Mike E Robinson

Mike E Robinson, Ph.D.

Professor And Director, Center For Pain Research & Behavioral Health

Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
Business Phone: (352) 273-6153
Business Email: merobin@ufl.edu

Research Profile

Interests: Health/Medical Psychology, Assessment, and Management of Pain, Experimental Pain and Psychophysics, Rehabilitation, Psychophysiology.

Publications

2015
The Roles of Race, Sex, and Parental Pain Modeling in Rating of Prior Pain Experiences
Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 35(5):809-816 [DOI] 10.1007/s10865-015-9650-5. [PMID] 26085306.
2014
A Review of Predicting Chronicity in Patients With Acute Or Sub-Acute Low Back Pain
Journal of Pain. 15(4, 1)
2014
Age Differences in Suprathreshold Sensory Function
Age. 36(1):1-8 [DOI] 10.1007/s11357-013-9536-9. [PMID] 23625154.
2014
Analgesic and Anti-Hyperalgesic Effects of Muscle Injections With Lidocaine Or Saline in Patients With Fibromyalgia Syndrome
European Journal of Pain. 18(6):803-812 [DOI] 10.1002/j.1532-2149.2013.00422.x. [PMID] 24193993.
2014
Enhancing the Placebo Response: Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Evidence of Memory and Semantic Processing in Placebo Analgesia
Journal of Pain. 15(4):435-446 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2013.12.009. [PMID] 24412799.
2014
Lack of Viscero-Somatic Convergence in Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women
Journal of Pain. 15(4, 1)
2014
Spinal Manipulative Therapy-Specific Changes in Pain Sensitivity in Individuals With Low Back Pain (Nct01168999)
Journal of Pain. 15(2):136-148 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2013.10.005. [PMID] 24361109.
2014
The impact of patients’ gender, race, and age on health care professionals’ pain management decisions: an online survey using virtual human technology.
International journal of nursing studies. 51(5):726-33 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2013.09.011. [PMID] 24128374.
2014
The Role of Anger in Psychosocial Subgrouping for Patients With Low Back Pain
Clinical Journal of Pain. 30(6):501-509 [DOI] 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000019. [PMID] 24281272.
2013
Functional Connectivity of the Default Mode Network and Its Association With Pain Networks in Irritable Bowel Patients Assessed Via Lidocaine Treatment
Journal of Pain. 14(10):1077-1087 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2013.04.003. [PMID] 23743257.
2013
Is Chronic Pain a Disease? Evaluating Pain and Nociception Through Self-Report and Neuroimaging Reply To Commentary
Journal of Pain. 14:334-335
2013
Pain Assessment and Treatment Decisions Among Students in the United States and Jordan
Journal of Pain. 14
2013
Pain Assessment and Treatment Decisions for Virtual Human Patients
Cyberpsychology Behavior and Social Networking. 16(12):904-909 [DOI] 10.1089/cyber.2012.0707. [PMID] 23971429.
2013
Pain measurement and brain activity: will neuroimages replace pain ratings?
The journal of pain. 14(4):323-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2012.05.007. [PMID] 23548484.
2013
Temporal summation of second pain: variability in responses to a fixed protocol.
European journal of pain (London, England). 17(1):67-74 [DOI] 10.1002/j.1532-2149.2012.00190.x. [PMID] 22899549.
2013
The Start Back Screening Tool and Individual Psychological Measures: Evaluation of Prognostic Capabilities for Low Back Pain Clinical Outcomes in Outpatient Physical Therapy Settings
Physical therapy. 93(3):321-333 [DOI] 10.2522/ptj.20120207. [PMID] 23125279.
2013
Using Virtual Human Technology To Capture Dentists’ Decision Policies About Pain
Journal of dental research. 92(4):301-305 [DOI] 10.1177/0022034513480802. [PMID] 23446916.
2012
Analgesic Placebo Treatment Perceptions: Acceptability, Efficacy, and Knowledge
Journal of Pain. 13(9):891-900 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2012.06.003. [PMID] 22854011.
2012
Dynamic, but not static, pain sensitivity predicts exercise-induced muscle pain: covariation of temporal sensory summation and pain intensity.
Neuroscience letters. 526(1):1-4 [PMID] 22967843.
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2012
Effective Connectivity Among Brain Regions Associated With Slow Temporal Summation of C-Fiber-Evoked Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients and Healthy Controls
Journal of Pain. 13(4):390-400 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2012.01.002. [PMID] 22480771.
