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  1. Lewis, C., Souvlis, T. Sterling, M. Sensory characteristics of tender points in the lower back. Manual Therapy (e-pub), June, 2010.

  2. Chien, A., Sterling, M.  Sensory hypoaesthesia is a feature of chronic whiplash but not chronic idiopathic neck pain. Manual Therapy, Vol 15, 48-53, 2010.

  3. Chien, A., Eliav, E., Sterling, M. Hypoaesthesia occurs with sensory hypersensitivity in chronic whiplash - Further evidence of a neuropathic condition. Manual Therapy, Vol. 14:138-146, 2009.

  4. Ruoping, C., Huoniu, O, Bingyu, W., Meixiu, D., Hodge, C. Quantitative assessment of sensory functions after 3 surgical approaches for trigeminal neuralgia by current perception threshold measurement. Journal of Medical Colleges of PLA 23, 300-307, 2008.

  5. Chien A, Eliav, E., Sterling, M. Hypoesthesia Occurs in Acute Whiplash Irrespective of Pain and Disability Levels and the Presence of Sensory Hypersensitivity. Clin J Pain, Vol. 24:759B766, 2008.

  6. Imoto, K., Takebayashi, T., Kanaya, K., Kawaguchi, S., Katahira, G., Yamashita, T. Quantitative Analysis of Sensory Functions After Lumbar Discectomy Using Current Perception Threshold Testing. Eur. Spine, Journal, Vol. 16(7):971-975, 2007.Vol. 16(7):971-975, 2007.

  7. Akagi, D., Arita, H., Komiyama, T., Ishii, S., Shigematsu, K., Nagawa, H., Miyata, T. Objective Assessment of Nerve Injury after Greater Saphenous Vein Stripping. Eur J. Vasc Endovasc Surg.,  Vol. 33(5):625-630, 2007.

  8. Eisenberg, E., Backonja, M.M., Fillingim, R.B., Pud, D., Hord, D.E., King, G.W., Stojanovic, M.P. Quantitative Sensory Testing for Spinal Cord Stimulation in Patients With Chronic Neuropathic Pain. Pain Practice, Vol. 6, (3) 161–165, 2006.

  9. Nakatani, T., Hashimoto, T., Hashimoto, A., Kushizaki, H., Saito, Y. Does Pulsed Radio-frequency Treatment Affect Sensory Function in Lumbar Radiculopathy? Anesthesiology, Vol. 105:A330, 2006.

  10. Passavanti, M. B., Aurilio, C., Barbato, E., Cicciarella, G., Iannotti, M., Sansone,P.; Pace, M. C. Quantitative study of the peripheral sensory dysfunction in lumbosacral radiculopathy with Neurometer CPT-test: A-168. European Journal of Anaesthesiology:Issue:Monitoring: Equipment and Computers, Vol.23,44, 2006.

  11. Sakai, T., Aoki, H., Takada, M., Hojo, M., Sumikawa, K. Relationship Between Sensory Nerve Function and Disability Score in the Patients with Sciatica. American Society of Anesthesiology, A-349,2006.

  12. Sakai, T., Hojo, M., Aoki, H., Higashijima, U., Sumikawa, K. Epiduroscopy Improves the Pain and the Sensory Nerve Function in the Patients with Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. Anesthesiology, Vol. 103:A1003, 2005.

  13. Cui, L., Zhu, P., Fu, H., Starr, A. Current Perception Threshold (CPT) in Syringomyelia. Journal of Chinese Neurology, Vol. 36(6):447-44, 2003.

  14. Yamashita, T., Kanaya, K., Sekine, M., Takebayashi, T., Kawaguchi, S., Katahira, G. A quantitative analysis of sensory function in lumbar radiculopathy using current perception threshold testing. Spine, Vol. 27(14):1567-70;2002.

  15. Falci, S.P., Best, L.G, Bayles, R., Cown, C. Dorsal Root Entry Zone (DREZ) microcoagulation for central pain of spinal cord injury: operative intramedullary electrophysiological guidance and clinical outcome. Journal of Neurosurgery (Spine 2), Vol. 97:193-200, 2002.

  16. BenEliyahu, D.J., Tartaglia, S.V., Spinelle, R. Current Perception Threshold/Quantitative Sensory Testing and MRI Findings In Patients with Signs and Symptoms of Cervical or Lumbar Disc Herniation: A Correlative Study of the Neurosensory Diagnosis of Discogenic Pain, American Journal of Pain Management, Vol. 10(2):60-65, 2000.

  17. Alo', K.M., Chado, H.N. Effect of Spinal Cord Stimulation on Sensory Nerve Conduction Threshold Functional Measures. Neuromodulation, Vol. 3(3):145-154, 2000.

  18. Tilaro, F., Miskovich, D. The Effects of Vertebral Axial Decompression on Sensory Nerve Dysfunction - In Patients with Low Back Pain and Radiculopathy. Canadian Journal of Clinical Medicine, Vol. 6(1) 2-7, 1999.

  19. Sakura, S., Sumi, M., Morimoto, N., Saito, Y. The Addition of Epinephrine Increases Intensity of Sensory Block During Epidural Anesthesia with Lidocaine, Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Vol. 24(6): 541-546, 1999.

  20. Mironer YE, Somerville JJ: The Current Perception Threshold Evaluation in Radiculopathy Efficacy in Diagnosis and Assessment of Treatment Results Pain Digest, Vol. 8: 37-38, 1998.

  21. Sakura, S., Sumi, M., Kushizaki, H., Saito, Y., Kosaka, Y. Concentration of Lidocaine Affects Intensity of Sensory Block During Lumbar Epidural Anesthesia. Anesthesia and Analgesia, Vol. 88(1):123-7, 1998.

  22. Zhu, P.Y., Cui, Y.L., Weber, R.J. Neuroselective Current Perception Threshold Evaluation in Syringomyelia, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Annual Meeting, Poster 63, 1998.

  23. Tay, B., Wallace, M.S., Irving, G. Quantitative Assessment of Differential Sensory Blockade after Lumbar Epidural Lidocaine. Anesthesia and Analgesia, Vol. 84:1071-1075, 1997.

  24. Liu, S., Kopacz, K.J., Carpenter, R.L: Quantitative Assessment of Differential Sensory Nerve Block after Lidocaine Spinal Anesthesia. Department of Anesthes-iology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Anesthesiology, Vol. 82(1):60-63, 1995.

  25. Zhu, P.Y., Fu, H., Starr, A. Neuroselective Current Perception Threshold (CPT) Evaluation in Syringomyelia. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Washington, D.C., 1995.

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