From the Division of Neurology, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD.
Headache in Patients with Baroreflex Failure
Article first published online: 6 JUL 2006
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 46, Issue 7, pages 1207–1209, July/August 2006
How to Cite
Khurana, R. K. (2006), Headache in Patients with Baroreflex Failure. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 46: 1207–1209. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2006.00514_3.x
- Issue published online: 6 JUL 2006
- Article first published online: 6 JUL 2006
- Accepted for publication April 17, 2006.
- baroreflex failure;
- tilt-table test;
- Valsalva's maneuver;
- cold face test;
Two cases of baroreflex failure presented with tension-type/exertional headache. The usefulness of noninvasive physiological tests in diagnosing baroreflex failure and the role of baroreceptors in trigeminal nociception are discussed.