Occipital nerve stimulation in medically intractable, chronic cluster headache. The ICON study: Rationale and protocol of a randomised trial

Leopoldine A. Wilbrink*, Onno P. M. Teernstra, Joost Haan, Erik W. van Zwet, Silvia M. A. A. Evers, Geert H. Spincemaille, Peter H. Veltink, Wim Mulleners, Ronald Brand, Frank J. P. M. Huygen, Rigmor H. Jensen, Koen Paemeleire, Peter J. Goadsby, Veerle Visser-Vandewalle, Michel D. Ferrari

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1238-1247
Issue number15
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2013


  • Cluster headache
  • occipital nerve stimulation
  • ICON study
  • chronic cluster headache
  • study protocol
  • Trial registration: Clinical trials
  • gov NCT01151631

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