Fakultät Humanwissenschaften

Professur für Physiologische Psychologie

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Lautenbacher S, Walz AL, Kunz M: Using observational facial descriptors to infer pain in persons with and without dementia(462.1 KB). BMC Geriatrics (2018) 18:88

Trapp W, Kalzendorf C, Baum C, Hajak G, Lautenbacher S: Attentional biases in patients suffering from unipolar depression: results of a dot probe task investigation.(160.1 KB) Psychiatry Research 261 (2018) 325-331

Lautenbacher S: Sleep and pain are definitely coupled - but how tight is this coupling?(221.2 KB) Pain 159 (2018) 3-4.


Trapp W, Dotterweich S, Hintner L, Wollny H, Lautenbacher S, Hajak G: Speed and capacity of working memory and executive function in schizophrenia compared to unipolar depression(745.2 KB). Schizophrenia Research: Cognition 10 (2017) 1-6

Horn-Hofmann C, Wolf D, Wolff S, Heesen M, Knippenberg-Bigge K, Lang PM, Lautenbacher S: Startle modulation by heat pain with varying threat levels in chronic pain patients and pain-free controls(502.2 KB). Journal of Pain Research 10 (2017) 1787-1800.

Lautenbacher S, Salinas-Rannenberg M, Niebuhr O, Kunz M: Phonetic characteristics of vocalizations during pain.(349.3 KB) PAIN reports (2017).

Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Interactive process of facial communication of pain(190.2 KB). PAIN (2017) 1-2

Trapp W, Meyrer R, Hajak G, Lautenbacher S: Diagnosis of dementia – circadian dependency?(358.1 KB) Journal of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology 3 (2017) 3:022.

Horn-Hofmann C, Trost Z, Hublet A, Mrug S, Van Damme J, Vervoort T: The relationship between pain severity and alcohol use among school-aged children and adolescents: the moderating role of drinking motives.(421.5 KB) Pain Medicine (2017) 1-13.

Lautenbacher S, Bär KJ, Eisold P, Kunz M: Understanding facial expressions of pain in patients with depression.(792.0 KB) Journal of Pain 18 (2017) 376-384.

Salinas-Ranneberg M, Niebuhr O, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S, Barbosa P: fileadmin/uni/fakultaeten/ppp_professuren/physiologische_psychologie/Publikation/EffectsOfPainOnVowelProduction.pdf(628.6 KB)Effects of pain on vowel production - towards a new way of pain-level estimation based on acoustic speech-signal analyses.(628.6 KB) Proc. 43rd Annual Meeting of the German Acoustical Society (2017), Kiel, Germany, 1442-1445.

Achterberg W, Lautenbacher S: Pain in dementia: A distressing combination of several factors.(82.6 KB) Current Alzheimer Research 14 (2017) 468-470.

Hansen S, Muenssinger J, Kronhofmann S, Lautenbacher S, Oschmann P, Keube PM: Cognitive screening in multiple sclerosis: the five-point test as a substitute for the PASAT in measuring executive function. Clinical Neuropsychologist 1 (2017) 179-192.


Lautenbacher S, Sampson E, Pähl S, Kunz M: Which facial descriptors do care home nurses use to infer whether a person with dementia is in pain?(245.2 KB) Pain Medicine (2016)

Horn-Hofmann C, Priebe JA, Schaller J, Görlitz R, Lautenbacher S: Lack of predictive power of trait fear and anxiety for conditioned pain modulation (CPM)(856.4 KB). Experimental Brain Research 12 (2016) 3649-3658.

Scheel J, Sittl R, Griessinger N, Strupf M, Parthum A, Dimova V, Horn-Hofmann C, Thiel F, Beckmann MW, Lautenbacher S: Psychological predictors of acute postoperative pain after hysterectomy for benign causes. Clinical Journal of Pain (2016)

Lautenbacher S, Kunz M: Facial pain expression in dementia: a review of the experimental and and clinical evidence.(190.8 KB) Current Alzheimer Research (2016)

Kunz M, Capito ES, Horn-Hofmann C, Baum C, Scheel J, Karmann AJ Priebe JA, Lautenbacher S: Psychometric properties of the german version of the pain vigilance and awareness questionnaire (PVAQ) in pain-free samples and samples with acute and chronic pain(1.2 MB). International Journal of Behavioral Medicine (2016) online pub 01. August, DOI: 10.1007/s12529-016-9585-4

Priebe JA, Kunz M, Morcinek C, Rieckmann P, Lautenbacher S: Electrophysiological assessment of nociception in patients with Parkinson's disease: A multi-methods approach(871.9 KB). Journal of Neurological Sciences 368 (2016) 59-69.

Kunz M, Hennig J, Karmann A, Lautenbacher S: Relationship of 5-HTTLPR Polymorphism with various factors of pain processing: subjective experience, motor responsiveness and catastrophizing(707.8 KB). PLoS One 11 (2016). doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0153089

Friedrich M, Zimmermann P, Privou C, Preier M, Sackewitz-Barth K, Kauth J, Gollas M, Schubert T, Lautenbacher S: Depressivität und Kognition in der neuropsychologischen Rehabilitation nach Schlaganfall(177.6 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 27 (2016), 29–36.

