The purpose of this study is to develop a better understanding of the response of heat desensitized skin, resulting from prolonged low percentage capsaicin application, following an adjacent primary sensitization to the surrounding skin.
To be eligible for this study, participants must be:
- Between 18 and 45 years at the first examination,
- Have no chronic pain diagnosis,
- Be proficient in English; and
- Have access to a device that can consistently connect to internet with a camera and microphone (ie: smart phone or computer).
Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific research studies only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.