E Mea

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Treatment of alterations in CSF dynamics
    E Mea
    Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S117-20. 2011
  2. doi Application of IHS criteria to headache attributed to spontaneous intracranial hypotension in a large population
    E Mea
    Headache Centre, Neurological Department, corrected Neurological Institute, C Besta Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 29:418-22. 2009
  3. doi Costs of hypothalamic stimulation in chronic drug-resistant cluster headache: preliminary data
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S43-7. 2009
  4. doi Headache in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension: a pilot study to assess applicability of ICHD-2 diagnostic criteria
    D D'Amico
    Clinical Neurosciences Department, Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S189-91. 2012
  5. ncbi Deep brain stimulation and cluster headache
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, C Besta National Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s138-9. 2005
  6. doi Clinical features and outcomes in spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a survey of 90 consecutive patients
    E Mea
    Department of Neurology and Headache Centre, Fondazione Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S11-3. 2009
  7. ncbi Headache and spontaneous low cerebrospinal fluid pressure syndrome
    E Mea
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S232-4. 2007
  8. doi Polytherapy for the prophylaxis of chronic migraine: an Italian survey
    D D'Amico
    Headache Center, Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S185-8. 2011
  9. ncbi Neuroimaging and pain: a window on the autonomic nervous system
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, C Besta National Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:S134-7. 2006
  10. doi Epidemiology of fixed unilateral headaches
    M Leone
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Cephalalgia 28:8-11. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Treatment of alterations in CSF dynamics
    E Mea
    Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S117-20. 2011
    ..The most relevant clinical features, the expected MRI findings, and the therapeutic options regarding both conditions are discussed...
  2. doi Application of IHS criteria to headache attributed to spontaneous intracranial hypotension in a large population
    E Mea
    Headache Centre, Neurological Department, corrected Neurological Institute, C Besta Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 29:418-22. 2009
    ..Excluding the requirement for response to epidural blood patch (criterion D) and considering headaches appearing within 2 h of sitting or standing up would capture more patients...
  3. doi Costs of hypothalamic stimulation in chronic drug-resistant cluster headache: preliminary data
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S43-7. 2009
    ..These preliminary results indicate that hypothalamic stimulation is associated with marked reduction of direct costs in the management of complete drug-resistant chronic CH...
  4. doi Headache in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension: a pilot study to assess applicability of ICHD-2 diagnostic criteria
    D D'Amico
    Clinical Neurosciences Department, Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S189-91. 2012
    ..5 % cases)...
  5. ncbi Deep brain stimulation and cluster headache
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, C Besta National Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s138-9. 2005
    ..The procedures were well tolerated with no significant adverse events. Hypothalamic DBS is an efficacious and safe procedure to relieve otherwise intractable CCH and SUNCT...
  6. doi Clinical features and outcomes in spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a survey of 90 consecutive patients
    E Mea
    Department of Neurology and Headache Centre, Fondazione Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S11-3. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi Headache and spontaneous low cerebrospinal fluid pressure syndrome
    E Mea
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S232-4. 2007
    ..All SIH patients suffered from headache. Early recognition of SIH may avoid dangerous worsening due to delayed diagnosis. Orthostatic headache, the main symptom, suggests the diagnosis...
  8. doi Polytherapy for the prophylaxis of chronic migraine: an Italian survey
    D D'Amico
    Headache Center, Neurological Institute C Besta IRCCS Foundation, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S185-8. 2011
    ..Our survey indicates that polytherapy may be rather common in CM, and suggests that comorbidities may strongly influence treatment choices...
  9. ncbi Neuroimaging and pain: a window on the autonomic nervous system
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, C Besta National Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:S134-7. 2006
    ....
  10. doi Epidemiology of fixed unilateral headaches
    M Leone
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Cephalalgia 28:8-11. 2008
    ..The high frequency of side shift in chronic cluster headache should be considered when proposing surgical treatment for severe intractable forms of the disease...
  11. ncbi Deep brain stimulation in craniofacial pain: seven years' experience
    G Bussone
    Headache Centre, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S146-9. 2007
    ..Hypothalamic stimulation is an effective, safe and well tolerated treatment for chronic drug-refractory CH. It appears as a valid alternative to destructive surgical modalities, and has the additional advantage of being reversible...
  12. ncbi Functional neuroimaging and headache pathophysiology: new findings and new prospects
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S108-13. 2007
    ..New insights into mechanisms of head pain have emerged thanks to neuroimaging obtained in experimentally induced headaches, and during peripheral and central neurostimulation...
  13. ncbi Acute hypothalamic stimulation and ongoing cluster headache attacks
    M Leone
    Department of Neurology and Headache Centre, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Neurology 67:1844-5. 2006
    ..1%). Acute hypothalamic stimulation is not effective in resolving ongoing CH attacks, suggesting that hypothalamic stimulation acts by complex mechanisms in CH prevention...
  14. ncbi Strategies for the treatment of autonomic trigeminal cephalalgias
    M Leone
    Headache Centre, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S167-70. 2004
    ..SUNCT is commonly described as drug resistant. Recent studies report that lamotrigin may be the drug of choice for SUNCT...
  15. ncbi Headache and intracranial hypotension: neuroradiological findings
    L Chiapparini
    Department of Neuroradiology, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S138-41. 2004
    ..Neuroimaging studies are, therefore, essential for suggesting and confirming the diagnosis...
  16. ncbi Selective vs. complete family interview for detecting those affected by familial cluster headache
    M Leone
    Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 24:938-9. 2004
    ..We found only one new first-degree relative with cluster headache (1/40 = 2.5%). The selective interview may be used with confidence as a means of investigating the hereditary component of cluster headache...
  17. ncbi Cluster-tic syndrome resolved by removal of pituitary adenoma: the first case
    M Leone
    Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Cephalalgia 24:1088-9. 2004