Study Title and Description
The effectiveness of greater occipital nerve blockade in treating acute migraine-related headaches in emergency departments.
Key Questions Addressed
|3||KQ3a. What is the comparative effectiveness of nonpharmacologic therapy versus sham treatment, waitlist, usual care, attention control, and no treatment after followup at the following intervals: < 1 day; 1 day to <1 week; 1 week to <2 weeks; 2 weeks to 4 weeks? KQ3b. What is the comparative effectiveness of nonpharmacologic treatments (e.g. exercise, cognitive behavioral therapy, acupuncture, biofeedback, noninvasive neuromodulation devices) for outcomes related to pain, function, pain relief satisfaction, and quality of life? KQ3c. How does effectiveness of nonpharmacologic therapy vary depending on: (1) patient demographics (e.g. age, gender); (2) patient medical comorbidities? KQ3d. How do harms vary depending on: (1) patient demographics (e.g. age, gender); (2) patient medical comorbidities; (3) the type of treatment used; (4) the frequency of therapy; (5) the duration of therapy?|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||The effectiveness of greater occipital nerve blockade in treating acute migraine-related headaches in emergency departments.|
|Author||Korucu O., Dagar S., Çorbacioglu ŞK., Emektar E., Cevik Y.|
|Country||Department of Neurology, University of Health Sciences, Kecioren Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.|
Pubmed ID: 29744871
Secondary Publication Information
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Results & Comparisons
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