Lautenbacher S, Hofer W, Kunz M: Age differences in decoding pain from the facial expression of healthy individuals and patients with dementia. Pain Medicine (2015) 1-7. doi: 10.1111/pme.12927

Trapp W, Engel S, Hajak G, Lautenbacher S, Gallhofer B: Cognitive remediation for depressed inpatients: Results of a pilot randomized controlled trial(947.8 KB). Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 50 (2016), 46-55. doi: 10.1177/0004867415622271


Kunz M, Mylius V, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: Loss in executive functioning best explains changes in pain responsiveness in patients with dementia-related cognitive decline(63.9 KB). Behavioural neurology (2015) 1-7. doi: 10.1155/2015/878157

Dimova V, Lötsch J, Hühne K, Winterpacht A, Heesen M, Parthum A, Weber P, Carbon R, Griessinger N, Sittl R, Lautenbacher S: Association of genetic and psychological factors with persistent pain after cosmetic thoracic surgery(395.2 KB). Journal of Pain Research 8 (2015) 829-844.

Siebers M, Schmid U, Seuß D, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Characterizing facial expressions by grammars of action unit sequences – a first investigation using ABL.(204.8 KB) Information Sciences 10 (2015) 866-875. doi: 10.1016/j.ins.2015.10.007

Priebe J, Kunz M, Morcinek C, Rieckmann P, Lautenbacher S: Does Parkinson's disease lead to alterations in the facial expression of pain?(1.4 MB) Journal of the Neurological Science 356 (2015) 226-235.

Trapp W, Weisenberger B, Düclos D, Lautenbacher S, Mitznegg N, Meyrer R, Hajak G: The Bamberg Dementia Screening Test (BDST) – first evidence regarding the diagnostic usability of a “True Bedside” test for geriatric inpatient.(208.1 KB) Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 26 (2015) 161-170. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1024/1016-264X/a000154

Dittmar O, Baum C, Schneider R, Lautenbacher S: Effects of context and individual predispositions on hypervigilance to pain-cues: an ERP study(944.3 KB). Journal of Pain Research 8 (2015) 507-521.

Giehl J, Meyer-Brandis G, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Responses to tonic heat pain in the ongoing EEG under conditions of controlled attention(502.2 KB). Somatosensory & Motor Research 31 (2014) 40-48. doi: 10.3109/08990220.2013.837045 informahealthcare.com/smr ISSN: 0899-0220

Kundermann B, Hemmeter-Spernal J, Strate P, Gebhardt S, Huber M, Krieg J-C, Lautenbacher S: Neuropychological predictors of the clinical response to cognitive behavioral therapy in patients with major depression.(434.6 KB) Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 26 (2015) 87-98.

Peters M, Vieler J, Lautenbacher S: Dispositional and induced optimism lead to attentional preference for faces displaying positive emotions: an eye tracker study(398.8 KB). The Journal of Positive Psychology (2015).

Karmann A, Lautenbacher S, Kunz M: The role of inhibitory mechanisms in the regulation of facial expressiveness during pain(339.0 KB). Biological Psychology 104 (2015)  82–89.


Trapp W, Weinberger M, Erks S, Fuchs B, Müller M, Gallhofer B, Hajak GO, Kübler A, Lautenbacher S: A brief intervention utilising visual feedback reduces pain and enhances tactile acuity in CLBP patients.(181.7 KB) Journal of back and musculoskeletal rehabilitation (2014).

Corbett A, Achterberg W, Husebo B, Lobbezoo F, de Vet H, Kunz M, Strand L, Constantinou M, Tudose C, Kappesser J, de Waal M, Lautenbacher S: An international road map to improve pain assessment in people with impaired cognition: the development of the Pain Assessment in Impaired Cognition (PAIC) meta-tool.(249.0 KB) BMC Neurology (2014) doi:  10.1186/s12883-014-0229-5

Karmann A, Kundermann B, Lautenbacher S: Weniger Nacht, mehr Schmerz(632.2 KB). ÄrzteWoche 44 (2014) 12-13.

Wingenfeld K, Wolf S, Kunz M, Krieg JC, Lautenbacher S: No effects of hydrocortisone and dexamethasone on pain sensitivity in healthy individuals(183.1 KB). European Journal of Pain (2014) doi: 10.1002/ejp.610

Priebe J, Messingschlager M, Lautenbacher S: Gaze behaviour when monitoring pain faces: An eye-tracking study. European Journal of Pain (2014) doi:10.1002/ejp.608

Scheel J, Parthum A, Dimova V, Horn-Hofmann C, Meinfelder F, Carbon R, Grießinger N, Sittl R, Lautenbacher S: Psychologisches Prophylaxetraining zur Bewältigung postoperativer Schmerzen. Schmerz (2014) 513-519. doi: 10.1007/s00482-014-1476-5

Horn-Hofmann C, Lautenbacher S: Modulation of the startle reflex by heat pain: Does threat play a role? European Journal of Pain (2014) doi: 10.1002/ejp.539

Karmann A, Kundermann B, Lautenbacher S: Schlafentzug und Schmerz. Ein Review der neuesten Literatur. Schmerz (2014) doi: 10.1007/s00482-014-1394-6

Kunz M, Mohammadian P, Renner B, Roscher S, Kobal G, Lautenbacher S: Chemo-somatosensory evoked potentials: A sensitive tool to assess conditioned pain modulation? Somatosensory & Motor Research (2014) doi:10.3109/08990220.2014.887562

Karmann AJ, Lautenbacher S, Bauer F, Kunz M: The influence of communicative relations on facial responses to pain: Does it matter who is watching?(830.3 KB) Pain Research & Management 19 (2014) 15-22.

Teepker M, Kunz M, Peters M, Kundermann B, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: Endogenous pain inhibition during menstrual cycle in migraine. European Journal of Pain 18 (2014) 989-998.


Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Faces of pain: A cluster analysis of individual differences in facial activity patterns of pain. European Journal of Pain 10 (2013), doi: 10.1002/j.1532-2149.2013.00421.x.

Kunz M, Peter J, Huster S, Lautenbacher S: Pain and disgust: the facial signaling of two aversive bodily experiences. PLosOne 8 (2013) 1-11, doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0083277

Giehl J, Meyer-Brandis G, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Responses to tonic heat pain in the ongoing EEG under conditions of controlled attention. Somatosensory and Motor Research (2013) DOI: 10.3109/08990220.2013.837045, informahealthcare.com/smr ISSN: 0899-0220

Parthum A, Münster T, Horn C, Lautenbacher S, Griessinger N, Sittl R: How does surgery affect psychological variables of pain processing?(246.7 KB) Anästhesiologie & Intensivmedizin 54 (2013) 502-509.

Achterberg WP, Pieper MJ, van Dalen-Kok AH, de Waal MW, Husebo BS, Lautenbacher S, Kunz M, Scherder EJ, Corbett A: Pain management in patiens with dementia(1.0 MB). Journal of Clinical Interventions in Aging 8 (2013) 1471-1482.

Dimova V, Horn C, Parthum A, Kunz M, Schöfer D, Carbon R, Griessinger N, Sittl R, Lautenbacher S: Does severe acute pain provoke lasting changes in attentional and emotional mechanisms of pain-related processing? A longitudinal study(212.7 KB). Pain 154 (2013) 2737-2744.

Kunz M, Prkachin K, Lautenbacher S: Smiling in pain: explorations of its social motives(859.9 KB). Pain Research and Treatment (2013) Article ID 128093, dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/128093

Baum C, Kappesser J, Schneider R, Lautenbacher S: Does vigilance to pain make individuals experts in facial recognition of pain?(898.3 KB) Pain Research & Management 18 (2013) 191-196

Trapp W, Landgrebe M, Hoesl K, Lautenbacher S, Gallhofer B, Günther W, Hajak G: Cognitive remediation improves cognition and good cognitive performance increases time to relapse – results of a 5 year catamnestic study in schizophrenia patients(947.8 KB). BMC Psychiatry 13 (2013) 184

Lautenbacher S, Dittmar O, Baum C, Schneider R, Keogh E, Kunz M: 2013: Vigilance for pain-related faces in a primary task paradigm: an ERP study(479.6 KB). Journal of Pain Research 6 (2013) 437-447

Scheel J, Schielke K, Lautenbacher S, Aust, S, Kremer S, Wolstein J: Low-dose alcohol effects on attention in adolescents(712.5 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 24 (2013) 103-111

Lautenbacher S, Scheel J: Psychologische Risikofaktoren für die Entwicklung chronischer postoperativer Schmerzen(2.7 MB). Frauenheilkunde up2date 2 (2013) 75-77

Lautenbacher S, Niewelt B, Kunz M: Decoding pain from the facial display of patients with dementia: a comparison of professional and nonprofessional observers(173.3 KB). Pain Medicine 14 (2013) 469-477

Baum C, Schneider, R, Keogh E, Lautenbacher S: Different stages in attentional processing of facial expressions of pain: A dot-probe task modification(604.6 KB). Journal of Pain 14 (2013) 223-232


Schmid U, Siebers M, Seuß D, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Applying grammar inference to identify generalized patterns of facial expressions of pain(186.7 KB). Journal of Machine Learning Research 21 (2012) 1-6

Priebe J, Rieckmann P, Lautenbacher S: Zentrale Schmerzverarbeitung bei Morbus Parkinson(490.4 KB). Der Schmerz 26 (2012) 647-654

Husebo B, Kunz M, Achterberg W, Lobbezoo F, Kappesser J, Tudose C, Strand L, Lautenbacher S: Pain assessment and treatment challenges in patients with dementia(331.2 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 23 (2012) 237-246

