Starts:

Monday, September 19th
8:30am-12:00pm EDT

Category:

Hands-On Workshop

Tracks:

Research Methods, Clinical

Room

801 B

Experimental Models of Neuropathic Itch

Introduction to experimental models of neuropathic itch using the histamine and non-histamine models and relate to human experimental models for neuropathic pain. Lecture will focus on the sensory phenomenons of alloknesis and hyperknesis. Histamine will be applied in participants and phenomena of neuropathic itch will be demonstrated using light touch and small filaments. The many similarities between pain and itch neuroplasticiy will be highlighted,

Presenters

Prof. Lars Arendt-Nielsen

Professor, Head of Research
Aalborg University