Artigos Ano 2015


Publicado na 4ª edição de 2015

Editorial


The physician on duty is waiting for a number of cases, some of which may be easy to diagnose and treat, while others may represent a real challenge. Regarding headache in patients attending an emergency, the physician will often be dealing with a life-threatening condition. In this situation, th...




Publicado na 4ª edição de 2015

Informações aos autores


Headache Medicine is the official scientific journal of the Brazilian Headache Society (SBCe) and of the Latin American Headache Association (ASOLAC). It is published quarterly for the purpose of recording and disseminating scientific production and contributions from the scientific community in...




Publicado na 4ª edição de 2015

Practical management of main primary headaches in emergency care units: Neurological Institute of Curitiba Approach


Headache is the most frequent complaint in Neurology, and the principal types are the tension-type headache, and migraine. In addition to the high prevalence in the population, migraine especially has a significant impact on quality of life. It is estimated that headaches comprise 5% of all com...




Publicado na 4ª edição de 2015

Thunderclap headache in cerebral venous thrombosis


In this article we are presenting a case of a 24-yearold female migraineur who reported a sudden severe (10/ 10) explosive headache attack, normally referred to as a thunderclap headache, precipitated by effort during a dancing class......




Publicado na 1ª edição de 2015

Editorial


Nesta edição, Lima e Valença(1) revisam as possíveis alterações encontradas nos neurotransmissores e neuromoduladores no líquido cerebrospinal (LCR) de pacientes com fibromialgia. De fato, um número de neurotransmissores ou peptídeos tem apresentado um aumento ou diminuição em sua conc...




Publicado na 1ª edição de 2015

Alterações no líquido cefalorraquidiano em pacientes com fibromialgia


Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder with unknown etiology and pain is the main characteristic. Cerebrospinal fluid levels of neurotransmitters and neuropeptides can give information about the neuronal activity of central nervous system in patients with fibromyalgia. The objective of this research...




Publicado na 1ª edição de 2015

Topiramato e função cognitiva: revisão


Despite the therapeutic efficacy, in its various indications, cognitive side effects are common findings with topiramate. Descriptive studies indicate nonspecific complaints cognitive, psychomotor slowness and language difficulties, as main complaints among patients who had to discontinue use of...




Publicado na 1ª edição de 2015

Cefaleia e a qualidade de vida em adolescentes


Headache is a common problem in the general population and, in particular, in children and adolescents and may negatively influence the quality of life of young. Thus, this study aimed to analyze, through a systematic review, the epidemiology of headache and association with the quality of life...




Publicado na 1ª edição de 2015

Caricatura e cefaleia


The authors comment on the use of caricature to represent a migraine sufferer and show a caricature of a woman with migraine drawn by an artist from Goiânia, Goias State, Brazil....