Chapter 11. Cluster Headache and Other Trigemino-Autonomic Cephalgias

  1. Nils Erik Gilhus MD, PhD Professor9,
  2. Michael P. Barnes MD, FRCP Professor of Neurological Rehabilitation Medical Director10 and
  3. Michael Brainin MD Professor11
  1. S. Evers1,
  2. J. Áfra2,
  3. A. Frese1,3,
  4. P. J. Goadsby4,5,
  5. M. Linde6,
  6. A. May7 and
  7. P. S. Sándor8

Published Online: 6 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444328394.ch11

European Handbook of Neurological Management, Second Edition, Volume 1, Second Edition

European Handbook of Neurological Management, Second Edition, Volume 1, Second Edition

How to Cite

Gilhus, N. E., Barnes, M. P. and Brainin, M. (2010) Cluster Headache and Other Trigemino-Autonomic Cephalgias, in European Handbook of Neurological Management, Second Edition, Volume 1, Second Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444328394.ch11

Author Information

  1. 9

    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen and Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

  2. 10

    University of Newcastle, Hunters Moor Neurorehabilitation Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

  3. 11

    Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, and Center for Clinical Neurosciences, Donau-Universität Krems, Department of Neurology, Landesklinikum Donauregion Tulln Tulln, Austria

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Münster, Germany

  2. 2

    National Institute of Neurosurgery, Budapest, Hungary

  3. 3

    Academy of Manual Medicine, Münster, Germany

  4. 4

    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

  5. 5

    UCL, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London, UK

  6. 6

    Cephalea Headache Centre, Läkarhuset Södra vägen, Gothenburg, Sweden

  7. 7

    University of Hamburg, Germany

  8. 8

    University of Zurich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405185332

Online ISBN: 9781444328394

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Keywords:

  • cluster headache and other trigemino-autonomic cephalgias;
  • paroxysmal hemicranias treatment - and for treatment of SUNCT syndrome;
  • trigemino-autonomic cephalgias (TAC);
  • evidence-based treatment recommendations - for different TAC;
  • prophylactic drug treatment;
  • greater occipital nerve blockade, resulting in significant reduction of cluster headache attacks;
  • treatment of paroxysmal hemicrania;
  • no recommendations - for treatment of SUNCT syndrome

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Objectives

  • Background

  • Search strategy

  • Method for reaching consensus

  • Clinical syndromes

  • Treatment of cluster headache

  • Treatment of paroxysmal hemicrania

  • Treatment of SUNCT syndrome

  • References