Publications

Diers M, Krumm B, Fuchs X, Bekrater-Bodmann R, Milde C, Trojan J, Foell J, Becker S, Rümenapf G, Flor H. The prevalence and characteristics of phantom limb pain and non-painful phantom phenomena in a nationwide survey of 3,374 unilateral limb amputees. J Pain. 2022 Mar;23(3):411-423. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2021.09.003. Epub 2021 Sep 25.

Fuchs X, Diers M, Trojan J, Kirsch P, Milde C, Bekrater-Bodmann R, Rance M, Foell J, Andoh J, Becker S, Flor HPhantom limb pain after unilateral arm amputation is associated with decreased heat pain thresholds in the face. Eur J Pain. 2022 Jan;26(1):114-132. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1842. Epub 2021 Aug 8.

Bekrater-Bodman, R., Reinhardt, I., Diers, M., Fuchs, X., & Flor, H., (2021). Relationship of prosthesis ownership and phantom limb pain: results of a survey in 2.383 limb amputeesPain, 2021 Feb 1;162(2):630-640. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000002063.

Levine, S.M., Kumpf, M., Rupprecht, R. and Schwarzbach, J.V., 2021. Supracategorical fear information revealed by aversively conditioning multiple categoriesCognitive Neuroscience2021 Jan;12(1):28-39. doi: 10.1080/17588928.2020.1839039. Epub 2020 Nov 1.

Andoh, J., Milde, C., Diers, M., Bekrater-Bodmann, R., Trojan, J., Fuchs, X., Becker, S., Desch, S. and Flor, H., 2020. Assessment of cortical reorganization and preserved function in phantom limb pain: a methodological perspective. Scientific Reports, 2020 Jul 13;10(1):11504. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-68206-9.

Flor, H. (2020). Phantomschmerz [Phantom limb pain]. In H. G. Nobis, R. Rolke & T. Graf-Baumann (Eds.) Schmerz–eine Herausforderung [Pain – a  challange] (pp.36-38). München, Germany: Springer.

Makin, T.R. and Flor, H., 2020. Brain (re) organisation following amputation: Implications for phantom limb pain. NeuroImage218, p.116943.

Thøgersen, M., Andoh, J., Milde, C., Graven-Nielsen, T., Flor, H. and Petrini, L., 2020. Individualized augmented reality training reduces phantom pain and cortical reorganization in amputees: a proof of concept study. The Journal of Pain21(11-12), 1257-1269.

Rosero Pahi M., Cavalli J., Nees F., Flor H., Andoh J., Disruption of the Prefrontal Cortex Improves Implicit Contextual Memory-Guided Attention: Combined Behavioral and Electrophysiological Evidence. Cerebral Cortex, 2020 Jan 10;30(1):20-30. (Joint publications with SFB PIs)

Liu, H., Andoh, J., Lyu, Y., Milde, C., Desch, S., Zidda, F., Schmelz, M., Curio, G. and Flor, H., 2020. Peripheral input and phantom limb pain: A somatosensory eventā€related potential study. European Journal of Pain24(7), pp.1314-1329. (Joint publications with SFB PIs)

2019:

Guo, X., Lyu, Y., Wang, Z., Li, Y., Pan, C., Flor, H., & Tong, S. (2019). Correlates of residual limb pain: from residual limb length and usage to metabolites and activity in secondary somatosensory cortex. IEEE Transactions on neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 27, 96-104.

Larbig, W., Andoh, J., Huse, E., Stahl-Corino, D., Montoya, P., Seltzer, Z.E. and Flor, H., 2019. Pre-and postoperative predictors of phantom limb pain. Neuroscience Letters702, pp.44-50.

Rosero Pahi M, Cavalli J, Nees F, Flor H, Andoh J.Disruption of the Prefrontal Cortex Improves Implicit Contextual Memory-Guided Attention: Combined Behavioral and Electrophysiological Evidence. Cereb Cortex. 2019 May 7. pii: bhz067. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhz067.

2018:

Thøgersen M, Hansen J, Arendt-Nielsen L, Flor H, Petrini L. (2018). Removing own-limb visual input using mixed reality (MR) produces a "telescoping" illusion in healthy individuals. Behav Brain Res, 2018, 347:263-271.

2017:

Andoh J, Milde C, Tsao JW, Flor H. Cortical plasticity as a basis of phantom limb pain: Fact or fiction? Neuroscience2017; S0306-4522(17)30809-6. 

Andoh J, Diers M, Milde C, Köppe C, Kleinböhl D, Flor H. Neural correlates of evoked phantom limb sensations. Biological Psychology 2017126:89-97.

Davis KD, Flor H, Greely HT, Iannetti GD, Mackey S, Ploner M, Pustilnik A, Tracey I, Treede RD, Wager TD. Brain imaging tests for chronic pain: medical, legal and ethical issues and recommendations. Nat Rev Neurol. 2017;13(10):624-638

De Nunzio AM, Schweisfurth MA, Ge N, Falla D, Hahne JM, Gödecke K, Petzke F, Siebertz M, Dechent P, Weiss T, Flor H, Graimann B, Aszmann O, Farina D. Relieving Phantom Limb Pain with Multimodal Sensory-Motor Training. J Neural Eng. In press. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/aae271

Guo X, Lin Z, Lyu Y, Bekrater-Bodmann R, Flor H, Tong S. The Effect of Prosthesis Use on Hand Mental Rotation After Unilateral Upper-Limb Amputation. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 2017; 25(11):2046-2053.

Tan LL, Pelzer P, Heinl C, Tang W, Gangadharan V, Flor H, Sprengel R, Kuner T, Kuner R. A pathway from midcingulate cortex to posterior insula gates nociceptive hypersensitivity. Nat Neurosci. 2017;20(11):1591-1601.

2016:

Kuner RFlor H. Structural plasticity and reorganisation in chronic pain. Nat. Rev. Neurosci 2016; 18(1):20-30.

Lyu Y, Guo X, Bekrater-Bodmann R, Flor H,Tong S. Phantom limb perception interferes with motor imagery after unilateral upper-limb amputation. Sci Rep 2016; 16;6:21100.

2015:

Andoh J,Matsushita R, Zatorre RJ. Asymmetric Interhemispheric Transfer in the Auditory Network: Evidence from TMS, Resting-State fMRI, and Diffusion Imaging. J Neurosci. 2015;35(43):14602-11

 

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