Massieh Moayedi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is the insula the "how much" intensity coder?
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, 610 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    J Neurophysiol 102:1345-7. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Perceived helplessness is associated with individual differences in the central motor output system
    Tim V Salomons
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eur J Neurosci 35:1481-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhanced medial prefrontal-default mode network functional connectivity in chronic pain and its association with pain rumination
    Aaron Kucyi
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1G6, Mount Sinai Hospital Dental Clinic, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1P5, Department of Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology, University College London, United Kingdom WC1E 6BT, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel 3498838, and University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1P8
    J Neurosci 34:3969-75. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Abnormal gray matter aging in chronic pain patients
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Brain Res 1456:82-93. 2012
  5. doi request reprint White matter brain and trigeminal nerve abnormalities in temporomandibular disorder
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pain 153:1467-77. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Contribution of chronic pain and neuroticism to abnormal forebrain gray matter in patients with temporomandibular disorder
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Neuroimage 55:277-86. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Theories of pain: from specificity to gate control
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 109:5-12. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive and default-mode resting state networks: do male and female brains "rest" differently?
    Irit Weissman-Fogel
    Brain, Imaging, and Behavior Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:1713-26. 2010

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Is the insula the "how much" intensity coder?
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, 610 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 2M9
    J Neurophysiol 102:1345-7. 2009
    ..Here, we discuss findings regarding pain intensity coding and the role of the insula in pain in light of the recent article by Baliki and colleagues that proposes the insula as a multimodal magnitude estimator...
  2. doi request reprint Perceived helplessness is associated with individual differences in the central motor output system
    Tim V Salomons
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eur J Neurosci 35:1481-7. 2012
    ..These data provide novel evidence that links individual differences in the motor output pathway with perceived helplessness over a chronic and poorly controlled stressor...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhanced medial prefrontal-default mode network functional connectivity in chronic pain and its association with pain rumination
    Aaron Kucyi
    Division of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 2S8, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1G6, Mount Sinai Hospital Dental Clinic, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1P5, Department of Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology, University College London, United Kingdom WC1E 6BT, Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel 3498838, and University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 1P8
    J Neurosci 34:3969-75. 2014
    ..These data implicate communication within the DMN and of the DMN with the descending modulatory system as a mechanism underlying the degree to which patients ruminate about their chronic pain. ..
  4. doi request reprint Abnormal gray matter aging in chronic pain patients
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Brain Res 1456:82-93. 2012
    ..This study is the first to show that chronic pain is associated with abnormal GM aging in focal cortical regions associated with pain and motor processes...
  5. doi request reprint White matter brain and trigeminal nerve abnormalities in temporomandibular disorder
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Pain 153:1467-77. 2012
    ..These data provide novel evidence for CNV microstructural abnormalities that may be caused by increased nociceptive activity, accompanied by abnormalities along central WM pathways in TMD...
  6. doi request reprint Contribution of chronic pain and neuroticism to abnormal forebrain gray matter in patients with temporomandibular disorder
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Neuroimage 55:277-86. 2011
    ..Therefore, neuroticism may contribute to TMD pathophysiology. In sum, our data suggest that GM in the brain of patients with chronic TMD pain can be shaped by both personality and pain characteristics...
  7. doi request reprint Theories of pain: from specificity to gate control
    Massieh Moayedi
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurophysiol 109:5-12. 2013
    ..Here, we provide a historical overview of the major contributions, ideas, and competing theories of pain from ancient civilizations to Melzack and Wall's Gate Control Theory of Pain...
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive and default-mode resting state networks: do male and female brains "rest" differently?
    Irit Weissman-Fogel
    Brain, Imaging, and Behavior Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:1713-26. 2010
    ..Furthermore, our findings suggest that resting state fMRI studies do not need to be controlled for sex...