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Research

1966-1970
RNA-based Immunological Memory, Cancer Society Grant, UCLA, Department of Immunology

1971-1973
Electrical Stimulation and Pain (with J. Cole, M.D.), Boston State Hospital

1972-present
Multimodality Treatment of Chronic Pain and Neurological Impairment

1981-1983
Electromagnetic Effects on Chick Myoblasts (with R. Strohman), Department of Zoology, UCB

1982-1985
Diagnostic Thermography and Low Back Pain, Department of Orthopedics, UCSF

1983-1984
Long-Term Electrical Stimulation in Spinal Cord Trauma, Pilot Study

1985-1988
Neuromuscular Rehabilitation of Chronic Spinal Cord Injury with Computer-Generated Electrical Stimulation, Department of Orthopedics, UCSF

1988
Autonomic Modulation with Sphenopalatine Block

1988
Intraoperative Thermography in Disc Surgery (with Y. Hosobuchi and J. Morris), UCSF

1988
High-Magnetic Flux Neuronal Depolarization

1989-1992
Effects of Neuropeptides on Chronic Pain

1992-1996
Clinical Effects of Low-Dose Heparin on Pain and Wound Healing

1998
Heparin in Brachial Plexus Entrapments

1994-1996
Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide in Chronic Pain

1998
Biophosphonates in RSD

1998
Danaparoid in Nerve Entrapments

1998-2000
Effectiveness of Magnetic Resonance Neurography in Diagnosing Thoracic-Outlet Syndrome (with C. Beaulieu), Stanford University

1998-present
Neurohistory, Peptides, and Cytokines in the Perineural Fibrosis of Thoracic-Outlet Syndrome

2003
Complex Systems in Neuropathic Pain

2004-2005
Mast Cell Initiation and Perpetuation of Neuropathic Pain

2006
Erythpoietin as an Analgesic

2007-present
Phase Changes in Neuronal Nociceptive Function

2011-present
Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide (VIP) as an analgesic in a variety of neuropathic pains