Animal Models of Nociception and Pain

  • Kyle Silva
  • Karina GritsenkoEmail author
  • Sayed E. Wahezi


Provides a foundation for understanding the neurobiology of nociception and pain.


Nociception Animal models Ethics Study design 

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Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kyle Silva
    • 1
  • Karina Gritsenko
    • 2
    Email author
  • Sayed E. Wahezi
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationMontefiore Medical CenterBronxUSA
  2. 2.Department of Anesthesiology, Albert Einstein College of MedicineMontefiore Medical CenterBronxUSA
  3. 3.Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Anesthesia, Division of Pain MedicineMontefiore Medical CenterBronxUSA

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