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Name: Artur Vieira

Office: G 2.27

School Phone: +351 253 604 852

Email: arturvieira@med.uminho.pt




Keywords: Neuropathic Pain Depression Amygdala Anesthesiology


Artur Vieira is assistant teacher at the School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, enrolled in the teaching of Histology. He is also Consultant in Anesthesiology at the Hospital de Braga. His research activities have been centered in behavioral and functional characterization of animal models of neuropathic pain.


Pain modulation in chronic pain syndromes and comorbid mood disorders  

Selected Publications

Lima-Rodrigues M, Lamas N, Valle-Fernandes A, Cruz A, Vieira A, Oliveira P, Pedrosa J, Castro AG, Reis RM, Baltazar F, Almeida A. The selective COX-2 inhibitor Etoricoxib reduces acute inflammatory markers in a model of neurogenic laryngitis but loses its efficacy with prolonged treatment. Inflamm Res. 2010 Sep;59(9):743-53. doi: 10.1007/s00011-010-0185-5. Epub 2010 Mar 28.

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