Prominent publications by Donatella Ragusa
The objective was to determine the frequency of headache subtypes, according to International Headache Society (IHS) criteria, in a population of children below 6 years visiting a Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache in Youth. Medical records of the children below 6 years at their first visit, admitted for headache between 1997 and 2003, were studied. Headache was classified according to the IHS criteria 2004. Children with less than three headache attacks or less than 15 days ...
|Also Ranks for: 6 Years | children headache | ihs criteria | male migraine | medical records|
BACKGROUND: Headache is a frequent occurrence among children and adolescents, and one of the most common causes of medical consultation. While serious conditions presenting headache as the chief complaint are not common in the pediatric population, enormous sums are invested to perform very expensive and often unnecessary diagnostic investigations. Pediatricians should adopt a flexible and diversified diagnostic/therapeutic approach and, at the same time, should not forget to take into ...
|Also Ranks for: Expectations Consultation | attitudes practice humans | symptomatic treatment | female headache | diagnostic therapeutic|
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BACKGROUND: Previous studies have suggested a relationship between 'red ear syndrome' (RES) and pediatric migraine. Aims of this study were (i) to assess the frequency, specificity and sensitivity of RES in a population of pediatric migraineurs and (ii) to establish the pathophysiological mechanisms of RES associated with migraine.
METHODS AND RESULTS: A total of 226 children suffering from headache (aged 4-17 years) were enrolled. One hundred and seventy-two (76.4%) were affected by ...
|Also Ranks for: Ear Syndrome | primary headaches | res migraine | disorders prevalence | diseases female|
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|Also Ranks for: Alien Hand | aura case | humans migraine | movement disorders|
Donatella Ragusa: Influence Statistics
|vomiting male gender||#4|
|226 children suffering||#4|
|primary headaches res||#4|
|res male gender||#4|
|res pediatric migraine||#4|
|juvenile primary headaches||#6|
|throbbing quality pain||#9|
|highly specific sign||#14|
|allodynia female humans||#28|
|ear syndrome res||#30|
|idiopathic stabbing headache||#45|
|migraine primary headaches||#57|
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Donatella Ragusa:Expert Impact
Concepts for whichDonatella Ragusahas direct influence:Ear syndrome, Primary headaches, Idiopathic stabbing headache, Res migraine, Juvenile primary headaches, Male migraine, Children 6 years, Osmophobia allodynia.
Donatella Ragusa:KOL impact
Concepts related to the work of other authors for whichfor which Donatella Ragusa has influence:Ear syndrome, Primary headaches, Migraine aura, Chronic daily headache, Sodium valproate, Cranial autonomic symptoms.
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