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Randy Lyanne Gollub, M.D., Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Randy Gollub and Jian Kong.
Connection Strength

12.963
  1. Kong J, Wang Z, Leiser J, Minicucci D, Edwards R, Kirsch I, Wasan AD, Lang C, Gerber J, Yu S, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL. Enhancing treatment of osteoarthritis knee pain by boosting expectancy: A functional neuroimaging study. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 18:325-334.
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    Score: 0.827
  2. Gollub RL, Kirsch I, Maleki N, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Tu Y, Kaptchuk TJ, Kong J. A Functional Neuroimaging Study of Expectancy Effects on Pain Response in Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis. J Pain. 2018 05; 19(5):515-527.
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    Score: 0.819
  3. Kong J, Spaeth RB, Wey HY, Cheetham A, Cook AH, Jensen K, Tan Y, Liu H, Wang D, Loggia ML, Napadow V, Smoller JW, Wasan AD, Gollub RL. S1 is associated with chronic low back pain: a functional and structural MRI study. Mol Pain. 2013 Aug 21; 9:43.
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    Score: 0.605
  4. Kong J, Jensen K, Loiotile R, Cheetham A, Wey HY, Tan Y, Rosen B, Smoller JW, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL. Functional connectivity of the frontoparietal network predicts cognitive modulation of pain. Pain. 2013 Mar; 154(3):459-67.
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    Score: 0.577
  5. Gollub RL, Kong J. For placebo effects in medicine, seeing is believing. Sci Transl Med. 2011 Feb 16; 3(70):70ps5.
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    Score: 0.508
  6. Kong J, Loggia ML, Zyloney C, Tu P, Laviolette P, Gollub RL. Exploring the brain in pain: activations, deactivations and their relation. Pain. 2010 Feb; 148(2):257-67.
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    Score: 0.468
  7. Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Polich G, Kirsch I, Vangel M, Zyloney C, Rosen B, Gollub RL. An fMRI study on the interaction and dissociation between expectation of pain relief and acupuncture treatment. Neuroimage. 2009 Sep; 47(3):1066-76.
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    Score: 0.452
  8. Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Webb JM, Kong JT, Sasaki Y, Polich GR, Vangel MG, Kwong K, Rosen B, Gollub RL. Functional neuroanatomical investigation of vision-related acupuncture point specificity--a multisession fMRI study. Hum Brain Mapp. 2009 Jan; 30(1):38-46.
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    Score: 0.439
  9. Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Polich G, Kirsch I, Vangel M, Zyloney C, Rosen B, Gollub R. Expectancy and treatment interactions: a dissociation between acupuncture analgesia and expectancy evoked placebo analgesia. Neuroimage. 2009 Apr 15; 45(3):940-9.
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    Score: 0.438
  10. Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Polich G, Kirsch I, Gollub RL. Placebo analgesia: findings from brain imaging studies and emerging hypotheses. Rev Neurosci. 2007; 18(3-4):173-90.
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    Score: 0.382
  11. Kong J, Wang C, Kwong K, Vangel M, Chua E, Gollub R. The neural substrate of arithmetic operations and procedure complexity. Brain Res Cogn Brain Res. 2005 Mar; 22(3):397-405.
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    Score: 0.328
  12. Tu Y, Fu Z, Mao C, Falahpour M, Gollub RL, Park J, Wilson G, Napadow V, Gerber J, Chan ST, Edwards RR, Kaptchuk TJ, Liu T, Calhoun V, Rosen B, Kong J. Author Correction: Distinct thalamocortical network dynamics are associated with the pathophysiology of chronic low back pain. Nat Commun. 2020 08 25; 11(1):4347.
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    Score: 0.246
  13. Tu Y, Fu Z, Mao C, Falahpour M, Gollub RL, Park J, Wilson G, Napadow V, Gerber J, Chan ST, Edwards RR, Kaptchuk TJ, Liu T, Calhoun V, Rosen B, Kong J. Distinct thalamocortical network dynamics are associated with the pathophysiology of chronic low back pain. Nat Commun. 2020 08 07; 11(1):3948.
