Morris Levin

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Migraine-tic syndrome: a case report of a new headache type
    M Levin
    Department of Medicine, Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Cephalalgia 24:72-3. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Horton's disease: past and present
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 9:259-63. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Changing the face of pain management. Mechanism-based treatment most likely to succeed
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:45-8. 2004
  4. pmc Nerve blocks in the treatment of headache
    Morris Levin
    Department of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 7:197-203. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic daily headache and the revised international headache society classification
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 8:59-65. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The many causes of headache. Migraine, vascular, drug-induced, and more
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Postgrad Med 112:67-8, 71-2, 75-6 passim. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Greater occipital nerve block for migraine and other headaches: is it useful?
    Avi Ashkenazi
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Headache Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Gibbon Building, Suite 8130, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 11:231-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Herbal treatment of headache
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Headache 52:76-80. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Laughing headache: a novel type of triggered headache with response to divalproex sodium
    Morris Levin
    Department of Medicine, Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Headache 43:801-3. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Teaching case--headache in the emergency room: a review
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Headache 48:988-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Migraine-tic syndrome: a case report of a new headache type
    M Levin
    Department of Medicine, Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Cephalalgia 24:72-3. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Horton's disease: past and present
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 9:259-63. 2005
    ..This article discusses the evolution of medical understanding of the disease, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and modern treatment options...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changing the face of pain management. Mechanism-based treatment most likely to succeed
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:45-8. 2004
    ..Persistent pain in the right arm and scapula prompted physical therapy and pharmacologic treatment, neither of which was helpful. Epidural corticosteroid treatment was only transiently effective...
  4. pmc Nerve blocks in the treatment of headache
    Morris Levin
    Department of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Neurotherapeutics 7:197-203. 2010
    ..Although definitive studies examining the usefulness of nerve blocks are lacking, reports suggest that this area deserves further attention in the hope of acquiring evidence of effectiveness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Chronic daily headache and the revised international headache society classification
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 8:59-65. 2004
    ..This article provides a review of thinking about the nature of primary CDH and how ICHD II attempts to organize this category for much needed research purposes...
  6. ncbi request reprint The many causes of headache. Migraine, vascular, drug-induced, and more
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Postgrad Med 112:67-8, 71-2, 75-6 passim. 2002
    ..Dr Levin reviews the major types of headache as categorized by the International Headache Society and provides a list of red flags that may signal a secondary headache...
  7. ncbi request reprint Greater occipital nerve block for migraine and other headaches: is it useful?
    Avi Ashkenazi
    Department of Neurology, Jefferson Headache Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 111 South 11th Street, Gibbon Building, Suite 8130, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 11:231-5. 2007
    ..Despite a favorable clinical experience, little evidence exists for the efficacy of GON block in migraine treatment. Controlled studies are needed to better assess the role of GON block in the treatment of migraine and other headaches...
  8. doi request reprint Herbal treatment of headache
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Headache 52:76-80. 2012
    ..As for mechanisms behind botanical treatments, the lack of funding for studying these agents will continue to retard progress in this area as well, but hopefully the future will bring more concentrated efforts in this field...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laughing headache: a novel type of triggered headache with response to divalproex sodium
    Morris Levin
    Department of Medicine, Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756 0001, USA
    Headache 43:801-3. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Teaching case--headache in the emergency room: a review
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Headache 48:988-90. 2008
  11. doi request reprint Refractory headache: classification and nomenclature
    Morris Levin
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Neurology, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Headache 48:783-90. 2008
    ..Two "best" options for adding the disorder "refractory migraine" to the ICHD are presented along with an illustrative case example...
  12. ncbi request reprint Headache Caused by Giant Cell Arteritis
    Thomas N Ward
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Treat Options Neurol 6:499-505. 2004
    ..New-onset headache or worsening headache in a patient older than 50 years should raise the possibility of GCA and appropriate therapeutic and diagnostic measures should be begun promptly...
  13. doi request reprint Opioids in headache
    Morris Levin
    Department of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Headache 54:12-21. 2014
    ..It will mainly focus on 2 topics: the use of opioid medication for the acute treatment of migraine attacks and continuous prophylactic use for refractory chronic migraine. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint A retrospective, comparative study on the frequency of abuse in migraine and chronic daily headache
    B Lee Peterlin
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Headache 47:397-401. 2007
    ..To assess and contrast the relative frequency of a past history of physical and/or sexual abuse in patients with chronic daily headache (CDH) versus migraine...
  15. ncbi request reprint Teaching case: Cervicogenic headache
    Morris Levin
    Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Headache 47:635-6; discussion 637-8. 2007
  16. doi request reprint Making a headache practice work: the elements of diagnosis and coding headache medicine
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Headache 48:491-6. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and pathophysiology of migraine
    Thomas N Ward
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:383-90. 2004
    ..With approximately 10% of the public suffering from migraine and with most of these cases remaining undiagnosed, it is likely that this segment of the healthcare market will continue to expand in the future...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ophthalmoplegic migraine
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 8:306-9. 2004
    ..Optimal prophylactic and acute treatment is still unclear, but migraine prophylactic medications such as b blockers and calcium channel blockers have been proposed. Steroids have been used with mixed results...
  19. ncbi request reprint The acute severe headache--assessment and treatment
    Morris Levin
    Section of Neurology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Compr Ther 28:235-43. 2002
    ..History and physical examinations are essential. Neuroimaging, laboratory analysis, and imaging may also be necessary. Diagnosis and therapy for primary and secondary headaches are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Three common neuralgias. How to manage trigeminal, occipital, and postherpetic pain
    Avi Ashkenazi
    Jefferson Headache Center, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Postgrad Med 116:16-8, 21-4, 31-2 passim. 2004
    ..In this article, Drs Ashkenazi and Levin outline the pathologic mechanisms of pain in these common neuralgias and discuss individually tailored pharmacologic and surgical approaches to their treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache treatment dilemmas: the experts respond
    Elizabeth Loder
    1153 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 11:141-7. 2007
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