Richard H Gracely
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Programmed symptoms: disparate effects united by purposeRichard H Gracely
Center for Pain Research and Innovation, Koury Oral Health Sciences, CB 7455, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Curr Rheumatol Rev 11:116-30. 2015..These act in concert to alter behavior in a beneficial direction. This concept explains similar symptoms for many triggering conditions, the poorly understood pathology, and the resistance to treatment. ..
- Neuroimaging of fibromyalgiaRichard H Gracely
Center for Neurosensory Disorders, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 25:271-84. 2011....
- Key mechanisms mediating fibromyalgiaRichard H Gracely
Center for Pain Research and Innovation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Clin Exp Rheumatol 33:3-6. 2015....
- Pressure pain thresholds fluctuate with, but do not usefully predict, the clinical course of painful temporomandibular disorderGary D Slade
Center for Pain Research and Innovation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Electronic address
Pain 155:2134-43. 2014..002). In this longitudinal study, PPTs reduced when TMD developed then rebounded when TMD resolved. However, premorbid PPTs poorly predicted TMD incidence, countering the hypothesis that PPTs signify mechanisms causing first-onset TMD...
- Large candidate gene association study reveals genetic risk factors and therapeutic targets for fibromyalgiaShad B Smith
Algynomics, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
Arthritis Rheum 64:584-93. 2012..Genetic risk factors are known to contribute to the etiology of the syndrome. The aim of this study was to examine >350 genes for association with FM, using a large-scale candidate gene approach...
- Neuroimaging of fibromyalgiaMary B Nebel
Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Rheum Dis Clin North Am 35:313-27. 2009..A common theme of all of these methods is that they provide information that may be pertinent to the otherwise unobservable and poorly treated symptoms of persistent widespread chronic pain...
- Are psychological treatments effective for fibromyalgia pain?Kati Thieme
Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina, CB 7280, 3330 Thurston Building, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Curr Rheumatol Rep 11:443-50. 2009..Considering the heterogeneity of FM, the promising effects of matched interventions such as CBT and OBT with pharmacotherapy, exercise, and other treatment domains require further research...