Dr. Arnaud Steyaert

Dr. Arnaud Steyaert

Clinician-Researcher (IONS/NEUR)

Dept. of Anesthesiology, Cliniques univesitaires Saint-Luc.


Feasibility of Topical Applications of Natural High-Concentration Capsaicinoid Solutions in Patients with Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: A Retrospective Analysis

Bauchy F, Mouraux A, Deumens R, Leerink M, Ulpiano Trillig A, le Polain de Waroux B, Steyaert A, Quetin-Leclercq J, Forget P. Pain Research and Management (2016): 9703036. [PDF]

A new model of nerve injury in the rat reveals a role of Regulator of G protein Signaling 4 in tactile hypersensitivity

Taccola G, Doyen PJ, Damblon J, Dingu N, Ballarin B, Steyaert A, Rieux AD, Forget P, Hermans E, Bosier B, Deumens R. Exp Neurol (2016); 286:1-11. [PDF]

Does the perioperative analgesic/anesthetic regimen influence the prevalence of long-term chronic pain after mastectomy?

Steyaert A, Forget P, Dubois V, Lavand'homme P, De Kock M. J Clin Anesth (2016); 33:20-5. 

Pain, Quality of Life, and Clinical Outcomes after Robotic Lobectomy.

Lacroix V, Nezhad ZM, Kahn D, Steyaert A, Poncelet A, Pieters T, Noirhomme P. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg (2016); 65(5):344-350.

Clinical evidence for dorsal root ganglion stimulation in the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain. A review.

Forget P, Boyer T, Steyaert A, Masquelier E, Deumens R, Le Polain de Waroux B. Acta Anaesthesiol Belg (2015); 66(2):37-41.

Prevention of chronic postoperative pain: cellular, molecular, and clinical insights for mechanism-based treatment approaches.

Deumens R, Steyaert A, Forget P, Schubert M, Lavand'homme P, Hermans E, De Kock M. Prog Neurobiol (2013) ;104:1-37.

Postoperative opioids: let us take responsibility for the possible consequences

Steyaert A, Lavand'homme P. Eur J Anaesthesiol (2013); 30(2):50-2. 

Chronic postsurgical pain

Steyaert A, De Kock M. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol (2012); 25(5):584-8. 

Research projects

Capsaicin-induced neuroplasticity : mechanistic studies for understanding neuropathic pain and optimizing its treatment

Investigators : Sabien van Neerven, Ronald Deumens, Marjolein Leerink, Patrice Forget, Arnaud Steyaert, André Mouraux, Emmanuel Hermans. The general objective of our project is to characterize the effects of topical capsaicin treatment on the changes in function and structure of nociceptive...