Previous studies have shown that patients with episodic migraine may present alterations in blink reflex, particularly regarding habituation to the stimulus, while TTH, cluster headache, cervicogenic headache
and hypnic headache all presented negative or controversial information on the blink reflex responses.
Incidence of ponticulus posterior of the atlas in migraine and cervicogenic headache
Positive dose-response effects have also been reported after a six-week course of cervical SMT in a chronic cervicogenic headache
, migraine without aura and tension-type headache.
Keywords: Cervicogenic Headache
Sustained Natural Apophyseal Glide Posterior Anterior Vertebral Mobilization Mulligan Mobilization.
A comparison between classic migraine and cervicogenic headache
A secondary diagnosis of cervicogenic headache
was made due to the unilateral nature of her headache and suboccipital pain and the cervical assessment demonstrating right sided joint restriction and altered muscle tone.
The PP was a frequent finding in our study, and its presence must always be suspected in the differential diagnosis of vertebrobasilar insufficiency, cervicogenic headache
, and cervical pain with no radiation to the upper limbs.
The blink reflex in chronic tension type headache, migraine and cervicogenic headache
A randomized controlled trial of exercise end menipulative therapy for cervicogenic headache
Acute and chronic neck pain, "whiplash" and cervicogenic headache
are then reviewed in more detail.
Jull G, Trott P, Potter H, Zito G, Niere K, Shirley D, Emberson J, Marschner L, Richardson C (2002) A randomized controlled trial of exercise and manipulative therapy for cervicogenic headache
They're using a procedure known as occipital nerve stimulation (ONS) to treat cervicogenic headache
, a form of chronic headache triggered by problems with the bones, muscles and other structures in the neck and characterized by pain that shoots from the back of the head to the top.
It has also been used to treat many chronic pain syndromes in the head and neck region, including cervicogenic headache
, cervical dystonia, chronic neck pain, and temporomandibular disorders.
SAN FRANCISCO -- An anesthetic nerve root block not only helps to make the diagnosis of cervicogenic headache
but also can to help predict response to surgery, Dr.