Cluster headache

All information about cluster headache research, cluster headache diagnostics and cluster headache therapy

August 10, 2021 August 10, 2021

CLUSTER HEADACHES 2021 – September 11th, 2021 in Kiel

The anniversary congress on the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Federal Association of Cluster Headache Self-Help Groups (CSG) eV Suicide headache, orphan of medicine, headache nameless: The names testify to the time when the medical care system hardly knew cluster headache, did not diagnose it and [ ...]

May 13, 2021 May 13, 2021

Corticoids and vaccination against SARS-CoV-2

How do corticoids affect vaccination against SARS-CoV-2 for migraines, cluster headaches and other headaches? Therapy with prednisolone and other corticoids ("cortisone"), for example for the treatment of status migraenosus, cluster headaches or for the treatment of rebound headaches during a [...]

April 17, 2018 April 17, 2018

Doc Esser: Dr. Heinz-Wilhelm Esser meets headache patients

Headaches are a common problem. 54 million people in Germany are affected. Dr. Heinz-Wilhelm Esser meets headache patients. During his visit to the Kiel Pain Clinic, he found out about, among other things, the causes of migraines and headaches, [...]

May 2, 2016 May 2, 2016

Supply difficulties for sumatriptan auto-injector ended

Patients with cluster headaches and severe migraine attacks rely on the use of sumatriptan 6 mg using an auto-injector (pen). The active substance is dispensed from a cartridge using a ballpoint pen-like device at the push of a button.

March 21, 2016 March 21, 2016

March 21: Cluster Headache Day

Spring is generally associated with positive feelings. However, there are people who are very concerned about this time of year: people who suffer from cluster headaches and their families. Episodic cluster headaches now break out particularly frequently with [...]

January 12, 2016 January 12, 2016

Headache live chat on January 12, 2016 with Prof. Göbel

Below you can read the results of the chat on January 12, 2016 with Prof. Göbel. This link leads directly to the chat group: Live chat with Prof. Göbel on January 12, 2016 Julia January 11, 2016 at 12:01 p.m. Hello Mr. [...]

September 30, 2015 September 30, 2015

Kiel Cluster Headache Conference: Care in Europe 2015

Greetings from Hermann Gröhe International headache researchers and those affected will meet from September 4th. to September 6th, 2015 in Kiel for the European Cluster Headache Conference 2015. The conference will take place under the patronage of Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament, at [...]

March 12, 2014 March 12, 2014

DGS practice guideline: Primary headache disorders

The DGS practice guidelines are a project of the German Society for Pain Medicine eV (DGS) and the German Pain League eV (DSL). The purpose is to produce information on the basis of comprehensive research and analysis of the available scientific data as well as [...]

February 21, 2014 February 21, 2014

Center for Rare Headache Disorders

Among the 363 main headache diagnoses that are classified today, in addition to the common diseases migraine and tension-type headache, there are a number of very rare headache disorders. These include, in particular, episodic and chronic cluster headaches (CK), which [...]

February 2, 2014 February 2, 2014

ONS instructions and emergency ID card

ONS service material ONS brief instructions - IPG ONS IPG supine position Notes for emergencies ONS IPG Prone position Notes for emergencies For patients with treatment-resistant chronic migraine pain that does not respond adequately to other treatment methods, [...]

January 4, 2014 January 4, 2014

Networking and self-help:

The Internet community enables in-depth networking and exchange of experiences on all topics relating to migraine and headaches. In the age of the Internet, active self-help and independent information gathering are becoming more and more important. Our healthcare system allows [...]

November 5, 2013 November 5, 2013

Migraine and Headache Masterclass 2013

Recognized by the Schleswig-Holstein Medical Association with 10 training points, category A Diagnosis and therapy of chronic migraine and headache disorders A training event of the nationwide headache treatment network and the migraine and headache center at the Kiel Pain Clinic Time: [...]

August 27, 2013 August 27, 2013

New publication: Further training in pain medicine

Topics in pain medicine – for further education and training Would you like to find out about changes, innovations, current topics or trends in your field? Do you want practical information that is presented clearly and understandably? You are facing [...]

June 22, 2013 June 22, 2013

Headache Classification III Beta released

In June 2013, the International Headache Society (IHS) released the beta version of the 3rd edition of the International Headache Classification (ICHD-IIIβ). In recent years, numerous new findings have been made regarding the diagnosis and classification [...]