Guenther Fritsche

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Affiliation: University of Essen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced headache: long-term follow-up of withdrawal therapy and persistence of drug misuse
    G Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University of Essen, Germany
    Eur Neurol 45:229-35. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Medication overuse headaches -- what is new?
    Guenther Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University Essen, Germany
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 1:331-8. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint [Gordian knot: medication overuse headache]
    Z Katsarava
    Neurologische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Essen
    Schmerz 18:421-3. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of withdrawal headache following overuse of triptans and other headache drugs
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 57:1694-8. 2001
  5. doi request reprint Chronic migraine and chronic tension-type headache are associated with concomitant low back pain: results of the German Headache Consortium study
    Min Suk Yoon
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pain 154:484-92. 2013
  6. pmc Validation of a Georgian language headache questionnaire in a population-based sample
    Maka Kukava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, University of Essen, Hufelandstr 55, DE 45122 Essen, Germany
    J Headache Pain 8:321-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Rates and predictors for relapse in medication overuse headache: a 1-year prospective study
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 60:1682-3. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of a german language questionnaire for screening for migraine, tension-type headache, and trigeminal autonomic cephalgias
    Guenther Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Headache 47:546-51. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication overuse headache: rates and predictors for relapse in a 4-year prospective study
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Cephalalgia 25:12-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Features of medication overuse headache following overuse of different acute headache drugs
    V Limmroth
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 59:1011-4. 2002

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Drug-induced headache: long-term follow-up of withdrawal therapy and persistence of drug misuse
    G Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University of Essen, Germany
    Eur Neurol 45:229-35. 2001
    ..Under relapse conditions, the patients reached their former headache frequency level. The data show a higher relapse rate than previously assumed and that certain substance groups bear a higher relapse risk...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medication overuse headaches -- what is new?
    Guenther Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University Essen, Germany
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 1:331-8. 2002
    ..In view of the high prevalence and relapse rate, it is necessary to establish a structured post-treatment programme for patients after the acute withdrawal phase, which considers the predictors for relapse...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Gordian knot: medication overuse headache]
    Z Katsarava
    Neurologische Klinik, Universitatsklinikum Essen
    Schmerz 18:421-3. 2004
    ..The relapse rate after a successful withdrawal is about 30%. Predictors for relapse are tension-type headache and the overuse of analgesics in combination with codeine, caffeine or opioids...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of withdrawal headache following overuse of triptans and other headache drugs
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 57:1694-8. 2001
    ..6 days for patients with tension-type headache and 8.5 days for patients with combination headache, p < 0.02). CONCLUSION: The duration and severity of withdrawal clearly depend on the type of overused headache drug only...
  5. doi request reprint Chronic migraine and chronic tension-type headache are associated with concomitant low back pain: results of the German Headache Consortium study
    Min Suk Yoon
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital of Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pain 154:484-92. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Validation of a Georgian language headache questionnaire in a population-based sample
    Maka Kukava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, University of Essen, Hufelandstr 55, DE 45122 Essen, Germany
    J Headache Pain 8:321-4. 2007
    ..The questionnaire can be utilised to investigate the prevalence of MIG and of TTH. It offers preliminary screening only for TAC, which should be confirmed during a face to face examination...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rates and predictors for relapse in medication overuse headache: a 1-year prospective study
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 60:1682-3. 2003
    ..001). The long-term success of withdrawal depends on the type of primary headache and the type of overused medication...
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of a german language questionnaire for screening for migraine, tension-type headache, and trigeminal autonomic cephalgias
    Guenther Fritsche
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Headache 47:546-51. 2007
    ..To develop a German language questionnaire for screening for migraine, tension-type headache, and trigeminal autonomic cephalgias...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medication overuse headache: rates and predictors for relapse in a 4-year prospective study
    Z Katsarava
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Cephalalgia 25:12-5. 2005
    ..71%, P<or=0.001). The study suggests that the majority of relapses occur within the first year after withdrawal and that the long-term success of withdrawal depends on the type of primary headache and the type of overused medication...
  10. ncbi request reprint Features of medication overuse headache following overuse of different acute headache drugs
    V Limmroth
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Neurology 59:1011-4. 2002
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Population-based validation of a German-language self-administered headache questionnaire
    M S Yoon
    Department of Neurology, University of Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, Essen, Germany
    Cephalalgia 28:605-8. 2008
    ....