Resources

  • References


    Chole R, Pati R, et al. Drug treatment of trigeminal neuralgia: a systematic review of the literature.
    J Oral Maxillfac Surg. 2007; 65:40-45.


    Gorgulho A, DeSalles A. Trigeminal neuralgia: impact of radiosurgery on the surgical treatment of trigeminal neuralgia.
    Surgical Neurology. 2006;66:350-356.


    Kalkanis SN, Eskandar EN, et al.
    Microvascular decompression surgery in the United States, 1996-2000: mortality rates, morbidity rates, and the effects of hospital and surgeon volumes.
    Neurosurgery. 2003;52:1251-1261.


    NINDS trigeminal neuralgia information page.
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/trigeminal%5Fneuralgia/trigeminal%5Fneuralgia.htm.
    Updated November 30, 2012. Accessed June 28, 2013.


    Pollock BE, Ecker RD. A prospective cost-effectiveness study of trigeminal neuralgia surgery.
    Clin J Pain. 2005;21:317-22.


    Trigeminal neuralgia. American Academy of Neurological Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://www.aans.org/Patient%20Information/Conditions%20and%20Treatments/Trigeminal%20Neuralgia.aspx.
    Updated August 2012. Accessed June 28, 2013.


    Trigeminal neuralgia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated December 29, 2012. Accessed June 28, 2013.


    Viel M. Pregabalin for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia.
    Am Fam Physician.
    2008;78:808.


    11/29/2006 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php: Kanai A, Saito M, et al.
    Subcutaneous sumatriptan for refractory trigeminal neuralgia.
    Headache. 2006;46:577-582.

  • Resources

    American Chronic Pain Association

    http://www.theacpa.org

    The Facial Pain Association

    http://www.fpa-support.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The Canadian Trigeminal Neuralgia Association

    http://www.catna.ca