Music modulation of pain perception and pain-related activity in the brain, brainstem, and spinal cord: an fMRI study – The Journal of Pain

This article presents the first investigation of neural processes underlying music analgesia in human participants. Music modulates pain responses in the brain, brainstem and spinal cord, and neural activity changes are consistent with engagement of the descending analgesia system.

via Music modulation of pain perception and pain-related activity in the brain, brainstem, and spinal cord: an fMRI study – The Journal of Pain.

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