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Jian Kong, M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Jian Kong and Ted Kaptchuk.
Connection Strength

6.150
  1. 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: 0.546
  2. 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: 0.395
  3. Acupuncture de qi, from qualitative history to quantitative measurement. J Altern Complement Med. 2007 Dec; 13(10):1059-70.
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    Score: 0.369
  4. Brain activity associated with expectancy-enhanced placebo analgesia as measured by functional magnetic resonance imaging. J Neurosci. 2006 Jan 11; 26(2):381-8.
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    Score: 0.323
  5. Manipulating placebo analgesia and nocebo hyperalgesia by changing brain excitability. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 05 11; 118(19).
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    Score: 0.234
  6. 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: 0.223
  7. 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: 0.222
  8. 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: 0.219
  9. Impaired mesocorticolimbic connectivity underlies increased pain sensitivity in chronic low back pain. Neuroimage. 2020 09; 218:116969.
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    Score: 0.219
  10. 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: 0.212
  11. 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: 0.212
  12. 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: 0.204
  13. 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: 0.204
  14. 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: 0.202
  15. 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: 0.201
  16. Enhancing treatment of osteoarthritis knee pain by boosting expectancy: A functional neuroimaging study. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 18:325-334.
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    Score: 0.187
  17. 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: 0.186
  18. Distinct neural representations of placebo and nocebo effects. Neuroimage. 2015 May 15; 112:197-207.
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    Score: 0.153
  19. 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: 0.150
  20. 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: 0.142
  21. Meditation's impact on default mode network and hippocampus in mild cognitive impairment: a pilot study. Neurosci Lett. 2013 Nov 27; 556:15-9.
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    Score: 0.138
  22. Functional connectivity of the frontoparietal network predicts cognitive modulation of pain. Pain. 2013 Mar; 154(3):459-467.
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    Score: 0.131
  23. 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: 0.128
  24. 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: 0.113
  25. 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: 0.102
  26. 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: 0.099
  27. 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: 0.099
  28. Sham acupuncture devices--practical advice for researchers. Acupunct Med. 2007 Jun; 25(1-2):36-40.
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    Score: 0.089
  29. Placebo analgesia: findings from brain imaging studies and emerging hypotheses. Rev Neurosci. 2007; 18(3-4):173-90.
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    Score: 0.086
  30. 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: 0.055
  31. 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: 0.051
  32. 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: 0.050
  33. Well-loved music robustly relieves pain: a randomized, controlled trial. PLoS One. 2014; 9(9):e107390.
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    Score: 0.037
  34. Design of a randomised acupuncture trial on functional neck/shoulder stiffness with two placebo controls. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2014 Jul 16; 14:246.
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    Score: 0.036
  35. 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: 0.036
  36. 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: 0.036
  37. Meditation for adults with mild cognitive impairment: a pilot randomized trial. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Apr; 61(4):642-5.
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    Score: 0.033
  38. 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: 0.027
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.