Husebo B, Achterberg W, Lobbezoo F, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S, Kappesser J, Tudose C, Strand L: Pain in patients with dementia. A review of pain assessment and treatment challenges(303.3 KB). Norsk Epidemiologi 22 (2012) 243-251

Schmid U, Siebers M, Seuß D, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Applying grammar inference to identify generalized patterns of facial expressions of pain(186.7 KB). JMLR Workshop and Conference Proceedings 21 (2012) 183-188

Horn C, Schaller J, Lautenbacher S: Investigating the affective component of pain: No startle modulation by tonic heat pain in startle responsive individuals(468.9 KB). International Journal of Psychophysiology 84 (2012) 254-259

Lautenbacher S: Experimental approaches in the study of pain in the elderly(232.5 KB). Pain Medicine 13 (2012) 44-50

Lautenbacher S: Pain, sleeping problems and their many relatives. Pain 153 (2012) 1138

Horn C, Blischke Y, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Does pain neccessarily have an affective component? Negative evidence from blink reflex experiments(617.1 KB). Pain Research & Management 17 (2012) 15-24

Kunz M, Lautenbacher S, Leblanc N, Rainville P: Are both the sensory and the affective dimensions of pain encoded in the face?(971.8 KB) Pain 153 (2012) 350-358

Kunz M, Faltermeier N, Lautenbacher S : Impact of visual learning on facial expressions of physical distress:  A study on voluntary and evoked expressions of pain  in congenitally blind and sighted individuals(913.6 KB). Biological Psychology 2 (2012) 467-476

Hammal Z, Kunz M: Pain monitoring: a dynamic and context-sensitive system(2.3 MB). Pattern Recognition 45 (2012) 1265-1280


Kunz M, Chen JI, Lautenbacher S, Vachon-Presseau E, Rainville P: Cerebral regulation of facial expressions of pain(883.7 KB). Journal of Neuroscience 31 (2011) 8730-8738

Baum C, Huber C, Schneider R, Lautenbacher S: Prediction of experimental pain sensitivity by attention to pain-related stimuli in healthy individuals(425.5 KB). Perceptual and Motor Skills 112 (2011) 926-946

Wingenfeld K, Wolf S, Krieg JC, Lautenbacher S: Working memory performance and cognitive flexibility after dexamethasone or hydrocortisone administration in healthy volunteers(166.4 KB). Psychopharmacology 217 (2011) 323-329

Teepker M, Peters M, Kundermann B, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: The effects of oral contraceptives on detection and pain thresholds as well as headache intensity during menstrual cycle in migraine(117.7 KB). Headache 51 (2011) 92-104

Kerkhoff G, Hildebrandt H, Reinhart S, Kardinal M, Dimova V, Utz K: A long-lasting improvement of tactile extinction after galvanic vestibular
stimulation: Two Sham-stimulation controlled case studies
(1.0 MB). Neuropsychologia 49 (2011) 186-195

Kunz M, Rainville P, Lautenbacher S: Operant conditioning of facial displays of pain(298.5 KB). Psychosomatic Medicine 73 (2011) 422-431

Graf J, Kulke H, Sous-Kulke C, Schupp W, Lautenbacher S: Auswirkungen eines Aufmerksamkeitstrainings auf die aphasische Symptomatik bei Schlaganfallpatienten(172.9 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 22 (2011) 21-32

Lautenbacher S, Huber C, Baum C, Rossaint R, Hochrein S, Heesen M: Attentional avoidance of negative experiences as predictor of postoperative pain ratings and consumption of analgesics: Comparison with other psychological predictors(1.1 MB). Pain Medicine 12 (2011) 645-653

Dittmar O, Krehl R, Lautenbacher S: Interrelation of self-report, behavioral and electrophysiological measures assessing pain-related information processing(913.5 KB). Pain Research & Management 16 (2011) 33-40


Yarnitsky D, Arendt-Nielsen L, Bouhassira D, Edwards RR, Fillingim RB, Granot M, Hansson P, Lautenbacher S, Marchand S, Wilder-Smith O: Recommendations on terminololgy and practice of psychophysical DNIC testing(134.4 KB). European Journal of Pain 14 (2010) 339

Teepker M, Peters M, Vedder H, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: Menstrual variation in experimental pain: correlation with gonodal hormones(844.6 KB). Neuropsychobiology 61 (2010) 131-140

Spahn V, Kulke H, Kunz M, Thöne-Otto A, Schupp W, Lautenbacher S: Is the neuropsychological treatment of memory specific or unspecific? Comparing treatment effects on memory and attention(959.1 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 21 (2010) 239-245

Lautenbacher S, Huber C, Schöfer D, Kunz M, Parthum A, Weber P.G, Carbon R, Griessinger N, Sittl R: Attentional and emotional mechanisms related to pain as predictors of chronic postoperative pain: A comparison with other psychological and physiological predictors(330.9 KB). Pain 151 (2010) 722-731

Huber C, Kunz M, Artelt C, Lautenbacher S: Attentional and emotional mechanisms of pain processing and their related factors: A structural equations approach(7.2 MB). Pain Research & Management 15 (2010) 229-237

