Acupuncture analgesia for temporal summation of experimental pain: a randomised controlled study.

  • Zheng Z
  • Feng S
  • Costa C
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Temporal summation of pain, a phenomenon of the central nervous system (CNS), represents enhanced painful sensation or reduced pain threshold upon repeated stimulation. This pain model has been used to evaluate the analgesic effect of various medications on the CNS.

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  • Acupuncture Analgesia
  • Acupuncture Analgesia: methods
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Chi-Square Distribution
  • Electric Stimulation
  • Electroacupuncture
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Measurement
  • Pain Threshold
  • Single-Blind Method

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  • Zhen Zheng

  • Sam Jian Qiang Feng

  • Cliff Da Costa

  • Chun Guang Li

  • David Lu

  • Charlie Changli Xue

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