Neuropathic Pain (NeuPSIG) Publications & Guidelines

Investing in solutions to the growing global challenge of neuropathic pain
B. H. Smith S. N. Raja. BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia; 2017;117:705–708.

Neuropathic pain: An updated grading system for research and clinical practice.
Finnerup NB, Haroutounian S, Kamerman P, Baron R, Bennett DLH, Bouhassira D, Cruccu G, Freeman R, Hansson P, Nurmikko T, Raja SN, Rice ASC, Serra J, Smith BH, Treede R-D, Jensen TS. Pain 2016;157:1599-606.

Neuropathic pain phenotyping by international consensus (NeuroPPIC) for genetic studies: a NeuPSIG systematic review, Delphi survey, and expert panel recommendations.
van Hecke O, Kamerman PR, Attal N, Baron R, Bjornsdottir G, Bennett DL, Bennett MI, Bouhassira D, Diatchenko L, Freeman R, Freynhagen R, Haanpaa M, Jensen TS, Raja SN, Rice AS, Seltzer Z, Thorgeirsson TE, Yarnitsky D, Smith BH. Pain. 2015;156:2337-53

Pharmacotherapy for neuropathic pain in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Finnerup NB, Attal N, Haroutounian S, McNicol E, Baron R, Dworkin RH, Gilron I, Haanpaa M, Hansson P, Jensen TS, Kamerman PR, Lund K, Moore A, Raja SN, Rice ASC, Rowbotham M, Sena E, Siddall P, Smith BH, Wallace M. Lancet Neurol. 2015; 14:162-73

Interventional management of neuropathic pain: NeuPSIG recommendations.
Dworkin RH, O'Connor AB, Kent J, Mackey SC, Raja SN, Stacey BR, Levy RM, Backonja M, Baron R, Harke H, Loeser JD, Treede RD, Turk DC, Wells CD; International Association for the Study of Pain Neuropathic Pain Special Interest Group. Pain. 2013;154:2249-61.

Value of quantitative sensory testing in neurological and pain disorders: NeuPSIG consensus.
Backonja MM, Attal N, Baron R, Bouhassira D, Drangholt M, Dyck PJ, Edwards RR, Freeman R, Gracely R, Haanpaa MH, Hansson P, Hatem SM, Krumova EK, Jensen TS, Maier C, Mick G, Rice AS, Rolke R, Treede RD, Serra J, Toelle T, Tugnoli V, Walk D, Walalce MS, Ware M, Yarnitsky D, Ziegler D. Pain. 2013;154:1807-19.

NeuPSIG guidelines on neuropathic pain assessment.
Haanpää M, Attal N, Backonja M, Baron R, Bennett M, Bouhassira D, Cruccu G, Hansson P, Haythornthwaite JA, Iannetti GD, Jensen TS, Kauppila T, Nurmikko TJ, Rice AS, Rowbotham M, Serra J, Sommer C, Smith BH, Treede RD. Pain. 2011;152:14-27.

Management of neuropathic cancer pain.
Attal N; Neuropathic Pain Special Interest Group of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Ann Oncol. 2010;21:1134-5.

Recommendations for the pharmacological management of neuropathic pain: an overview and literature update.
Dworkin RH, O'Connor AB, Audette J, Baron R, Gourlay GK, Haanpää ML, Kent JL, Krane EJ, Lebel AA, Levy RM, Mackey SC, Mayer J, Miaskowski C, Raja SN, Rice AS, Schmader KE, Stacey B, Stanos S, Treede RD, Turk DC, Walco GA, Wells CD.
Mayo Clin Proc. 2010;85(3 Suppl):S3-14

Assessment of neuropathic pain in primary care.
Haanpää ML, Backonja MM, Bennett MI, Bouhassira D, Cruccu G, Hansson PT, Jensen TS, Kauppila T, Rice AS, Smith BH, Treede RD, Baron R.
Am J Med. 2009;122(10 Suppl):S13-21

Neuropathic pain: redefinition and a grading system for clinical and research purposes.
Treede RD, Jensen TS, Campbell JN, Cruccu G, Dostrovsky JO, Griffin JW, Hansson P, Hughes R, Nurmikko T, Serra J.
Neurology. 2008;70:1630-5.

Pharmacologic management of neuropathic pain: evidence-based recommendations.
Dworkin RH, O'Connor AB, Backonja M, Farrar JT, Finnerup NB, Jensen TS, Kalso EA, Loeser JD, Miaskowski C, Nurmikko TJ, Portenoy RK, Rice AS, Stacey BR, Treede RD, Turk DC, Wallace MS. Pain. 2007;132:237-51

Recommendations for the Management of Herpes Zoster
Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Jan 1;44 Suppl 1:S1-S26. Dworkin RH, Johnson RW, Breuer J, Gnann JW, Levin MJ, Backonja M, Betts RF, Gershon AA, Haanpaa ML, McKendrick MW, Nurmikko TJ, Oaklander AL, Oxman MN, Pavan-Langston D, Petersen KL, Rowbotham MC, Schmader KE, Stacey BR, Tyring SK, van Wijck AJ, Wallace MS, Wassilew SW, Whitley RJ.

Other NeuPSIG publications:
World Health Organization essential medicines lists: where are the drugs to treat neuropathic pain?
Kamerman PR, Wadley AL, Davis KD, Hietaharju A, Jain P, Kopf A, Meyer AC, Raja SN, Rice AS, Smith BH, Treede RD, Wiffen P. J Pain 2015;156:793-7.

Neuropathic pain needs systematic classification.
Finnerup NB, Scholz J, Attal N, Baron R, Haanpää M, Hansson P, Raja SN, Rice AS, Rief W, Rowbotham MC, Simpson DM, Treede RD. Eur J Pain. 2013;17:953-6.