December 2017 - Volume 92 - Issue 12

  • David P. Sklar, MD
    University of New Mexico
    School of Medicine
  • 1040-2446
  • 1938-808X
  • 12 issues per year
  • 1/41 in Education, Scientific Disciplines; 3/90 in Health Care Sciences & Services
  • 5.255
AAMC Learn Serve Lead: Proceedings of the 56th Annual Research in Medical Education Sessions
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Medical Education in Decentralized Settings: How Medical Students Contribute to Health Care in 10 Sub-Saharan African Countries

Talib, Zohray; van Schalkwyk, Susan; Couper, Ian; More

Academic Medicine. 92(12):1723-1732, December 2017.

The Association Between Learning Climate and Adverse Obstetrical Outcomes in 16 Nontertiary Obstetrics–Gynecology Departments in the Netherlands

Smirnova, Alina; Ravelli, Anita C.J.; Stalmeijer, Renée E.; More

Academic Medicine. 92(12):1740-1748, December 2017.

The CGRP receptor antagonist BIBN4096 inhibits prolonged meningeal afferent activation evoked by brief local K+ stimulation but not cortical spreading depression-induced afferent sensitization

11/26/2017 by Zhao, Jun; Levy, Dan

Introduction: Cortical spreading depression (CSD) is believed to promote migraine headache by enhancing the activity and mechanosensitivity of trigeminal intr...

Post-traumatic stress symptom clusters in acute whiplash associated disorder and their prediction of chronic pain-related disability

11/26/2017 by Maujean, Annick; Gullo, Matthew J.; Andersen, Tonny Elmose; Ravn, Sophie Lykkegaard; Sterling, Michele

Introduction: The presence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms has been found to be associated with an increased risk of persisting neck pain an...

Evidence that dry eye is a comorbid pain condition in a U.S. veteran population

11/26/2017 by Lee, Charity J.; Levitt, Roy C.; Felix, Elizabeth R.; Sarantopoulos, Constantine D.; Galor, Anat

Introduction: Recent evidence suggests that dry eye (DE) may be comorbid with other chronic pain conditions. Objectives: To evaluate DE as a comorbid condi...

A tonic heat test stimulus yields a larger and more reliable conditioned pain modulation effect compared to a phasic heat test stimulus

11/26/2017 by Lie, Marie Udnesseter; Matre, Dagfinn; Hansson, Per; Stubhaug, Audun; Zwart, John-Anker; Nilsen, Kristian Bernhard

Introduction: The interest in conditioned pain modulation (CPM) as a clinical tool for measuring endogenously induced analgesia is increasing. There is, howev...

Risk stratification for the development of chronic postsurgical pain

11/26/2017 by Schug, Stephan A.; Bruce, Julie

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