Publications by authors named "Vivianne L Tawfik"

33Publications

The Neuroimmunology of Chronic Pain: From Rodents to Humans.

J Neurosci 2020 Nov 24. Epub 2020 Nov 24.

Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics and Adelaide Medical School, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia.

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November 2020

A Guide to Understanding "State-of-the-Art" Basic Research Techniques in Anesthesiology.

Anesth Analg 2020 08;131(2):450-463

From the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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August 2020

Chronic Pain Management in the Elderly.

Anesthesiol Clin 2019 Sep 18;37(3):547-560. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Grant Building, Room S007, Stanford, CA 94305, USA. Electronic address:

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September 2019

Microglial Modulation as a Target for Chronic Pain: From the Bench to the Bedside and Back.

Anesth Analg 2019 04;128(4):737-746

From the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California.

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April 2019

Morphine Exacerbates Postfracture Nociceptive Sensitization, Functional Impairment, and Microglial Activation in Mice.

Anesthesiology 2019 02;130(2):292-308

From the Anesthesiology Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, and Department of Anesthesiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California (W.-W.L., K.-A.I., P.S., X.-y.S., J.D.C.) Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California (T.-Z.G., W.S.K.) Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California (V.L.T.).

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February 2019

Autoinflammatory and autoimmune contributions to complex regional pain syndrome.

Mol Pain 2018 Jan-Dec;14:1744806918799127. Epub 2018 Aug 20.

3 Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research, Palo Alto, CA, USA.

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January 2019

Functional Divergence of Delta and Mu Opioid Receptor Organization in CNS Pain Circuits.

Neuron 2018 04 22;98(1):90-108.e5. Epub 2018 Mar 22.

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; Stanford Neurosciences Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; New York Stem Cell Foundation - Robertson Investigator, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Complex management of a patient with refractory primary erythromelalgia lacking a mutation.

J Pain Res 2017 27;10:973-977. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto.

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April 2017

Electrical Synapses: High-speed Communication in the Maintenance of Neuropathic Pain.

Anesthesiology 2016 Jan;124(1):13-5

From the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California.

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January 2016

Input- and cell-type-specific endocannabinoid-dependent LTD in the striatum.

Cell Rep 2015 Jan 24;10(1):75-87. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

Department of Neurosurgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA; Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2015

In vivo techniques to investigate the internalization profile of opioid receptors.

Methods Mol Biol 2015 ;1230:87-104

Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 W Taylor Street, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA,

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June 2015

Delta opioid receptors presynaptically regulate cutaneous mechanosensory neuron input to the spinal cord dorsal horn.

Neuron 2014 Mar 27;81(6):1312-1327. Epub 2014 Feb 27.

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford Neurosciences Institute, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2014

Differential regulation of neuregulin 1 expression by progesterone in astrocytes and neurons.

Neuron Glia Biol 2006 Nov;2(4):227-34

Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA.

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November 2006

Intracranial self-stimulation of the dorsal raphe sensitizes psychostimulant locomotion.

Behav Neurosci 2007 Jun;121(3):550-8

Centre de Recherche Fernand-Seguin, Hôpital Louis-H. Lafontaine, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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June 2007

Neuregulin 1 is a pronociceptive cytokine that is regulated by progesterone in the spinal cord: implications for sex specific pain modulation.

Eur J Pain 2008 Jan 24;12(1):94-103. Epub 2007 Apr 24.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA.

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January 2008

Efficacy of propentofylline, a glial modulating agent, on existing mechanical allodynia following peripheral nerve injury.

Brain Behav Immun 2007 Feb 1;21(2):238-46. Epub 2006 Sep 1.

Department of Pharmacology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA.

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February 2007

Differential spinal cord gene expression in rodent models of radicular and neuropathic pain.

Anesthesiology 2006 Jun;104(6):1283-92

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03756, USA.

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June 2006

The tetrapartite synapse: path to CNS sensitization and chronic pain.

Pain 2006 May 29;122(1-2):17-21. Epub 2006 Mar 29.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03755, USA.

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May 2006

Safety issues concerning the medical use of cannabis and cannabinoids.

Pain Res Manag 2005 ;10 Suppl A:31A-7A

Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec.

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January 2014

Neuroimmune activation and neuroinflammation in chronic pain and opioid tolerance/hyperalgesia.

Neuroscientist 2004 Feb;10(1):40-52

Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA.

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February 2004