This workshop provides a scientific review on the effectiveness of hypnosis and electroacupuncture associated in the treatment of tension-type headache, as a non-invasive therapy. Treatment of a headache depends on the underlying etiology or cause. Tension headache: Most patients self-treat this type of headache with OTC medications. Reductions in stress with clinical hypnosis and changes in daily living activities designed to reduce the frequency and intensity of episodes are recommended. Acupuncture is often used for tension-type headache prophylaxis, to reduce pain and muscular tension.

Clinical Hypnosis and Electro-Acupuncture in the Treatment of Tension Type Headache: a non-invasive approach

Brugnoli, Maria Paola;SCHWEIGER, Vittorio;POLATI, Enrico
2013-01-01

Abstract

This workshop provides a scientific review on the effectiveness of hypnosis and electroacupuncture associated in the treatment of tension-type headache, as a non-invasive therapy. Treatment of a headache depends on the underlying etiology or cause. Tension headache: Most patients self-treat this type of headache with OTC medications. Reductions in stress with clinical hypnosis and changes in daily living activities designed to reduce the frequency and intensity of episodes are recommended. Acupuncture is often used for tension-type headache prophylaxis, to reduce pain and muscular tension.
Clinical Hypnosis, Electro-Acupuncture, Tension Type Headache
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