A Pakalnis

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Headache therapy with botulinum toxin: form over substance
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:149-51. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Pediatric migraine prophylaxis with divalproex
    A Pakalnis
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 16:731-4. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Emotional problems and prevalence of medication overuse in pediatric chronic daily headache
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics and Neurology, Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:1356-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Parental satisfaction with sumatriptan nasal spray in childhood migraine
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Child Neurol 18:772-5. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Frequency of secondary conversion symptoms in children with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Ann Pakalnis
    Departments of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 700 Children s Drive, 43205, Columbus, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:753-6. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Current therapies in childhood and adolescent migraine
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics and Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Columbus Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:1288-92. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric migraine: new diagnostic strategies and treatment options
    Ann Pakalnis
    Headache Clinic, Columbus Children s Hospital, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:291-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint New avenues in treatment of paediatric migraine: a review of the literature
    A Pakalnis
    Section of Neurology, Columbus Children's Hospital, 700 Children's Drive, Columbus, OH 43206, USA
    Fam Pract 18:101-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychogenic seizures after head injury in children
    A Pakalnis
    Section of Neurology, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 15:78-80. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal sleep recording with cassette EEG in chronic headaches
    M E Drake
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus
    Headache 30:600-3. 1990

Collaborators

  • M E Drake
  • J E Bogner
  • J M Andrews

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Headache therapy with botulinum toxin: form over substance
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:149-51. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Pediatric migraine prophylaxis with divalproex
    A Pakalnis
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 16:731-4. 2001
    ..No notable changes were noted in behavioral problems, and patients with epilepsy were well controlled. In our cohort of patients, divalproex was most effective in patients with migraine alone or comorbid epilepsy...
  3. doi request reprint Emotional problems and prevalence of medication overuse in pediatric chronic daily headache
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics and Neurology, Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:1356-9. 2007
    ..Patients with chronic daily headache were at higher risk for emotional disorders, and medication overuse was a significant occurrence, suggesting a need for multisystem treatment approach...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parental satisfaction with sumatriptan nasal spray in childhood migraine
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Child Neurol 18:772-5. 2003
    ..In our cohort of pediatric patients, sumatriptan nasal spray was effective and well tolerated when used for abortive therapy of acute migraine attacks...
  5. ncbi request reprint Frequency of secondary conversion symptoms in children with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    Ann Pakalnis
    Departments of Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 700 Children s Drive, 43205, Columbus, OH, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 4:753-6. 2003
    ..These NES patients with secondary conversion symptoms may require more intensive psychological therapy and be at risk for long-term pathology...
  6. ncbi request reprint Current therapies in childhood and adolescent migraine
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics and Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Columbus Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Child Neurol 22:1288-92. 2007
    ..For the minority of children who should be candidates for prophylactic therapy, there is a limited amount of information available for clinicians to make judicious treatment decisions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric migraine: new diagnostic strategies and treatment options
    Ann Pakalnis
    Headache Clinic, Columbus Children s Hospital, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 6:291-6. 2006
    ..Further clinical studies are warranted to develop consensus on treatment paradigms for clinicians to utilize in children and adolescents with migraine...
  8. ncbi request reprint New avenues in treatment of paediatric migraine: a review of the literature
    A Pakalnis
    Section of Neurology, Columbus Children's Hospital, 700 Children's Drive, Columbus, OH 43206, USA
    Fam Pract 18:101-6. 2001
    ..Application of these avenues especially warrants further clarification with regard to relevance in paediatric migraine treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychogenic seizures after head injury in children
    A Pakalnis
    Section of Neurology, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH 43205, USA
    J Child Neurol 15:78-80. 2000
    ..The prevalence of antecedent head injury suggests that it is a notable risk factor in children as well as adults in the occurrence of psychogenic seizures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nocturnal sleep recording with cassette EEG in chronic headaches
    M E Drake
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus
    Headache 30:600-3. 1990
    ..Four-channel sleep recording may miss contributory sleep apnea, but nonetheless cassette EEG may facilitate outpatient evaluation of refractory headaches...
  11. ncbi request reprint Zonisamide prophylaxis in refractory pediatric headache
    Ann Pakalnis
    Neurology Division, Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Headache 46:804-7. 2006
    ..Currently, no medications are approved for pediatric headache prophylaxis in the United States. Zonisamide is an antiepileptic drug with preliminary studies suggesting some efficacy in the adult headache population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Levetiracetam prophylaxis in pediatric migraine--an open-label study
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Neurology, Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Headache 47:427-30. 2007
    ..Migraine is common in the pediatric population. Levetiracetam, an anti-epileptic drug, has shown some efficacy in small prospective adult headache studies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nonmigraine headaches in adolescents
    Ann Pakalnis
    Departments of Clinical Pediatrics and Neurology, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Adolesc Med 13:433-42. 2002
    ..The important distinction for the clinician is determination of headache as a symptom of another illness or a primary chronic headache disorder...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of psychiatric and behavioral disorders in pediatric migraine
    Ann Pakalnis
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Columbus, OH 43205, and Department of Psychology, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH, USA
    Headache 45:590-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether behavioral and psychiatric disorders occur more frequently in school-age children with migraine headache. To also elucidate treatment response related to comorbid psychiatric or behavioral diagnosis...