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Funding Period I
(2002 - 2005)
Integrative Network Projects
Special Network Projects

Integrative Network Projects

Neuropathic pain data base
(Prof. Dr. C. Maier, Bochum)
Primary prevention of neuropathic pain
(Prof. Dr. E. Kochs, München)
Secondary prevention of neuropathic pain
(Prof. Dr. C. Maier, Bochum)
Special Network Projects

Three subgroups have been established, that comprise complementary and overlapping fields of interest:

Pathophysiological mechanisms related to compression, degeneration and regeneration of peripheral nerves
Central integration of nociceptive processing in neuropathic pain
Physiological and psychological influences on cortical reorganisation in Complex Regional Pain Syndromes (CRPS)