Please click on the links below to see the publications contributed by the PRI team within the last 2 years


At the dawn of the transcriptomic medicine; Exp Bio Med

Exploring the impact of pain management programme attendance on Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) patients' decision making regarding immunosuppressant treatment to manage their chronic pain condition; Scandanavian Journal of Pain

A nociresponsive specific area of human somatsensory cortex within BA3a: BA3c?; Neuroimage

Bodily changes and sensory sensitivity in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; PAIN

  Vitamin D deficiency is associated with painful diabetic neuropathy; Diabetes Metab Res Rev

Shared & distinct functional networks for empathy & pain processing: A systematic review& meta-analysis of fMRI studies; Social & cognitive & affective neuroscience

 Disputing space-based biases in unilateral Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; Cortex 

A Quantitative sensory testing approach to pain in Autism spectrum disorders; J Autism Dev Disord

Sensitivity to ambient temperature increases in Fibromyalgia and CRPS;  Pain Medicine

adverse effects of covid-19 lockdown on pain, physical activity.... British Journal of pain

CRPS patient immunoglobulin M has pronociceptive effects in the skin and spinal cord of tibia fracture mice;PAIN

Treating pain in diabetic Neuropathy: Current & Developmental Drugs; Drugs

Interventional Pain Medicine Practice in the UK and the USA: A survey of 242 Pain Physicians; Pain Physician

Percutaneous cervical cordotomy for cancer-related pain: national data;BMJ

Pain reduction by inducing sensory-motor adaption in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS PRISMA): protocol for a double blind randomized controlled trial; BMC Neurol

 Successful & Unsuccessful recruitment & retainment strategies in a UK multicentre drug trial for a rare chronic pain condition which performed above target ; British Journal of Pain

Neuropsychological changes in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; Behav Neurol.



; Science Advances

Autoantobodies produce pain in CRPS by sensitizing nociceptors; PAIN

Pain Processing in Pschiatric conditions; SAGE

The Effect of Induced & Chronic pain on attention; Journal of pain


Where is itch represented in the brain, & how does it differ from pain? An activation likelihood estimation meta-analysis of experimentally-induced itch; J Invest Dermatol

 Randomised controlled trial to investigate the effectiveness of thoracic epidural & paravertebral blcokade in reducing chronic post-thoracotomy pain (TOPIC): a pilot study to assess feasibility of a large multicentre trial; BMJ

Litigation; BPS

Transfer of CRPS to mice via human autoantibodies is mediated by interleukin-1; PNAS

Classical Predictors do not predict success with sacral nerve stimulation for chronic pelvic pain. A retrospective review in a single centre; Pain Medicine


; Psychology & Behaviour

A systematic review & meta-analysis of the prevalence of small fiber pathology in Fibromyalgia: Implications for a new paradigm in Fibromyalgia etiopathogenesis; Semin Arthritis Rheum

 The IASP classification of chronic pain for ICD-11: chronic primary pain; PAIN

Diagnosing & Managing diabetic somatic & autonomic neuropathy;SAGE

Hypertension contributes to neuropathy in patients with type 1 Diabetes; American Journal of Hypertension

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) in orthopaedics view;

Standards for the diagnosis & management of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; European Journal of Pain

Passive transfer of painful hypersensitivity from Fibromyalgia patients to mice; BioRxiv


Pregablin in the management of painful diabetic neuropathy; Diabetes Ther

Patient Consultation about a Trial on Therapeutic Plasma Exchange for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome;Journal of Clinical Apheresis

Dermal nerve fibre & mast cell density;PAIN

Delayed onset of severe chronic pain in CASPR2 autoantibody-associated Morvan syndrome in a former UK swine abattoir worker;PAIN

;Journal of Nonverbal behaviour

; Nat Rev Neurol

The relationship between pain induced autonomic arousal & perceived duration; LJMU Research Online

A systematic Review and meta-analysis of the prevelence of small fiber pathology in Fibromyalgia: Implications for a new Paradign in Fibromyalgia Etiopathogenesis; Semin Arthritis Rheum

Mycophenolate for persistent Complex Regional Pain Syndrome ; Sca

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