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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Ploner, M; Lee, MC; Wiech, K; Bingel, U; Tracey, I 
Title:
Prestimulus functional connectivity determines pain perception in humans. 
Abstract:
Pain is a highly subjective experience that can be substantially influenced by differences in individual susceptibility as well as personality. How susceptibility to pain and personality translate to brain activity is largely unknown. Here, we report that the functional connectivity of two key brain areas before a sensory event reflects the susceptibility to a subsequent noxious stimulus being perceived as painful. Specifically, the prestimulus connectivity among brain areas related to the subje...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 
Year:
2010 
Journal volume:
107 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
355-60 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0027-8424 
TUM Institution:
Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik