Michael Meier

Michael Meier, Dr.

Assistent

Forschungsschwerpunkte

  • Furchtkonditionierung, Ängste, Phobien
  • Kortikale Schmerzverarbeitung (Schwerpunkt trigeminales System)
  • Psychophysikalische Aspekte der Schmerzverarbeitung
  • Neuronale Korrelate und psychophysikalische Aspekte der dentalen Hypersensitivität
  • Kollaboration mit dem Zentrum für Zahnmedizin (http://www.zzmk.uzh.ch/index.html)

aktuelle Kongressbeiträge und Talks

  • K. Lutz, R. Büchler, F. Sabatella, M. Brügger, ML Meier, D. Ettlin, A. Barlow, L. Jancke, J. Haenggi. Alterations in Brain Cortical Thickness and Fiber Structure in Chronic Trigeminal Pain Patients. Human Brain Mapping Conference, Barcelona, 2010
  • ML Meier, M. Bruegger, D. Ettlin, A. Barlow, R. Luechinger, K. Lutz, L. Jancke. Evidence for coding intensity of painless stimuli to the oral cavity in the parietal operculum. Human Brain Mapping Conference, Barcelona, 2010
  • M. Bruegger, K. Lutz, A. Barlow, L. Jancke, D. Ettlin, ML Meier. Cortical processes underlying dentin hypersensitivity. International Association of Dental Research, Barcelona, 2010
  • M. Brügger, ML Meier, D. Ettlin, D. Meier, J. Froehlich, A. Gutzeit, Insular Cortex related MR Spectra evoked experimental dental pain. International Association for the study of pain, Montreal, 2010
  • ML Meier, K. Lutz, D. Ettlin, A. P. Barlow, R. Luechinger, L. Jäncke, M. Brügger. Neural underpinnings of dentine hypersensitivity compared with a tooth pain model based on electrical stimulation. International Association for the study of pain, Montreall, 2010
  • ML Meier, K. Lutz, D. Ettlin, A. P. Barlow, R. Luechinger, L. Jäncke, M. Brügger. Neural underpinnings of dentine hypersensitivity compared with a tooth pain model based on electrical stimulation. SGSS, Bern 2010
  • ML Meier, M. Brügger, K. Lutz, A. Barlow, R. Luechinger, S. Palla, L. Jäncke, D. Ettlin. Brain activation patterns related to dental hypersensitivity. 8th Day of Clinical Research, Zurich, 2009
  • DA Ettlin, M. Brügger,ML Meier, AP Barlow, R Luechinger, S Palla, L Jäncke and K Lutz. Brain activation patterns related to dental hypersensitivity, IADR General Session, Miami Florida, 2009.
  • M. Brügger, K. Lutz, ML Meier, T. Keller, A. Barlow, R. Luechinger, L. Jäncke, D.A. Ettlin. Strong Amygdala Activity In Response To Experimental Human Dental Pain, 12th world Congress on Pain, IASP, Glasgow 2008.
  • Invited Talk. Assessement of treatment effects - In a DH Intervention study by means of fMRI. GSK Science Symposium, Weybridge, London. 2009

Publikationen

  • Meier ML, Brügger M., Ettlin D.A., Luechinger R., Jäncke L., Lutz K. (in preparation). Differential impact of pavlovian fear conditioning as a function of stimulation site
  • Brügger M., Lutz K., Brönnimann B., Meier ML., Keller T., Luechinger R., Barlow A., Palla S.., Jäncke L., Ettlin D.A.(2012) Tracing toothache intensity in the brain. Journal of Dental Research.
  • Brügger M., Ettlin D.A., Meier M., Keller T., Luechinger R., Barlow A., Palla S.., Jäncke L., Lutz K.(2011) Taking sides with pain Lateralization aspects related to cerebral processing of dental pain. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
  • Meier ML, Brügger M., Ettlin D.A., Barlow A., Luechinger R., Jäncke L., Lutz K. (accepted). Brain activation patterns induced by dentine hypersensitivity pain - a fMRI study. Journal of Clinical Periodontology 
  • Ettlin D.A., Hitz T., Ramel C., Meier M., Roos M., Gallo L., Svensson P., Hämmerle H. (submitted). Quantitative Sensory Testing of Intraoral Wounds.
  • Gutzeit A., Meier D., Meier M., Weymarn Cv., Ettlin D., Graf N. , Froehlich J.M., Binkert C.A., Brügger M (2010). Insula-Specific Responses Induced by Dental Pain. A Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Study. European Radiology.