2012
How Should We Use the Visual Analogue Scale (Vas) in Rehabilitation Outcomes? Ii: Visual Analogue Scales as Ratio Scales: An Alternative To the View of Kersten Et Al.
Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine. 44(9):800-801 [DOI] 10.2340/16501977-1031. [PMID] 22915047.
2012
Low Back Pain Subgroups Using Fear-Avoidance Model Measures Results of a Cluster Analysis
Clinical Journal of Pain. 28(8):658-666 [DOI] 10.1097/AJP.0b013e31824306ed. [PMID] 22510537.
2012
Mechanical and Heat Hyperalgesia Highly Predict Clinical Pain Intensity in Patients With Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes
Journal of Pain. 13(8):725-735 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2012.04.006. [PMID] 22739051.
2012
Predictors of Clinical Pain in Fibromyalgia: Examining the Role of Sleep
Journal of Pain. 13(4):350-358 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2011.12.009. [PMID] 22381437.
2012
Predictors of Occurrence and Severity of First Time Low Back Pain Episodes: Findings From a Military Inception Cohort
PLoS One. 7(2) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0030597. [PMID] 22355317.
2012
Screening for Problematic Low Back Pain: Start
Pain. 153(11):2159-2160 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2012.07.018. [PMID] 22850603.
2012
Sex Differences in Exercise-Induced Muscle Pain and Muscle Damage
Journal of Pain. 13(12):1242-1249 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2012.09.014. [PMID] 23182229.
2012
The Perception of Pain in Others: How Gender, Race, and Age Influence Pain Expectations
Journal of Pain. 13(3):220-227 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2011.10.014. [PMID] 22225969.
2011
Attenuation of experimental pain by vibro-tactile stimulation in patients with chronic local or widespread musculoskeletal pain.
European journal of pain (London, England). 15(8):836-42 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejpain.2011.01.011. [PMID] 21339076.
2011
Effects of High Intensity Training By Heart Rate Or Power in Recreational Cyclists
Journal of Sports Science and Medicine. 10:498-501
2011
Factors Affecting Placebo Acceptability: Deception, Outcome, and Disease Severity
Journal of Pain. 12(8):920-928 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2011.02.353. [PMID] 21816353.
2011
Gray Matter Volumes of Pain-Related Brain Areas Are Decreased in Fibromyalgia Syndrome
Journal of Pain. 12(4):436-443 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2010.10.003. [PMID] 21146463.
2011
Heightened Pain Sensitivity in Individuals With Signs and Symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and the Relationship To Clinical Outcomes Following a Manual Therapy Intervention
Manual Therapy. 16(6):602-608 [DOI] 10.1016/j.math.2011.06.003. [PMID] 21764354.
2011
Intraindividual variability in daily sleep and pain ratings among chronic pain patients: bidirectional association and the role of negative mood.
The Clinical journal of pain. 27(5):425-33 [DOI] 10.1097/AJP.0b013e318208c8e4. [PMID] 21415723.
2011
Measurement of Patient-Centered Outcomes in Parkinson’s Disease: What Do Patients Really Want From Their Treatment?
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders. 17(2):89-94 [DOI] 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2010.09.005. [PMID] 20952243.
2011
Patient Demographic Characteristics and Facial Expressions Influence Nurses’ Assessment of Mood in the Context of Pain: a Virtual Human and Lens Model Investigation
International Journal of Nursing Studies. 48(11):1330-1338 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2011.05.002. [PMID] 21596378.
2011
Predictors of Web-Based Follow-Up Response in the Prevention of Low Back Pain in the Military Trial (Polm)
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 12 [DOI] 10.1186/1471-2474-12-132. [PMID] 21668961.
2011
Self-Reported Pain and Disability Outcomes From An Endogenous Model of Muscular Back Pain
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 12 [DOI] 10.1186/1471-2474-12-35. [PMID] 21288349.
2011
Socioeconomic Status Influences the Relationship Between Fear-Avoidance Beliefs Work and Disability
Pain Medicine. 12(2):328-336 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2010.01024.x. [PMID] 21143764.
2010
Age differences in orofacial sensory thresholds.
Journal of dental research. 89(10):1102-5 [DOI] 10.1177/0022034510375287. [PMID] 20651093.
