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Psychophysical and functional imaging evidence supporting the presence of central sensitization in a cohort of osteoarthritis patients.

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OBJECTIVE: The groin pain experienced by patients with hip osteoarthritis (OA) is often accompanied by areas of referred pain and changes in skin sensitivity. We aimed to identify the supraspinal influences that underlie these clinical manifestations that we consider indicative of possible central sensitization. METHODS: Twenty patients with hip OA awaiting joint replacement and displaying signs of referred pain were recruited into the study, together with age-matched controls. All subjects c...

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10.1002/art.24837

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University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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Societies, Other & Subsidiary Companies
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St Cross College
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDORMS
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Journal:
Arthritis and rheumatism
Volume:
61
Issue:
9
Pages:
1226-1234
Publication date:
2009-09-01
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EISSN:
1529-0131
ISSN:
0004-3591
Source identifiers:
103895
Language:
English
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pubs:103895
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2012-12-19

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