postoperative headache

postoperative headache

A postoperative complication that occurs shortly after recovery from general anesthesia, which may be due to caffeine withdrawal
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of South Florida) and contributors have added sections on postoperative headache, ankylosing spondylitus, spontaneous intracranial hypotension, sacral fractures, and Modic classification of vertebral body degenerative changes amongst other topics while also updating such topics as post-herpetic neuralgia, vein of Galen malformations, and cavernous malformations.
If not contraindicated, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications can be extremely effective for postoperative headache and neck stiffness.
The earlier Mayo Clinic Scottsdale study showed that regular coffee drinkers who consumed caffeine before surgery were less likely to have a postoperative headache than those who did not.
Our two studies tell us there are at least two good ways to prevent postoperative headaches due to caffeine withdrawal," Weber points out.
Adverse events in the study included urinary retention in five patients and postoperative headache with nausea in several.
The parecoxib group was less likely to experience postoperative headache than the control group (12 vs 38%, P=0.
A reduction in postoperative headache was reported by patients given parecoxib.
9%) in the packing group experienced postoperative headache, compared with only 9 (20.
Wong did not comment on any radiant warmer effect upon postoperative headache, the latter being a statistically significant complication of warming in our study.
Two patients experienced prolonged postoperative headache that required referral to our pain management service and long-term narcotic therapy.
However, these procedures are associated with considerable morbidity at the graft donor site, with a 6 to 15% incidence of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks, and with postoperative headaches.

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