2010
Comparison of Graded Exercise and Graded Exposure Clinical Outcomes for Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain
The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy. 40(11):694-704 [DOI] 10.2519/jospt.2010.3396. [PMID] 20972340.
2010
Daily Variations in Objective Nighttime Sleep and Subjective Morning Pain in Older Adults With Insomnia: Evidence of Covariation Over Time
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 58(5):925-930 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2010.02803.x. [PMID] 20406316.
2010
Do past pain events systematically impact pain ratings of healthy subjects or fibromyalgia patients?
The journal of pain. 11(2):142-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2009.06.014. [PMID] 19783222.
2010
Evaluation of nurses’ self-insight into their pain assessment and treatment decisions.
The journal of pain. 11(5):454-61 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2009.09.004. [PMID] 20015702.
2010
Frequency and Perceived Effectiveness of Coping Define Important Subgroups of Patients With Chronic Pain
Clinical Journal of Pain. 26:677-682
2010
Frequency and perceived effectiveness of coping define important subgroups of patients with chronic pain.
Clinical Journal of Pain. 26(8):677-82 [PMID] 20862787.
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2010
Frequency and perceived effectiveness of coping define important subgroups of patients with chronic pain.
Clinical Journal of Pain. 26(8) [PMID] 20862787.
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2010
Investigating Patient Characteristics On Pain Assessment Using Virtual Human Technology
European Journal of Pain. 14(10):1040-1045 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejpain.2010.04.003. [PMID] 20435492.
2010
Negative Mood Mediates the Effect of Poor Sleep On Pain Among Chronic Pain Patients
Clinical Journal of Pain. 26(4):310-319 [DOI] 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3181c328e9. [PMID] 20393266.
2010
Pain Variability in Fibromyalgia Is Related To Activity and Rest Role of Peripheral Tissue Impulse Input
Journal of Pain. 11(12):1376-1383 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2010.03.011. [PMID] 20451465.
2010
Patient-Centered Perspective On Treatment Outcomes in Chronic Pain
Pain Medicine. 11:6-15
2010
Preference, Expectation, and Satisfaction in a Clinical Trial of Behavioral Interventions for Acute and Sub-Acute Low Back Pain
Journal of Pain. 11(11):1074-1082 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2010.02.016. [PMID] 20466596.
2010
Relationship of Intersession Variation in Negative Pain-Related Affect and Responses To Thermally-Evoked Pain
Journal of Pain. 11(2):172-178 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2009.07.006. [PMID] 19853524.
2010
The provisional diagnostic criteria for fibromyalgia: one step forward, two steps back: comment on the article by Wolfe et al.
Arthritis care & research. 62(11):1675-6; author reply 1676 [DOI] 10.1002/acr.20290. [PMID] 20662052.
2010
The Relationship of the Audible Pop To Hypoalgesia Associated With High-Velocity, Low-Amplitude Thrust Manipulation: a Secondary Analysis of An Experimental Study in Pain-Free Participants
Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 33(2):117-124 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jmpt.2009.12.008. [PMID] 20170777.
2009
A Randomized Sham-Controlled Trial of a Neurodynamic Technique in the Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy. 39(10):709-723 [DOI] 10.2519/jospt.2009.3117. [PMID] 19801812.
2009
Development of a Self-Report Measure of Fearful Activities for Patients With Low Back Pain: the Fear of Daily Activities Questionnaire
Physical therapy. 89(9):969-979 [DOI] 10.2522/ptj.20090032. [PMID] 19608630.
2009
Enhanced Central Pain Processing of Fibromyalgia Patients Is Maintained By Muscle Afferent Input: a Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study
Pain. 145(1-2):96-104 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2009.05.020. [PMID] 19540671.
2009
In Response To: “a Randomized Trial of Behavioral Physical Therapy Interventions for Acute and Sub-Acute Low Back Pain, By George Sz Et Al. {[}Pain 2008;140:145-57] Response
Pain. 142(1):164-165 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.12.024.
2009
Intra-Individual Variability in Daily Sleep and Pain Ratings Among Chronic Pain Patients
Sleep. 32
2009
Mental Health Symptoms in Combat Medic Training: a Longitudinal Examination
Military Medicine. 174:572-577
2009
Pain Assessment and Treatment Disparities: a Virtual Human Technology Investigation
Pain. 143(1-2):106-113 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2009.02.005. [PMID] 19269742.