Wingenfeld K, Nutzunger D, Kauth J, Hellhammer DH, Lautenbacher S: Salivary cortisol release and hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis feedback sensitivity in fibromyalgia is associated with depression but not with pain(310.6 KB). Journal of Pain 11 (2010) 1195-1202

Teepker M, Peters M, Kundermann B, Vetter H, Schepelmann K,  Lautenbacher S: The Effects of Oral Contraceptives on Detection and Pain Thresholds As Well As Headache Intensity during Menstrual Cycle in Migraine(117.7 KB). Headache 51 (2011) 92-104

Utz, K S, Dimova V, Oppenländer K, Kerkhoff G: Electrified minds: Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) and Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation (GVS) as methods of non-invasive brain stimulation in neuropsychology - A review of current data and future implications(671.5 KB). Neuropsychologia 48 (2010) 2789-2810

Beblo T, Kunz M, Brokate B, Scheurich A, Weber B, Albert A, Richter P, Lautenbacher S: Entwicklung eines Fragebogens zur subjektiven Einschätzung der geistigen Leistungsfähigkeit (FLei) bei Patienten mit psychischen Störungen(147.9 KB). Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 21 (2010) 143-151

Dimova V, Lautenbacher S: Chronische Schmerzen nach Operationen: Epidemiologie unter besonderer Berücksichtigung psychologischer Risikofaktoren(1.1 MB). AINS 45 (2010) 488-493

Lautenbacher S: Commentary to "Do words hurt? Brain activation during the processing of pain words"(70.4 KB). Pain 148 (2010) 179 

Baum, C, Kuyken, W, Bohus, M, Heidenreich, T, Michalak, J, Steil, R: The psycometric properties of the Kentucky inventory of mindfulness skills in clinical populations. Sage Publications 17 (2010) 220-229


Dimova V, Förtsch J, Klos T, Schupp W, Reinhardt F, Lautenbacher S: Eine Therapiestudie zur Behandlung des visuellen Neglekts mittels Prismenadaption. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 20 (2009) 271-284

Kunz M, Mylius V, Schepelman K, Lautenbacher S: Effects of age and mild cognitive impairment on the pain response system. Gerontology 55 (2009) 674-682

Kundermann B, Hemmeter-Spernal J, Strate P, Gebhardt S, Huber MT, Krieg JC, Lautenbacher S: Pain sensitivity in major depression and its relationship to central serotoninergic function as reflected by the neuroendocrine response to clomipramine.  Journal of Psychiatric Research 43  (2009) 1253-1261

Kunz M, Prkachin K, Lautenbacher S: The smile of pain. Pain 145 (2009) 273-275

Scherder E, Herr K, Pickering G, Gibson S, Benedetti F, Lautenbacher S: Pain in dementia. Pain 145 (2009) 276-278

Lautenbacher S, Huber C, Kunz M, Parthum A, Weber P, Griessinger N, Sittl R: Hypervigilance as predictor of postoperative acute pain: Its predictive potency compared with experimental pain sensitivity, cortisol reactivity, and affective state. Clinical Journal of Pain 25 (2009) 92-100

Mylius V, Engau I, Teepker M, Stiasny-Kolster K, Schepelmann K, Oertel WH, Lautenbacher S, Möller JC: Pain sensitivity and descending inhibition of pain in Parkinson's disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 80 (2009) 24-28

Kunz M, Mylius V, Scharmann S, Schepelman K, Lautenbacher S. Influence of dementia on multiple components of pain. European Journal of  Pain 13 (2009) 317-325

Kundermann B, Strate P, Hemmeter-Spernal J, Huber MT, Krieg JC, Lautenbacher S: Mid-term effects of serial sleep deprivation therapy implemented in cognitive-behavioral treatment on the neuroendocrine response to clomipramine in patients with major depression. Journal of Psychiatric Research 43 (2009) 711-720


Mylius V, Kunz M, Hennighausen E, Lautenbacher S, Schepelmann K: Effects of ageing on spinal motor and autonomic pain responses. Neuroscience Letters 446 (2008) 129-132

Lautenbacher S, Kunz M, Burkhardt S: The effects of DNIC-type inhibition on temporal summation compared to single pulse processing: Does sex matter? Pain 140 (2008) 429-435

Mylius V, Kunz M, Hennighausen E, Lautenbacher S, Schepelmann K: Effects of ageing on spinal motor and autonomic pain responses. Neuroscience Letters 446 (2008) 129-132

Kunz M, Chatelle C, Lautenbacher S, Rainville P: The relation between catastrophizing and facial responsiveness to pain. Pain 140 (2008) 127-134

Huber C, Lautenbacher S: Die Bedeutung psychologischer Variablen für den postoperativen Schmerzverlauf. Anästhesiologie & Intensivmedizin 49 (2008) 436-454

Mylius V, Engau I, Teepker M, Stiasny-Kolster K, Schepelmann K, Oertel WH, Lautenbacher S, Möller JC: Pain sensitivity and descending inhibition of pain in Parkinson's disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. 80 (2009) 24-28

Kunz M, Mylius V, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: Impact of age on the facial expression of pain. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 64 (2008) 311-318.

