International Medical Journal, Vol. 16., Iss. 3, 2010, P. 16−24.
THE ROLE OF CERVICAL FACTOR IN THE ORIGIN OF HEADACHE AND VERTIGO
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The role of cervical factor in the pathogenesis of headache and dizziness is analyzed. The role of myofascial dysfunction and biomechanical disorders of the spinal column in development of cephalgic and ataxic syndromes as well as the place of medicinal and non−medicinal therapy in their treatment are shown.
Key words: cervicogenic headache, cervical vertigo, myofascial dysfunction.