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    Score: 0.245
  14. Yu S, Ortiz A, Gollub RL, Wilson G, Gerber J, Park J, Huang Y, Shen W, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Acupuncture Treatment Modulates the Connectivity of Key Regions of the Descending Pain Modulation and Reward Systems in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain. J Clin Med. 2020 Jun 03; 9(6).
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    Score: 0.242
  15. Yu S, Li W, Shen W, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Wilson G, Park J, Ortiz A, Cao J, Gerber J, Mawla I, Chan ST, Lee J, Wasan AD, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Impaired mesocorticolimbic connectivity underlies increased pain sensitivity in chronic low back pain. Neuroimage. 2020 09; 218:116969.
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    Score: 0.241
  16. Egorova N, Benedetti F, Gollub RL, Kong J. Between placebo and nocebo: Response to control treatment is mediated by amygdala activity and connectivity. Eur J Pain. 2020 Mar; 24(3):580-592.
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    Score: 0.234
  17. Tu Y, Ortiz A, Gollub RL, Cao J, Gerber J, Lang C, Park J, Wilson G, Shen W, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Corrigendum to "Multivariate resting-state functional connectivity predicts responses to real and sham acupuncture treatment in chronic low back pain" [Neuroimage Clinical 23 (2019) 101885]. Neuroimage Clin. 2020; 25:102093.
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    Score: 0.234
  18. Tu Y, Ortiz A, Gollub RL, Cao J, Gerber J, Lang C, Park J, Wilson G, Shen W, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Corrigendum to 'Multivariate resting-state functional connectivity predicts responses to real and sham acupuncture treatment in chronic low back pain' Neuroimage Clinical, 23, 2019, 101885. Neuroimage Clin. 2019; 24:102105.
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    Score: 0.233
  19. Cao J, Tu Y, Orr SP, Lang C, Park J, Vangel M, Chen L, Gollub R, Kong J. Analgesic Effects Evoked by Real and Imagined Acupuncture: A Neuroimaging Study. Cereb Cortex. 2019 07 22; 29(8):3220-3231.
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    Score: 0.228
  20. Tu Y, Jung M, Gollub RL, Napadow V, Gerber J, Ortiz A, Lang C, Mawla I, Shen W, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Abnormal medial prefrontal cortex functional connectivity and its association with clinical symptoms in chronic low back pain. Pain. 2019 06; 160(6):1308-1318.
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    Score: 0.226
  21. Tu Y, Ortiz A, Gollub RL, Cao J, Gerber J, Lang C, Park J, Wilson G, Shen W, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Napadow V, Kaptchuk TJ, Rosen B, Kong J. Multivariate resting-state functional connectivity predicts responses to real and sham acupuncture treatment in chronic low back pain. Neuroimage Clin. 2019; 23:101885.
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    Score: 0.225
  22. Zhang B, Jung M, Tu Y, Gollub R, Lang C, Ortiz A, Park J, Wilson G, Gerber J, Mawla I, Chan ST, Wasan A, Edwards R, Lee J, Napadow V, Kaptchuk T, Rosen B, Kong J. Identifying brain regions associated with the neuropathology of chronic low back pain: a resting-state amplitude of low-frequency fluctuation study. Br J Anaesth. 2019 Aug; 123(2):e303-e311.
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    Score: 0.223
  23. Shen W, Tu Y, Gollub RL, Ortiz A, Napadow V, Yu S, Wilson G, Park J, Lang C, Jung M, Gerber J, Mawla I, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Kaptchuk T, Li S, Rosen B, Kong J. Visual network alterations in brain functional connectivity in chronic low back pain: A resting state functional connectivity and machine learning study. Neuroimage Clin. 2019; 22:101775.
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    Score: 0.222
  24. Curie A, Friocourt G, des Portes V, Roy A, Nazir T, Brun A, Cheylus A, Marcorelles P, Retzepi K, Maleki N, Bussy G, Paulignan Y, Reboul A, Ibarrola D, Kong J, Hadjikhani N, Laquerrière A, Gollub RL. Basal ganglia involvement in ARX patients: The reason for ARX patients very specific grasping? Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 19:454-465.
