ARTIGOS DA EDIÇÃO - Abr / Mai / Jun (2016)



29/01/2017

Enxaqueca e estresse: uma revisão integrativa


The World Health Organization recognizes the headache as a major cause of disability and primarily responsible for reduced quality of life, especially migraine, whose prevalence changes throughout life and generates economic repercussions. Objective: Identify the contribution of research on the...




30/01/2017

O papel da fisioterapia no tratamento das cefaleias: revisão de literatura


The intolerance to movements, neck disability and changes in pericranial muscles are aspects that can affect during migraine attacks. The presence of these findings allowed the physiotherapy to be an alternative therapeutic modality for the headache. Thus, the structural and behavioral disorder...




30/01/2017

Plantas medicinais usadas para tratamento de cefaleia: inquérito de herbolários na Feira de Caruaru


Plants are used for medicinal purposes since the early days of humanity. For a long time it constituted the main form of therapeutic approach, still retaining significant application in developing countries through the popular knowledge. There is an increased demand for plant derived products in...




30/01/2017

Relação entre funcionalidade e nível de atividade física em mulheres com fibromialgia e migrânea


Objective: Evaluate the relationship between functionality and level of physical activity in women with fibromyalgia and migraine. Methods: An observational study was conducted with 22 women diagnosed with fibromyalgia and migraine. To evaluate the functionality, we used the function domain of ...




30/01/2017

Editorial


The use of medicinal plants to treat headache is a common form of therapeutic option in all parts of the World. There are several plants that the population use for centuries in the abortive or preventive treatment of headache attacks. Mendonça Santos and coworkers(1) is publishing in this issue...