Brian E McGeeney

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cannabinoids and hallucinogens for headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Headache 53:447-58. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Hallucinogens and cannabinoids for headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston Medical Center and Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Headache 52:94-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Topiramate in the treatment of cluster headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, C329, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 7:135-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache pharmacotherapy
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Ther 12:351-8. 2005
  5. pmc Valsalva-induced cluster headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Headache Pain 7:416-8. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Adjuvant agents in cancer pain
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:S14-20. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacological management of neuropathic pain in older adults: an update on peripherally and centrally acting agents
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Neurology Department, C329, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:S15-27. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Cannabinoids and hallucinogens for headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Headache 53:447-58. 2013
    ..The legal status of cannabinoids and hallucinogens has for a long time severely inhibited medical research, and there are still no blinded studies on headache subjects, from which we could assess true efficacy...
  2. doi request reprint Hallucinogens and cannabinoids for headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston Medical Center and Boston University, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Headache 52:94-7. 2012
    ..Hallucinogens are being increasing used by cluster headache patients outside of physician recommendation mainly to abort a cluster period and to maintain quiescence for which there is considerable anecdotal success...
  3. ncbi request reprint Topiramate in the treatment of cluster headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, C329, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 7:135-8. 2003
    ..This article provides an overview of topiramate and the open-label studies of this agent in the prevention of cluster headache...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache pharmacotherapy
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Ther 12:351-8. 2005
    ..Most procedures are directed against the sensory trigeminal nerve and associated ganglia, eg, anesthetizing the sphenopalatine ganglion...
  5. pmc Valsalva-induced cluster headache
    Brian E McGeeney
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Headache Pain 7:416-8. 2006
    ..Attacks occurred a couple of times a week in the patient presented, solely triggered by valsalva manoeuvres including coughing, sneezing or straining and not by exercising...
  6. doi request reprint Adjuvant agents in cancer pain
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:S14-20. 2008
    ..Potentially harmful treatments are considered, as well as the numbers needed to treat, mechanisms of action, and clinical trial data for agents that can be beneficial for the management of cancer-associated neuropathic pain...
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacological management of neuropathic pain in older adults: an update on peripherally and centrally acting agents
    Brian E McGeeney
    Pain Management Group, Neurology Department, C329, Boston University School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:S15-27. 2009
    ..The health care professional should have a thorough familiarity with all medications available to treat this difficult group of disorders...