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    Score: 0.208
  25. Chen X, Spaeth RB, Freeman SG, Scarborough DM, Hashmi JA, Wey HY, Egorova N, Vangel M, Mao J, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Kong J. The Modulation Effect of Longitudinal Acupuncture on Resting State Functional Connectivity in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients. Mol Pain. 2015 01; 11.
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    Score: 0.187
  26. Egorova N, Park J, Orr SP, Kirsch I, Gollub RL, Kong J. Not seeing or feeling is still believing: conscious and non-conscious pain modulation after direct and observational learning. Sci Rep. 2015 Nov 18; 5:16809.
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    Score: 0.177
  27. Chen X, Spaeth RB, Freeman SG, Scarborough DM, Hashmi JA, Wey HY, Egorova N, Vangel M, Mao J, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Kong J. The modulation effect of longitudinal acupuncture on resting state functional connectivity in knee osteoarthritis patients. Mol Pain. 2015 Oct 29; 11:67.
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    Score: 0.176
  28. Egorova N, Gollub RL, Kong J. Repeated verum but not placebo acupuncture normalizes connectivity in brain regions dysregulated in chronic pain. Neuroimage Clin. 2015; 9:430-5.
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    Score: 0.175
  29. Freeman S, Yu R, Egorova N, Chen X, Kirsch I, Claggett B, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL, Kong J. Distinct neural representations of placebo and nocebo effects. Neuroimage. 2015 May 15; 112:197-207.
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    Score: 0.168
  30. Jensen KB, Kaptchuk TJ, Chen X, Kirsch I, Ingvar M, Gollub RL, Kong J. A Neural Mechanism for Nonconscious Activation of Conditioned Placebo and Nocebo Responses. Cereb Cortex. 2015 Oct; 25(10):3903-10.
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    Score: 0.165
  31. Hsieh C, Kong J, Kirsch I, Edwards RR, Jensen KB, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL. Well-loved music robustly relieves pain: a randomized, controlled trial. PLoS One. 2014; 9(9):e107390.
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    Score: 0.163
  32. Yu R, Gollub RL, Spaeth R, Napadow V, Wasan A, Kong J. Disrupted functional connectivity of the periaqueductal gray in chronic low back pain. Neuroimage Clin. 2014; 6:100-8.
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    Score: 0.162
  33. Wey HY, Catana C, Hooker JM, Dougherty DD, Knudsen GM, Wang DJ, Chonde DB, Rosen BR, Gollub RL, Kong J. Simultaneous fMRI-PET of the opioidergic pain system in human brain. Neuroimage. 2014 Nov 15; 102 Pt 2:275-82.
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    Score: 0.162
  34. Hashmi JA, Kong J, Spaeth R, Khan S, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL. Functional network architecture predicts psychologically mediated analgesia related to treatment in chronic knee pain patients. J Neurosci. 2014 Mar 12; 34(11):3924-36.
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    Score: 0.157
  35. Kirsch I, Kong J, Sadler P, Spaeth R, Cook A, Kaptchuk T, Gollub R. Expectancy and Conditioning in Placebo Analgesia: Separate or Connected Processes? Psychol Conscious (Wash D C). 2014 Mar; 1(1):51-59.
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    Score: 0.157
  36. Yu R, Gollub RL, Vangel M, Kaptchuk T, Smoller JW, Kong J. Placebo analgesia and reward processing: integrating genetics, personality, and intrinsic brain activity. Hum Brain Mapp. 2014 Sep; 35(9):4583-93.
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    Score: 0.157
  37. Kong J, Spaeth R, Cook A, Kirsch I, Claggett B, Vangel M, Gollub RL, Smoller JW, Kaptchuk TJ. Are all placebo effects equal? Placebo pills, sham acupuncture, cue conditioning and their association. PLoS One. 2013; 8(7):e67485.
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    Score: 0.151
  38. Spaeth RB, Camhi S, Hashmi JA, Vangel M, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Kong J. A longitudinal study of the reliability of acupuncture deqi sensations in knee osteoarthritis. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013; 2013:204259.