2009
Patient-Centered Outcome Criteria for Successful Treatment of Facial Pain and Fibromyalgia
Journal of Orofacial Pain. 23:47-53
2009
Patient-Centered Outcome Criteria for Successful Treatment of Facial Pain and Fibromyalgia
Journal of Orofacial Pain. 23:47-53
2009
Patient-centered outcome criteria for successful treatment of facial pain and fibromyalgia.
Journal of Orofacial Pain. 23(1):47-53 [PMID] 19264035.
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2009
Placebo Analgesia: Widening the Scope of Measured Influences
Pain. 144(1-2):5-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2009.03.004. [PMID] 19339113.
2009
Progressing Towards Acceptable Treatment Outcomes
Pain. 144(3):228-229 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2009.05.008. [PMID] 19500909.
2009
Psychosocial Education Improves Low Back Pain Beliefs: Results From a Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial (Nct00373009) in a Primary Prevention Setting
European Spine Journal. 18(7):1050-1058 [DOI] 10.1007/s00586-009-1016-7. [PMID] 19418075.
2009
Sex Differences in Prior Pain Experience
Journal of Pain. 10(12):1226-1230 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2009.04.016. [PMID] 19560976.
2009
Spinal manipulative therapy has an immediate effect on thermal pain sensitivity in people with low back pain: a randomized controlled trial.
Physical therapy. 89(12):1292-303 [DOI] 10.2522/ptj.20090058. [PMID] 19797305.
2009
The Mechanisms of Manual Therapy in the Treatment of Musculoskeletal Pain: a Comprehensive Model
Manual Therapy. 14(5):531-538 [DOI] 10.1016/j.math.2008.09.001. [PMID] 19027342.
2009
Tobacco Use and Recovery of Gait and Balance Function in Older Adults
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 90(9):1613-1618 [DOI] 10.1016/j.apmr.2009.02.025. [PMID] 19735791.
2009
Widespread Hyperalgesia in Irritable Bowel Syndrome Is Dynamically Maintained By Tonic Visceral Impulse Input and Placebo/Nocebo Factors: Evidence From Human Psychophysics, Animal Models, and Neuroimaging
NeuroImage. 47(3):995-1001 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.04.028. [PMID] 19375508.
2008
A Randomized Trial of Behavioral Physical Therapy Interventions for Acute and Sub-Acute Low Back Pain (Nct00373867)
Pain. 140(1):145-157 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.07.029. [PMID] 18786762.
2008
Answers to the most common questions about the hepatic safety profile of duloxetine.
Postgraduate medicine. 120(2):111-8 [DOI] 10.3810/pgm.2008.07.1803. [PMID] 18654076.
2008
Appraisals of pain from controlled stimuli: relevance to quantitative sensory testing.
British journal of health psychology. 13(Pt 3):537-50 [PMID] 17681110.
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2008
Brain Activity Associated With Slow Temporal Summation of C-Fiber Evoked Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients and Healthy Controls
European Journal of Pain. 12(8):1078-1089 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejpain.2008.02.002. [PMID] 18367419.
2008
Characteristics of electronic visual analogue and numerical scales for ratings of experimental pain in healthy subjects and fibromyalgia patients.
Pain. 140(1):158-166 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.07.028. [PMID] 18786761.
2008
Cutaneous C-fiber pain abnormalities of fibromyalgia patients are specifically related to temporal summation.
Pain. 139(2):315-323 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.04.024. [PMID] 18538477.
2008
Defining patient-centered, multidimensional success criteria for treatment of chronic spine pain.
Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.). 9(7):851-62 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2007.00357.x. [PMID] 18950440.
2008
Ethnic Differences in Diffuse Noxious Inhibitory Controls
Journal of Pain. 9(8):759-766 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2008.03.010. [PMID] 18482870.
2008
Ethnic Differences in the Nociceptive Flexion Reflex (Nfr)
Pain. 134(1-2):91-96 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2007.03.035. [PMID] 17482362.
2008
Fear of Pain, Pain Catastrophizing, and Acute Pain Perception: Relative Prediction and Timing of Assessment
Journal of Pain. 9(9):806-812 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2008.03.012. [PMID] 18486557.
2008
Negative Mood Mediates the Relationship Between Poor Sleep and Increased Pain in Chronic Pain Patients
Sleep. 31
2008
Pain Expectations and Benefit-Finding in Women Undergoing Surgery for Suspected Endometrial Cancer
Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 35
2008
Sex differences in muscle pain: self-care behaviors and effects on daily activities.
