Monday, September 19th
Headache and Orofacial Pain
Nerve Blocks for the Management of Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain
In this station, the speaker will review the mechanism of action, indications, contraindications, dosing, side effects, and techniques associated with the use of infiltrations and nerve blocks for the management of trigeminal neuropathic pain. The speaker will review in detail auriculotemporal nerve blocks (using the intraarticular technique), infraorbital nerve block, and nasopalatine and greater palatine nerve blocks.
Professor Annika Rosen
Professor, senior consultant
University of Bergen,Haukeland University Hospital