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    Score: 0.150
  39. Jensen KB, Kaptchuk TJ, Kirsch I, Raicek J, Lindstrom KM, Berna C, Gollub RL, Ingvar M, Kong J. Nonconscious activation of placebo and nocebo pain responses. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Sep 25; 109(39):15959-64.
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    Score: 0.142
  40. Jensen KB, Loitoile R, Kosek E, Petzke F, Carville S, Fransson P, Marcus H, Williams SC, Choy E, Mainguy Y, Vitton O, Gracely RH, Gollub R, Ingvar M, Kong J. Patients with fibromyalgia display less functional connectivity in the brain's pain inhibitory network. Mol Pain. 2012 Apr 26; 8:32.
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    Score: 0.138
  41. Linnman C, Beucke JC, Jensen KB, Gollub RL, Kong J. Sex similarities and differences in pain-related periaqueductal gray connectivity. Pain. 2012 Feb; 153(2):444-54.
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    Score: 0.134
  42. Loggia ML, Jensen K, Gollub RL, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Kong J. The catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) val158met polymorphism affects brain responses to repeated painful stimuli. PLoS One. 2011; 6(11):e27764.
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    Score: 0.134
  43. Wasan AD, Loggia ML, Chen LQ, Napadow V, Kong J, Gollub RL. Neural correlates of chronic low back pain measured by arterial spin labeling. Anesthesiology. 2011 Aug; 115(2):364-74.
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    Score: 0.131
  44. Zyloney CE, Jensen K, Polich G, Loiotile RE, Cheetham A, LaViolette PS, Tu P, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL, Kong J. Imaging the functional connectivity of the Periaqueductal Gray during genuine and sham electroacupuncture treatment. Mol Pain. 2010 Nov 16; 6:80.
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    Score: 0.125
  45. Wasan AD, Kong J, Pham LD, Kaptchuk TJ, Edwards R, Gollub RL. The impact of placebo, psychopathology, and expectations on the response to acupuncture needling in patients with chronic low back pain. J Pain. 2010 Jun; 11(6):555-63.
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    Score: 0.118
  46. Kong J, Gollub RL, Polich G, Kirsch I, Laviolette P, Vangel M, Rosen B, Kaptchuk TJ. A functional magnetic resonance imaging study on the neural mechanisms of hyperalgesic nocebo effect. J Neurosci. 2008 Dec 03; 28(49):13354-62.
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    Score: 0.109
  47. Dougherty DD, Kong J, Webb M, Bonab AA, Fischman AJ, Gollub RL. A combined [11C]diprenorphine PET study and fMRI study of acupuncture analgesia. Behav Brain Res. 2008 Nov 03; 193(1):63-8.
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    Score: 0.105
  48. Kong J, Gollub R, Huang T, Polich G, Napadow V, Hui K, Vangel M, Rosen B, Kaptchuk TJ. Acupuncture de qi, from qualitative history to quantitative measurement. J Altern Complement Med. 2007 Dec; 13(10):1059-70.
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    Score: 0.102
  49. Kim H, Mawla I, Lee J, Gerber J, Walker K, Kim J, Ortiz A, Chan ST, Loggia ML, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL, Rosen BR, Napadow V. Reduced tactile acuity in chronic low back pain is linked with structural neuroplasticity in primary somatosensory cortex and is modulated by acupuncture therapy. Neuroimage. 2020 08 15; 217:116899.
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    Score: 0.060
  50. Kim J, Mawla I, Kong J, Lee J, Gerber J, Ortiz A, Kim H, Chan ST, Loggia ML, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Rosen BR, Napadow V. Somatotopically specific primary somatosensory connectivity to salience and default mode networks encodes clinical pain. Pain. 2019 07; 160(7):1594-1605.
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    Score: 0.057
  51. Meints SM, Mawla I, Napadow V, Kong J, Gerber J, Chan ST, Wasan AD, Kaptchuk TJ, McDonnell C, Carriere J, Rosen B, Gollub RL, Edwards RR. The relationship between catastrophizing and altered pain sensitivity in patients with chronic low-back pain. Pain. 2019 Apr; 160(4):833-843.