The journal of pain. 9(3):200-9 [PMID] 18088556.
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2008
Somatic Focus/Awareness: Relationship To Negative Affect and Pain in Chronic Pain Patients
European Journal of Pain. 12(1):104-115 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejpain.2007.04.001. [PMID] 17524684.
2008
The Dynamic Mechanisms of Placebo Induced Analgesia: Evidence of Sustained and Transient Regional Involvement
Pain. 139(3):660-669 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.07.025. [PMID] 18804916.
2008
The influence of expectation on spinal manipulation induced hypoalgesia: an experimental study in normal subjects.
BMC musculoskeletal disorders. 9 [DOI] 10.1186/1471-2474-9-19. [PMID] 18267029.
2008
Virtual Human Technology: Capturing Sex, Race, and Age Influences in Individual Pain Decision Policies
Pain. 140(1):231-238 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2008.09.010. [PMID] 18930596.
2007
Brain activity related to temporal summation of C-fiber evoked pain.
Pain. 129(1-2):130-42 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2006.10.010. [PMID] 17156923.
2007
Functional brain interactions that serve cognitive-affective processing during pain and placebo analgesia.
NeuroImage. 38(4):720-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.07.057. [PMID] 17904390.
2007
Influence of pain and depression on fear of falling, mobility, and balance in older male veterans.
Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. 44(5):675-83 [DOI] 10.1682/JRRD.2006.08.0094. [PMID] 17943679.
2007
Rationale, design, and protocol for the prevention of low back pain in the military (POLM) trial (NCT00373009).
BMC musculoskeletal disorders. 8 [PMID] 17868436.
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2007
Self-care behaviors associated with myofascial temporomandibular disorder pain.
Journal of orofacial pain. 21(3):194-202 [PMID] 17717958.
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2007
Sex and pain-related psychological variables are associated with thermal pain sensitivity for patients with chronic low back pain.
The journal of pain. 8(1):2-10 [PMID] 17207739.
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2007
Spatial summation of mechanically evoked muscle pain and painful aftersensations in normal subjects and fibromyalgia patients.
Pain. 130(1-2):177-87 [PMID] 17459587.
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2007
Temporal summation of second pain and its maintenance are useful for characterizing widespread central sensitization of fibromyalgia patients.
Journal of Pain. 8(11):893-901 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2007.06.006. [PMID] 17681887.
2006
Back pain in direct patient care providers: early intervention with cognitive behavioral therapy.
Pain management nursing : official journal of the American Society of Pain Management Nurses. 7(2):53-63 [PMID] 16730318.
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2006
Fear of pain, not pain catastrophizing, predicts acute pain intensity, but neither factor predicts tolerance or blood pressure reactivity: an experimental investigation in pain-free individuals.
European journal of pain (London, England). 10(5):457-65 [PMID] 16095935.
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2006
Fear-avoidance beliefs and temporal summation of evoked thermal pain influence self-report of disability in patients with chronic low back pain.
Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 16(1):95-108 [DOI] 10.1007/s10926-005-9007-y. [PMID] 16688486.
2006
Immediate effects of spinal manipulation on thermal pain sensitivity: an experimental study.
BMC musculoskeletal disorders. 7 [PMID] 16911795.
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2006
Overall fibromyalgia pain is predicted by ratings of local pain and pain-related negative affect–possible role of peripheral tissues.
Rheumatology (Oxford, England). 45(11):1409-15 [DOI] 10.1093/rheumatology/kel121. [PMID] 16621922.
2006
Placebo analgesia: friend or foe?
Current Rheumatology Reports. 8(6):418-24 [PMID] 17092440.
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2006
The use of the coefficient of variation in detecting sincerity of effort: a meta-analysis.
Work (Reading, Mass.). 26(4):335-41 [PMID] 16788253.
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2005
Cluster analysis of multiple experimental pain modalities.
Pain. 116(3):227-237 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2005.04.016. [PMID] 15964682.
2005
Effects of the N-methyl-D-aspartate receptor antagonist dextromethorphan on temporal summation of pain are similar in fibromyalgia patients and normal control subjects.
Journal of Pain. 6(5):323-32 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2005.01.357. [PMID] 15890634.
2005
Isometric exercise has opposite effects on central pain mechanisms in fibromyalgia patients compared to normal controls.
Pain. 118(1-2):176-84 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2005.08.007. [PMID] 16154700.
