A M Agius

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Publications

  1. doi A Randomized Controlled Trial comparing the efficacy of low-dose amitriptyline, amitriptyline with pindolol and surrogate placebo in the treatment of chronic tension-type facial pain
    A M Agius
    The Medical School, University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    Rhinology 51:143-53. 2013
  2. doi Serial blood serotonin levels in a randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy of low-dose amitriptyline, amitriptyline with pindolol and surrogate placebo in patients with chronic tension-type facial pain
    A M Agius
    University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    Rhinology 51:236-42. 2013
  3. ncbi Prospective three-year follow up of a cohort study of 240 patients with chronic facial pain
    A M Agius
    The Medical School, University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    J Laryngol Otol 128:518-26. 2014

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Publications3

  1. doi A Randomized Controlled Trial comparing the efficacy of low-dose amitriptyline, amitriptyline with pindolol and surrogate placebo in the treatment of chronic tension-type facial pain
    A M Agius
    The Medical School, University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    Rhinology 51:143-53. 2013
    ..This pain has increasingly been recognized as being of neurological origin with one of the commonest underlying causes being mid-facial segmental tension-type pain (MFP) which is a version of tension-type headache affecting the midface...
  2. doi Serial blood serotonin levels in a randomized controlled trial comparing the efficacy of low-dose amitriptyline, amitriptyline with pindolol and surrogate placebo in patients with chronic tension-type facial pain
    A M Agius
    University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    Rhinology 51:236-42. 2013
    ..Descending serotonergic neuronal projections are known to modulate pain and intra-platelet serotonin levels are an accepted model reflecting central intra-neuronal serotonin...
  3. ncbi Prospective three-year follow up of a cohort study of 240 patients with chronic facial pain
    A M Agius
    The Medical School, University of Malta, Msida, Malta
    J Laryngol Otol 128:518-26. 2014
    ..Conclusion: The most effective long-term treatments for tension-type mid-facial pain and facial migraine were low-dose amitriptyline and low-dose amitriptyline and triptans, respectively. ..