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    Score: 0.056
  52. Lee J, Mawla I, Kim J, Loggia ML, Ortiz A, Jung C, Chan ST, Gerber J, Schmithorst VJ, Edwards RR, Wasan AD, Berna C, Kong J, Kaptchuk TJ, Gollub RL, Rosen BR, Napadow V. Machine learning-based prediction of clinical pain using multimodal neuroimaging and autonomic metrics. Pain. 2019 Mar; 160(3):550-560.
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    Score: 0.055
  53. Khan S, Hashmi JA, Mamashli F, Michmizos K, Kitzbichler MG, Bharadwaj H, Bekhti Y, Ganesan S, Garel KA, Whitfield-Gabrieli S, Gollub RL, Kong J, Vaina LM, Rana KD, Stufflebeam SM, Hämäläinen MS, Kenet T. Maturation trajectories of cortical resting-state networks depend on the mediating frequency band. Neuroimage. 2018 07 01; 174:57-68.
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    Score: 0.052
  54. Rodman AM, Deckersbach T, Chou T, Kong J, Gollub RL, Dougherty DD. A Preliminary Study of the Opioid System and Personality Traits Using Positron Emission Tomography. Mol Neuropsychiatry. 2017 Jul; 3(1):12-18.
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    Score: 0.048
  55. Curie A, Brun A, Cheylus A, Reboul A, Nazir T, Bussy G, Delange K, Paulignan Y, Mercier S, David A, Marignier S, Merle L, de Fréminville B, Prieur F, Till M, Mortemousque I, Toutain A, Bieth E, Touraine R, Sanlaville D, Chelly J, Kong J, Ott D, Kassai B, Hadjikhani N, Gollub RL, des Portes V. A Novel Analog Reasoning Paradigm: New Insights in Intellectually Disabled Patients. PLoS One. 2016; 11(2):e0149717.
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    Score: 0.045
  56. Egorova N, Yu R, Kaur N, Vangel M, Gollub RL, Dougherty DD, Kong J, Camprodon JA. Neuromodulation of conditioned placebo/nocebo in heat pain: anodal vs cathodal transcranial direct current stimulation to the right dorsolateral prefrontal cortex. Pain. 2015 Jul; 156(7):1342-7.
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    Score: 0.043
  57. Dolman AJ, Loggia ML, Edwards RR, Gollub RL, Kong J, Napadow V, Wasan AD. Phenotype matters: the absence of a positive association between cortical thinning and chronic low back pain when controlling for salient clinical variables. Clin J Pain. 2014 Oct; 30(10):839-45.
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    Score: 0.041
  58. Curie A, Nazir T, Brun A, Paulignan Y, Reboul A, Delange K, Cheylus A, Bertrand S, Rochefort F, Bussy G, Marignier S, Lacombe D, Chiron C, Cossée M, Leheup B, Philippe C, Laugel V, De Saint Martin A, Sacco S, Poirier K, Bienvenu T, Souville I, Gilbert-Dussardier B, Bieth E, Kauffmann D, Briot P, de Fréminville B, Prieur F, Till M, Rooryck-Thambo C, Mortemousque I, Bobillier-Chaumont I, Toutain A, Touraine R, Sanlaville D, Chelly J, Freeman S, Kong J, Hadjikhani N, Gollub RL, Roy A, des Portes V. The c.429_452 duplication of the ARX gene: a unique developmental-model of limb kinetic apraxia. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2014 Feb 14; 9:25.
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    Score: 0.039
  59. Sabatier I, Chabrier S, Brun A, Hees L, Cheylus A, Gollub R, Hadjikhani N, Kong J, des Portes V, Floret D, Curie A. Stroke by carotid artery complete occlusion in Kawasaki disease: case report and review of literature. Pediatr Neurol. 2013 Dec; 49(6):469-73.
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    Score: 0.038
  60. Loggia ML, Kim J, Gollub RL, Vangel MG, Kirsch I, Kong J, Wasan AD, Napadow V. Default mode network connectivity encodes clinical pain: an arterial spin labeling study. Pain. 2013 Jan; 154(1):24-33.
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    Score: 0.036
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