Publications

 

Adler-Neal, A.L., Emerson, N.M., Farris, S.R., Jung, Y., Coghill, R.C., & Zeidan, F. (2019). Brain moderators supporting the relationship between depressive mood and pain. Pain, 0: 1-8.


Grant, J. A., & Zeidan, F. (2019). Employing pain and mindfulness to understand consciousness: a symbiotic relationship. Current Opinion in Psychology, 28: 192-197.


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Zeidan, F., Salomons, T., Farris, S.R., Emerson, N.M., Adler-Neal, A., Jung, Y., Coghill, R.C. (2018). Neural mechanisms supporting the relationship between dispositional mindfulness and pain. Pain, 159(12): 2477-2485.


May, L.M., Kosek, P., Zeidan, F., & Berkman, E.T. (2018). Enhancement of meditation analgesia by opioid antagonist in experienced meditators. Psychosomatic Medicine.


Adler-Neal, A.L. & Zeidan, F. (2017). Mindfulness meditation for fibromyalgia: Mechanistic and clinical considerationsCurrent Rheumatology Reports 19: 59.


Zeidan, F., & Vago, D. (2016). Mindfulness meditation–based pain relief: A mechanistic accountAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences1373(1), 114–127.


Vago, D. R., & Zeidan, F. (2016). The brain on silent: Mind wandering, mindful awareness and states of mental tranquilityAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1373: 96–113.  


Zeidan, F., Adler-Neal, A., Wells, R.W., Stagnate, E., May, L., Eisenach, J.C., McHaffie, J.G., & Coghill, R.C. (2016). Mindfulness-meditation-based pain relief is not mediated by endogenous opioidsThe Journal of Neuroscience, 36(11): 3391–3397.


Zeidan, F. (2016). No, mindfulness meditation-based analgesia is not mediated by endogenous opioidsThe American Journal of Medicine, 129(11), e297.


Zeidan, F., Emerson, N.M., Farris, S.R., Ray, J. N., Jung, Y., McHaffie, J. G., & Coghill, R. C. (2015). Mindfulness meditation-based pain relief employs different neural mechanisms than placebo and sham mindfulness meditation-induced analgesiaThe Journal of Neuroscience, 35(46): 15307–15325.


Zeidan, F., Lobanov, O. V., Kraft, R.A., & Coghill, R.C. (2015). Brain mechanisms supporting violated expectations of painPain, 156(9): 1772–1785.


Emerson, N.M., Zeidan, F., Lobanov, O.V., Hadsel, M.S., Martucci, K. T., Quevedo, A., Starr, C., et al. (2014). Pain sensitivity is inversely related to regional grey matter density in the brainPain, 155(3), 566–573.


Lobanov, O.V., Zeidan, F., McHaffie, J.G., Kraft, R.A., & Coghill, R.C. (2013). From cue to meaning: Brain mechanisms supporting the construction of expectations of painPain, 155(1), 129–136.


Garland, E.L., Froeliger, B., Zeidan, F., Partin, K., & Howard, M.O. (2013). The downward spiral of chronic pain, prescription opioid misuse, and addiction: cognitive, affective, and neuropsychopharmacologic pathways. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 37(10,2): 2597-2607.


Zeidan, F., Martucci, K.T., Kraft, R.A., McHaffie, J.G., & Coghill, R.C. (2013). Neural correlates of mindfulness meditation-related anxiety relief. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 9(6): 751-759.


Zeidan, F. and R. C. Coghill (2013). Functional connections between self-referential thought and chronic pain: a dysfunctional relationship. Pain, 154(1): 3-4.


Zeidan, F., Grant, J. A., Brown, C. A., McHaffie, J. G., & Coghill, R. C. (2012). Mindfulness meditation-related pain relief: Evidence for unique brain mechanisms in the regulation of painNeuroscience Letters, 520(2), 165–173.


Zeidan, F., Martucci, K. T., Kraft, R. A., Gordon, N. S., McHaffie, J. G., & Coghill, R. C. (2011). Brain mechanisms supporting the modulation of pain by mindfulness meditation. The Journal of Neuroscience : The Official Journal of the Society for Neuroscience, 31(14), 5540-5548.


Zeidan, F., Johnson, S.K., Gordon, N.S., & Goolkasian, P. (2010a). Effects of brief and non mindfulness meditation on mood and cardiovascular variables. The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 16(8):867-873.


Zeidan, F., Johnson, S.K., Diamond, B.J., David, Z., & Goolkasian, P. (2010c). Mindfulness meditation improves cognition: evidence of brief mental training. Consciousness and Cognition, 19(2):597-605.


Zeidan, F., Gordon, N.S., Merchant, J., & Goolkasian, P. (2010b).The effects of brief mindfulness meditation training on experimentally induced pain. The Journal of Pain : Official Journal of the American Pain Society, 11(3):199-209.