Editorial Design



Retrospective Analysis of the Utility of Genetic Testing in Predicting Drug Response in Chronic Pain

Gupta G,  Paquet-Proulx E, Lalonde S, Burton K,  LCol Besemann M,  Minerbi A. Retrospective Analysis of the Utility of Genetic Testing in Predicting Drug Response in Chronic Pain. Canadian Military Pain & Rehab Journal. Oct 2020, Article 2


Comparing Patient Reported Outcomes to Objective Measures of Function in patients with Chronic Pain

Gupta G, Paquet-Proulx E, LCol Besemann M , Burton K,  Lalonde S, Minerbi A. Comparing Patient Reported Outcomes to Objective Measures of Function in patients with Chronic Pain:  Using the SF-12, 2 minute walk test and Elevation and Movement Lift test.  Canadian Military Pain & Rehab Journal. Oct 2020, Article 1 


Altered microbiome composition in individuals with fibromyalgia.

Minerbi A, Gonzalez E, Brereton NJB, Anjarkouchian A, Dewar K, Fitzcharles MA, Chevalier S, Shir Y.Pain. 2019 Nov;160(11):2589-2602. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001640.PMID: 31219947


Medical Cannabis for Older Patients.

Minerbi A, Häuser W, Fitzcharles MA.Drugs Aging. 2019 Jan;36(1):39-51. doi: 10.1007/s40266-018-0616-5.PMID: 30488174


Gut microbiome: pertinence in fibromyalgia.

Minerbi A, Fitzcharles MA.Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2020 Jan-Feb;38 Suppl 123(1):99-104. Epub 2020 Feb 12.PMID: 32116215


Cannabis and Pain Treatment-A Review of the Clinical Utility and a Practical Approach in Light of Uncertainty.

Vulfsons S, Minerbi A, Sahar T.Rambam Maimonides Med J. 2020 Jan 30;11(1):e0002. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10385.PMID: 32017678 


Comparing the Efficiency of Software-Based Speech Recognition Versus Traditional Telephone Transcription in an Outpatient Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Practice.

Minerbi A, Besemann M, Kari T, Gentile C, Gupta G.Mil Med. 2020 Jul 6:usz374. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usz374. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32627823


Letter to the Editor: A survey on the position of Israeli pain specialists on the adequate diagnosis and treatment of myofascial pain.

Minerbi A, Brill S, Dayan L, Vulfsons S, Hochberg U.J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2019 Jul;23(3):441-442. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2019.03.009. Epub 2019 Mar 22.PMID: 31563349


Specialized Pain Clinics in Primary Care: Common Diagnoses, Referral Patterns and Clinical Outcomes - Novel Pain Management Model.

Fogelman Y, Carmeli E, Minerbi A, Harash B, Vulfsons S.Adv Exp Med Biol. 2018;1047:89-98. doi: 10.1007/5584_2017_108.PMID: 28980273


Challenging the Cinderella Hypothesis: A New Model for the Role of the Motor Unit Recruitment Pattern in the Pathogenesis of Myofascial Pain Syndrome in Postural Muscles.

Minerbi A, Vulfsons S.Rambam Maimonides Med J. 2018 Jul 30;9(3):e0021. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10336.PMID: 29944114


The local and referred pain patterns of the longus colli muscle.

Minerbi A, Ratmansky M, Finestone A, Gerwin R, Vulfsons S.J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2017 Apr;21(2):267-273. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2016.06.020. Epub 2016 Jul 5.PMID: 28532868


Position Statement of the Israeli Society for Musculoskeletal Medicine on Intramuscular Stimulation for Myofascial Pain Syndrome-A Delphi Process.

Ratmansky M, Minerbi A, Kalichman L, Kent J, Wende O, Finestone AS, Vulfsons S.Pain Pract. 2017 Apr;17(4):438-446. doi: 10.1111/papr.12491. Epub 2016 Oct 14.PMID: 27739181


The approach to the treatment of lower-limb varicose veins.

Kantarovsky A, Minerbi A.Harefuah. 2011 Sep;150(9):729-32, 750.PMID: 22026059


Synaptic size dynamics as an effectively stochastic process.

Statman A, Kaufman M, Minerbi A, Ziv NE, Brenner N.PLoS Comput Biol. 2014 Oct 2;10(10):e1003846. doi: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003846. eCollection 2014 Oct.PMID: 25275505 


Pain Medicine in Crisis-A Possible Model toward a Solution: Empowering Community Medicine to Treat Chronic Pain.

Minerbi A, Vulfsons S.Rambam Maimonides Med J. 2013 Oct 29;4(4):e0027. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10134. eCollection 2013.PMID: 24228170


The Case for Comorbid Myofascial Pain-A Qualitative Review.

Vulfsons S, Minerbi A.Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Jul 17;17(14):E5188. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17145188.PMID: 32709141


Long-term relationships between synaptic tenacity, synaptic remodeling, and network activity.

Minerbi A, Kahana R, Goldfeld L, Kaufman M, Marom S, Ziv NE.PLoS Biol. 2009 Jun 23;7(6):e1000136. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000136. Epub 2009 Jun 23.PMID: 19554080


Dopamine-induced dispersion of correlations between action potentials in networks of cortical neurons.

Eytan D, Minerbi A, Ziv N, Marom S.J Neurophysiol. 2004 Sep;92(3):1817-24. doi: 10.1152/jn.00202.2004. Epub 2004 Apr 14.PMID: 15084641