Five-year outcome of surgical treatment of migraine headaches.

  title={Five-year outcome of surgical treatment of migraine headaches.},
  author={Bahman Guyuron and Jennifer S Kriegler and Janine Davis and Saeid Baradaran Amini},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={127 2},
BACKGROUND This study was designed to assess the long-term efficacy of surgical deactivation of migraine headache trigger sites. METHODS One hundred twenty-five volunteers were randomly assigned to the treatment (n = 100) or control group (n = 25) after examination by the team neurologist to ensure a diagnosis of migraine headache. Patients were asked to complete the Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short Form Health Survey, Migraine-Specific Quality of Life, and Migraine Disability Assessment… CONTINUE READING


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