Research report: PDF OnlyTwo separate components of pain produced by the submaximal effort tourniquet testPertovaara, Antti*; Nurmikko, Turo**; Pöntinen, Pekka J.***Author Information *Department of Physiology, University of Helsinki, Siltavuorenpenger 20 J, 00170 Helsinki 17, Finland **Department of Neurology, University of Tampere, 33520 Tampere 52, Finland ***Pain Clinic, Palomäentie34, 33230 Tampere 23 Finland Submitted April 26, 1983; accepted February 27, 1984. Pain: September 1984 - Volume 20 - Issue 1 - p 53-58 doi: 10.1016/0304-3959(84)90810-8 Buy Metrics Abstract Human subjects could discriminate two separate components of pain during the submaximal effort tourniquet test. Since the effect of several test parameters was different on these two pain components it is suggested that attention would be paid to the discrimination of these pain components in the future studies with this methodology. © Lippincott-Raven Publishers.