Scheurich A, Lautenbacher S: Die klinische Neuropsychologie ist in die Psychiatrie zurückgekehrt. Info Neurologie & Psychiatrie 10 (2008) 41-47

Scherder EJ, Eggermont L, Plooij B, Oudshoorn J, Vuijk PJ, Pickering G, Lautenbacher S, Achterberg W, Oosterman J: Relationship between chronic pain and cognition in cognitively intact older persons and in patients with alzheimer's disease: the need to control for mood. Gerontology 54 (2008) 50-58

Kundermann B, Hemmeter-Spernal J, Huber MT, Krieg J-C, Lautenbacher S: Effects of total sleep deprivation in major depression: Overnight improvement of mood is accompanied by increased pain sensitivity and augmented pain complaints. Psychosomatic Medicine 70 (2008) 91-102


Lautenbacher S, Prager M, Rollman GB: Pain additivity, diffuse noxious inhibitory controls, and attention: A functional measurement analysis. Somatosensory and Motor Research 24 (2007) 189-201

Greenspan JD, Craft RM, Leresche L, Arendt-Nielsen L, Berkley KJ, Fillingim RB, Gold MS, Holdcroft A, Lautenbacher S, Mayer EA, Mogil JS, Murphy AZ, Traub RJ; the Consensus Working Group of the Sex, Gender, and Pain SIG of the IASP: Studying sex and gender differences in pain and analgesia: A consensus report. Pain 132, special issue (2007) 26-45

Kunz M, Scharmann S, Hemmeter U, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: The facial expression of pain in patients with dementia. Pain 133 (2007) 221-228

Lautenbacher S, Kunz M, Mylius V, Scharmann S, Hemmeter U, Schepelmann K: Mehrdimensionale Schmerzmessung bei Demenzpatienten. Der Schmerz 21 (2007) 529-538


Mylius V, Reis J, Kunz M, Beyer TF, Oertel WH, Rosenow F, Schepelmann K: Modulation of electrically induced pain by paired pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation of the medial frontal cortex. Clinical Neurophysiology 117(8), 2006 1814-1820

Kunz M, Scholl KE, Schu U, Lautenbacher S: GABAergic modulation of diffuse noxious inhibitory controls (DNIC): A test by use of lorazepam. Experimental Brain Research 175 (2006) 363-371

Kunz M, Gruber A, Lautenbacher S: Sex differences in facial encoding of pain. Journal of Pain 7 (2006) 915-928

Möser C, Krieg JC, Zihl J, Lautenbacher S: Attention and memory deficits in schizophrenia: the role of symptoms of depression. Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology 19 (2006) 150-156

Lautenbacher S, Kundermann B, Krieg JC: Sleep deprivation and pain perception. Sleep Medicine Reviews 10 (2006) 357-369

Albert A, Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Störungen des Gedächtnisses bei Schizophrenie: Falldarstellung. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 17 (2006) 131-139

Huber MT, Bartling J, Pachur D, v. Woikowsky-Biedau, Lautenbacher S: EEG responses to tonic heat pain. Experimental Brain Research 173 (2006) 14-24


Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Veränderungen des Schmerzerlebens bei Alzheimer-Patienten. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 16 (2005) 201-209

Mylius V, Kunz M, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: Sex differences in nociceptive withdrawal reflex and pain perception. Somatosensory and Motor Research 22 (2005) 207-211

Pielsticker A,  Haag G,  Zaudig M, Lautenbacher S: Impairment of pain inhibition in chronic tension-type headache. Pain 118 (2005) 215-223

Lautenbacher S, Kunz M, Strate P, Nielsen J, Arendt-Nielsen L: Age effects on pain thresholds, temporal summation and spatial summation of heat and pressure pain(718.9 KB). 115 Pain (2005) 410-418  


Kundermann B, Spernal J, Huber TM, Krieg JC, Lautenbacher S: Sleep deprivation affects thermal pain thresholds but not somatosensory thresholds in healthy volunteers. Psychosomatic Medicine 66 (2004) 932-937

Kunz M, Mylius V, Schepelmann K, Lautenbacher S: On the relationship between verbal report and facial expression of pain. Journal of Pain 5 (2004) 368-376

Kunz M, Lautenbacher S: Einfluss der Alzheimer-Erkrankung auf die Schmerzverarbeitung. Fortschritte in der Neurologie und Psychiatrie 72 (2004) 375-382

Lautenbacher S: Sex differences in pain inhibition and pain summation in humans. XX vs. XY - International Journal of Sex Differences in the Study of Health, Disease and Aging 2 (2004) 21-25

Kundermann B, Krieg J-C, Schreiber W, Lautenbacher S: The effect of sleep deprivation on pain. Pain Research & Management 9 (2004) 25-32


Spernal J, Krieg J-C, Lautenbacher S: Pain thresholds as a functional test for cerebral laterality in major depressive disorder and panic disorder. Neuropsychobiology 48 (2003) 146-151

Zimmer C, Basler H-D, Vedder H, Lautenbacher S: Sex differences in cortisol response to noxious stress. Clinical Journal of Pain 19 (2003) 233-239

Röttgers HO, Schu U, Scholl K, Krieg J-C, Lautenbacher S: Veränderte Aufmerksamkeit unter dem Benzodiazepin Lorazepam. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 14 (2003) 89-98


Lautenbacher S, Spernal J, Krieg J-C: Divided and selective attention in panic disorder – a comparative study of patients with panic disorder, major depression and healthy controls. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 252 (2002) 210-213

Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Strian F: Inhibitory effects do not depend on the subjective experience of pain during heterotopic noxious conditioning stimulation (HNCS): A contribution to the psychophysics of pain inhibition. European Journal of Pain 6 (2002) 365-374

Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Krieg J-C: Aufmerksamkeit und Befindlichkeit unter hormonell simuliertem Stress: Die Wirkung von Corticotropin-Releasing-Hormon. Zeitschrift für Neuropsychologie 13 (2002) 59-67


Basler H-D, Bloem R, Casser H-R, Gerbershagen HU, Grießinger N, Hankemeier U, Hesselbarth S, Lautenbacher S, Nikolaus T, Richter W, Schröter C, Weiß L: Ein strukturiertes Schmerzinterview für geriatrische Patienten. Schmerz 15 (2001) 164-171

Lautenbacher S, Nielsen J, Andersen T, Arendt-Nielsen L: Spatial summation of heat pain in males and females. Somatosensory and Motor Research 18 (2001) 103-107

Rollman GB, Lautenbacher S: Sex differences in musculoskeletal pain. Clinical Journal of Pain 17 (2001) 20-25


Schäfer ML, Lautenbacher S, Postberg-Flesch C: Neue Untersuchungen zur Typus melancholicus-Struktur bei Migränikern. Nervenarzt 71 (2000) 573-579

Pohl M, Rösler A, Sünkeler I, Braune H-J, Oertel WH, Lautenbacher S: Insertion-pain in needle-electromyography can be reduced by simultaneous finger slapping next to the insertion point. Neurology 54 (2000) 1201-1202


Lautenbacher S,: Die Psychobiologie der Schmerzhemmung. Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie 28 (1999) 235-241

Lautenbacher S, Hebebrand J, Blum WF, Fehmann HC, Krieg J-C: Plasma leptin levels do not change in healthy humans after a hydrocortisone challenge. Experimental and Clinical Endocrinology & Diabetes 107 (1999) 473-475

Lautenbacher S, Spernal J, Schreiber W, Krieg J-C: Relationship between clinical pain complaints and pain sensitivity in patients with depression and panic disorder. Psychosomatic Medicine 61 (1999) 822-827

Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Kohl G, Vedder H, Krieg J-C: Corticotropin-releasing-hormone (CRH) lacks analgesic properties in humans, using non-inflammatory pain. Pain 83 (1999) 1-7

Lautenbacher S: Zur Notwendigkeit, die Schizophrenie aus einer neuropsychologischen Perspektive zu verstehen. Verhaltenstherapie und Verhaltensmedizin 20 (1999) 223-248

Tölle TR, Kaufmann T, Siessmeier T, Lautenbacher S, Berthele A, Munz F, Zieglgänsberger W, Willoch F, Schwaiger M, Conrad B, Bartenstein P: Region-specific encoding of sensory and affective components of pain in the human brain: a positron emission tomography correlation analysis. Annals of Neurology 45 (1999) 40-47


Lautenbacher S, Pauli P, Zaudig M, Birbaumer N: Attentional control of pain perception: the role of hypochondriasis. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 44 (1998) 251-259


Lautenbacher S, Rollman GB: Possible deficiencies of pain modulation in fibromyalgia. Clinical Journal of Pain 13 (1997) 189-196

Lautenbacher S, Kraehe N, Krieg J‑C: Body size perception and body satisfaction in recovered anorexics: a comparison with restrained and unrestrained eaters. Perceptual and Motor Skills 84 (1997) 1331-1342

Fassbender K, Samborsky W, Kellner M, Müller W, Lautenbacher S: Tender points, depressive and functional symptoms: comparison between fibromyalgia and major depression. Clinical Rheumtology 16 (1997) 76-79


Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Strian F: Tonic pain evoked by pulsating heat: temporal summation mechanisms and perceptual qualities. Somatosensory and Motor Research 12 (1995) 59-70


Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Strian D, Fassbender K, Krumrey K, Krieg JC: Pain perception in depression: relationships to symptomatology and naloxone‑sensitive mechanisms. Psychosomatic Medicine 56 (1994) 345-352

Lautenbacher S, Krieg J‑C: Pain perception in psychiatric disorders: a review of the literature. Journal of Psychiatric Research 28 (1994) 109-122 doi:10.1016/0022-3956(94)90023-X