2005
Sex differences in the associations among psychological factors and pain report: a novel psychophysical study of patients with chronic low back pain.
Journal of Pain. 6(7):463-70 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2005.02.007. [PMID] 15993825.
2004
Autonomic dysfunction and gastroparesis in cirrhosis.
Journal Of Clinical Gastroenterology. 38(1):72-6 [DOI] 10.1097/00004836-200401000-00015. [PMID] 14679331.
2004
Compliance in pain rehabilitation: patient and provider perspectives.
Pain Medicine. 5(1):66-80 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2004.04002.x. [PMID] 14996239.
2004
Influences of gender role and anxiety on sex differences in temporal summation of pain.
Journal of Pain. 5(2):77-82 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2003.11.004. [PMID] 15042515.
2004
Maintenance of windup of second pain requires less frequent stimulation in fibromyalgia patients compared to normal controls.
Pain. 110(3):689-696 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2004.05.009. [PMID] 15288410.
2004
Prior pain experience: influence on the observation of experimental pain in men and women.
Journal of Pain. 5(5):264-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jpain.2004.04.003. [PMID] 15219258.
2004
Representations of pain in the brain.
Current Rheumatology Reports. 6(4):261-5 [PMID] 15251073.
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2004
Spatial summation of heat pain within and across dermatomes in fibromyalgia patients and pain-free subjects.
Pain. 111(3):342-350 [DOI] 10.1016/j.pain.2004.07.015. [PMID] 15363878.
2003
Altering gender role expectations: effects on pain tolerance, pain threshold, and pain ratings.
Journal of Pain. 4(5):284-8 [DOI] 10.1016/S1526-5900(03)00559-5. [PMID] 14622698.
2003
An examination of the relationships among recalled, expected, and actual intensity and unpleasantness of delayed onset muscle pain.
Journal of Pain. 4(2):74-81 [DOI] 10.1054/jpai.2003.7. [PMID] 14622718.
2003
Central representation of visceral and cutaneous hypersensitivity in the irritable bowel syndrome.
Pain. 103(1-2):99-110 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(02)00416-5. [PMID] 12749964.
2003
Diffuse noxious inhibitory controls (DNIC) attenuate temporal summation of second pain in normal males but not in normal females or fibromyalgia patients.
Pain. 101(1-2):167-74 [PMID] 12507711.
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2003
Gender bias in the observation of experimental pain.
Pain. 104(1-2):259-64 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(03)00014-9. [PMID] 12855336.
2003
Ratings of experimental pain and pain-related negative affect predict clinical pain in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome.
Pain. 105(1-2):215-22 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(03)00208-2. [PMID] 14499438.
2003
Reversal of visceral and cutaneous hyperalgesia by local rectal anesthesia in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients.
Pain. 105(1-2):223-30 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(03)00210-0. [PMID] 14499439.
2003
Sex differences in common pain events: expectations and anchors.
The journal of pain. 4(1):40-5 [PMID] 14622726.
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2003
Sex differences in delayed onset muscle soreness.
The Journal of sports medicine and physical fitness. 43(1):78-84 [PMID] 12629467.
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2003
Temporal summation of pain from mechanical stimulation of muscle tissue in normal controls and subjects with fibromyalgia syndrome.
Pain. 102(1-2):87-95 [DOI] 10.1016/s0304-3959(02)00344-5. [PMID] 12620600.
2002
Enhanced temporal summation of second pain and its central modulation in fibromyalgia patients.
Pain. 99(1-2):49-59 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(02)00053-2. [PMID] 12237183.
2002
The influence of endurance exercise on delayed onset muscle soreness.
The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 42(4):458-65 [PMID] 12391441.
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2001
Factors predicting orofacial pain patient satisfaction with improvement.
Journal of Orofacial Pain. 15(1):29-35 [PMID] 11889645.
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2001
Gender role expectations of pain: relationship to sex differences in pain.
Journal of Pain. 2(5):251-7 [DOI] 10.1054/jpai.2001.24551. [PMID] 14622803.
2001
Hypersensitivity to visceral and cutaneous pain in the irritable bowel syndrome.
Pain. 93(1):7-14 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(01)00285-8. [PMID] 11406333.
2001
Sex differences in negative emotional responses to chronic pain.
The journal of pain. 2(6):354-9 [PMID] 14622815.
