Cefaly migraine pain relief

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Several clinical studies in pain clinics at university hospitals and in specialist laboratories have been carried out specifically using Cefaly over its 5 years of development.

In total, more than 5,000 treatments were included in the studies to validate Cefaly's clinical effectiveness.

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Pain Physician. 2008 Mar-Apr;11(2):253-6.
Percutaneous occipital stimulator lead tip erosion: report of 2 cases.
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J Clin Psychiatry. 2008 Mar;69(3):412-7.
A pilot study of cranial electrotherapy stimulation for generalized anxiety disorder.
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Cephalalgia. 2008 Apr;28(4):355-9. Epub 2008 Feb 14.
Peripheral nerve stimulator for the treatment of supraorbital neuralgia: a retrospective case series.
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Pain Pract. 2008 Mar-Apr;8(2):120-4. Epub 2008 Jan 7.
Peripheral neurostimulation in supraorbital neuralgia refractory to conventional therapy.
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Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2007;97(Pt 1):115-20.
Peripheral nerve stimulation for the treatment of neuropathic craniofacial pain.
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Headache. 2007 Jul-Aug;47(7):1100-2.
Supraorbital nerve electric stimulation for the treatment of intractable chronic cluster headache: a case report.
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Expert Rev Neurother. 2007 Dec;7(12):1785-9.
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Epilepsia. 2006 Jul;47(7):1213-5.
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Neurosurgery. 2006 Jan;58(1):112-9; discussion 112-9.
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Slavin KV, Nersesyan H, Wess C.
Neurosurg Focus. 2006 Dec 15;21(6):E5
Trigeminal and occipital peripheral nerve stimulation for craniofacial pain: a single-institution experience and review of the literature
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Neurosurgery. 2004 Jul;55(1):135-41; discussion 141-2.
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Arch Physiol Biochem. 2001 Oct;109(4):304-8.
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Neurogenic model of migraine..
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Pain 19: 259-275 (1984a)
Prolongated inhibition of primate spinothalamic tract cells by peripheral nerve stimulation..
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Chung, JM, Lee, KH, Hori, Y, Endo, K, Willis, WD
Cephalalgia 13 : 151-165 (1993)
On serotonin and migraine: a clinical and pharmacological review..
Ferrari, MD, Saxena, PR
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Physical Therapy 74: 951-962 (1994)
The effects of selected stimulus waveforms on pulse and phase characteris-tics at sensory and motor thresholds..
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Brain 117 : 199-210 (1994)
Pathophysiology of the migraine aura. The spreading depression theory.
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Pain mechanisms: A new theory..
Melzack, R, Wall, P,
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Surgery in the rat during electrical analgesia induced by focal brain stimulation.
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