceptibility to visually induced motion sickness in migraine sufferers...
  84. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of gustatory flushing in Frey's syndrome
    Peter D Drummond
    Clin Auton Res 12:144-6. 2002
  85. ncbi request reprint Supraspinal influences on spinal sympathetic reflexes
    Peter D Drummond
    Clin Auton Res 13:245-6. 2003