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1999
A meta-analytic review of pain perception across the menstrual cycle.
Pain. 81(3):225-235 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(98)00258-9. [PMID] 10431710.
1999
Empirical subgroups of the Coping Strategies Questionnaire-Revised: a multisample study.
Clinical Journal of Pain. 15(2):111-6 [DOI] 10.1097/00002508-199906000-00007. [PMID] 10382924.
1999
Empirical test of the factor structure of the West Haven-Yale Multidimensional Pain Inventory.
Clinical Journal of Pain. 15(1):24-30 [DOI] 10.1097/00002508-199903000-00005. [PMID] 10206564.
1999
Predicting treatment compliance following facial pain evaluation.
Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice. 17(1):9-16 [PMID] 10425925.
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1998
Effects of physical and sexual abuse in facial pain: direct or mediated?
Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice. 16(4):259-66 [DOI] 10.1080/08869634.1998.11746066. [PMID] 10029754.
1998
Sex differences in response to cutaneous anesthesia: a double blind randomized study.
Pain. 77(2):143-149 [DOI] 10.1016/S0304-3959(98)00088-8. [PMID] 9766832.
1998
Sex differences in the perception of noxious experimental stimuli: a meta-analysis.
Pain. 74(2-3):181-7 [PMID] 9520232.
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1996
Pain severity, negative affect, and microstressers as predictors of life interference in TMD patients.
Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice. 14(1):63-70 [PMID] 9086878.
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Grants

May 2021 ACTIVE
Impact of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness on Demand for Alcohol and Marijuana among Co-Users
Role: Other
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA
May 2020 ACTIVE
Mechanisms and Modification of Pain Modulatory Capacity
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAMS
May 2019 ACTIVE
Acute Effects of Alcohol Use on Chronic Orofacial Pain
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA
Aug 2018 ACTIVE
Impact of CBT for Insomnia on Pain Symptoms and Central Sensitization in Fibromyalgia
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF MISSOURI via NATL INST OF HLTH NINR
Aug 2018 ACTIVE
Characterizing the effects of family history of alcoholism on alcohol analgesia
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAAA
Apr 2018 – Mar 2019
The National Dental PBRN
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Jul 2017 ACTIVE
Brain Imaging and Pain: Analysis of Placebo Analgesia
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL CTR FOR COMPLEM AND INTEGRATIVE HLT
Apr 2017 – Mar 2018
The Common Practices of Head and Neck Examinations in U.S. Dental Offices FY17_18
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH
Apr 2016 – Mar 2017
The Common Practices of Head and Neck Examinations in U.S. Dental Offices
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA TUSCALOOSA via NATL INST OF HLTH
Apr 2016 – Aug 2016
The National Dental PBRN
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Jun 2015 – Mar 2020
Evaluation of Pain Signatures: Psychometric Properties of Imaging Pain
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF MISSOURI via NATL INST OF HLTH NINR
Apr 2015 – Mar 2016
The National Dental PBRN
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Apr 2015 – Mar 2016
The national dental PBRN
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UNIV OF ALABAMA BIRMINGHAM via NATL INST OF HLTH NIDCR
Jul 2014 – Mar 2020
Virtual Perspective-Taking to Reduce Race and SES Disparities in Pain Care
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: INDIANA UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NIMHD
Sep 2013 – Sep 2016
The Effects of Mood on Functional Brain Connectivity in Low Back Pain Patients during Resting-State
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH
Sep 2012 – Jun 2018
Peripheral and Central Mechanisms of Fatigue and Pain in Patients with ME/CFS
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NINR
May 2011 – Apr 2017
Central Mechanisms of Body Based Intervention for Musculoskeletal Low Back Pain
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL CTR FOR COMPLEM AND INTEGRATIVE HLT
Aug 2009 – May 2017
COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL EFFECTS ON SLEEP, PAIN, AND CYTOKINES IN GYNECOLOGIC CANCER
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NCI

Education

Ph.D.
1988 · Bowling Green State University

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2009-2011,2013-2021
CLP7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2009,2013-2019,2019-2021
CLP6971 Research for Master’s Thesis
2010,2013-2021
CLP7979 Advanced Research
2015,2018
CLP6905 Individual Work
2014
CLP6943 Core Practicum in Clinical Psychology
2006,2008-2010,2010
CLP7934 Special Topics In Clinical Psychology

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6153
Emails:
Business:
merobin@ufl.edu