The Responses of the Greater Occipital Nerve Blockade by Local Anesthetics in Headache Patients


Sahin B. E. , COŞKUN Ö., Ucler S., İNAN N., Inan L., ÖZKAN S.

JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH, vol.33, no.1, pp.20-29, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES-TURKISH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.20-29

Abstract

Background: Peripheral nerve blockade has been using in primer headache treatment for a long time. Our aim in this study was to examine the efficiency of greater occipital nerve (GON) blockade in patients with primary headache especially medical overuse headache.