Management of hot flushes in breast cancer survivors: comparison between stellate ganglion block and pregabalin.

@article{Othman2014ManagementOH,
  title={Management of hot flushes in breast cancer survivors: comparison between stellate ganglion block and pregabalin.},
  author={Ahmed Hassan Othman and Amen Hamdy Zaky},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={410-7}
}
BACKGROUND Women who have survived breast cancer have hot flushes that are "significantly more frequent, severe, distressing, and of greater duration" than in other women. We compared the efficacy and safety of stellate ganglion block and pregabalin for the relief of hot flushes in breast cancer survivors. PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty patients who were… CONTINUE READING