Neurostimulation for the treatment of chronic migraine and cluster headache

@article{Cvetkovic2019NeurostimulationFT,
  title={Neurostimulation for the treatment of chronic migraine and cluster headache},
  author={Vlasta Vukovic Cvetkovic and Rigmor H. Jensen},
  journal={Acta Neurologica Scandinavica},
  year={2019},
  volume={139},
  pages={4–17}
}
  • Vlasta Vukovic Cvetkovic, Rigmor H. Jensen
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Acta Neurologica Scandinavica
  • Small subsets of patients who fail to respond to pharmacological treatment may benefit from alternative treatment methods. In the last decade, neurostimulation is being explored as a potential treatment option for the patients with chronic, severely disabling refractory primary headaches. To alleviate pain, specific nerves and brain areas have been stimulated, and various methods have been explored: deep brain stimulation, occipital nerve stimulation, and sphenopalatine ganglion stimulation are… CONTINUE READING

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