Lautenbacher S, Rollman GB, McCain GA: Multi‑method assessment of experimental and clinical pain in patients with fibromyalgia. Pain 59 (1994) 45-53

Lautenbacher S: Zum Verhältnis der Begriffe "Body Image", Körperwahrnehmung und Somatosensorik: Hypothesen und Empirie. Forschungsforum, Berichte aus der Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg 6 (1994) 88-92


Lautenbacher S, Strian F: The role of body size in somatosensory testing. Electromyography and Clinical Neurophysiology 33 (1993) 113-118

Lautenbacher S, Roscher S, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Theoretical and empirical considerations on the relation between "body image", body scheme and somatosensation. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 37 (1993) 447-454

Lautenbacher S, Rollman GB: Sex differences in responsiveness to painful and non-painful stimuli are dependent on the stimulation method. Pain 53 (1993) 255-264

Krieg JC, Roscher S, Strian F, Pirke KM, Lautenbacher S: Pain sensitivity in recovered anorexics, restrained and unrestrained eaters. Journal of Psychosomatic Research 37 (1993) 595-602


Lautenbacher S, Thomas A, Roscher S, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Body size perception and body satisfaction in restrained and unrestrained eaters. Behaviour Research and Therapy 30 (1992) 243-250

Lautenbacher S, Möltner A, Strian F: Psychophysical features of the transition from pure heat perception to heat pain perception. Perception & Psychophysics 52 (1992) 685-690


Lautenbacher S, Pauls AM, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Pain sensitivity in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. Biological Psychiatry 29 (1991) 1073-1078

Lautenbacher S, Strian F: Sex differences in pain and thermal sensitivity: The role of body size. Perception & Psychophysics 50 (1991) 179-183

Lautenbacher S, Strian F: Similarities in age differences in heat pain perception and thermal sensitivity(373.7 KB). Functio­nal Neurology 6 (1991) 129-135

Pauls AM, Lautenbacher S, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Assessment of somatosensory indicators of polyneuropathy in patients with eating disorders. European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 241 (1991) 8-12

Lautenbacher S, Barth K, Friess E, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Dieting and pain sensitivity: a validation of clinical findings. Physiology & Behavior 50 (1991) 629-631

Strian F, Lautenbacher S, Karlbauer G, Galfe G: Disturbances of C-fibre-mediated sensibility in lumbosacral disc disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry 54 (1991) 1013-1014


Lautenbacher S, Galfe G, Haslbeck M, Hölzl R, Strian F: Untersuchungen zum orozäkalen Transit bei Diabetes mellitus. Medizinische Klinik 85 (1990) 297‑301

Galfe G, Lautenbacher S, Hölzl R, Strian F: Diagnosis of small fibre neuropathy: computer-assisted methods of combined pain and thermal sensitivity determination. Hospimedica 8(7) (1990) 38‑48

Lautenbacher S: Anorexia und Bulimia nervosa bei Diabetes mellitus (Typ-I): Epidemiologie, Symptomatik und Pathogenese. Verhaltensmodifikation und Verhaltensmedizin 11 (1990) 258-280

Lautenbacher S, Galfe G, Karlbauer G, Möltner A, Strian F: Effect of chronic back pain on the perception of experimental heat pain. Perceptual and Motor Skills 71 (1990) 1283-1292

Lautenbacher S, Pauls AM, Strian F, Pirke KM, Krieg JC: Pain perception in patients with eating disorders(530.1 KB). Psychosomatic Medicine 52 (1990) 673‑682


Lautenbacher S, Galfe G, Hölzl R, Pirke KM: Gastrointestinal transit is delayed in patients with bulimia. International Journal of Eating Disorders 8 (1989) 203‑208

Strian F, Lautenbacher S, Galfe G, Hölzl R: Diurnal variations in pain perception and thermal sensitivity. Pain 36 (1989) 125‑131

Lautenbacher S, Möltner A, Lehmann WP, Galfe G, Hölzl R, Strian F: SDT analysis of experimental thermal pain with "signal" and "no‑signal" being determined psychophysically. Perceptual and Motor Skills 68 (1989) 1019‑1030

Pauli P, Strian F, Lautenbacher S, Karlbauer G, Hölzl R: Emotionale Auswirkungen der autonomen Deafferentierung bei Diabetes‑Neuropathie. Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie 18 (1989) 134‑143

Lautenbacher S, Galfe G, Hölzl R, Strian F: Threshold tracking for assessment of long‑term adaptation and sensitization in pain perception. Perceptual and Motor Skills 69 (1989) 579‑589


Lautenbacher S, Stalmann H, Haslbeck M, Strian F: Neuroendokrine Einflüsse auf die Wahrnehmung der Herzaktion. Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift 112 (1987) 1492‑1497

Strian F, Lautenbacher S, Rupp P, Müller J, Lehmann WP, Haslbeck M: Potenzstörung und autonome Neuropathie bei Typ‑I‑Diabetes. Aktuelle Endokrinologie und Stoffwechsel 8 (1987) 161‑165