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  • A review of the use of stellate ganglion block in the treatment of PTSD.

  • Lipov E, Ritchie EC. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2015 Aug;17(8):599. doi: 10.1007/s11920-015-0599-4. PMID: 26073361 Review.

  • The Successful Use of Left-sided Stellate Ganglion Block in Patients That Fail to Respond to Right-sided Stellate Ganglion Block for the Treatment of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms: A Retrospective Analysis of 205 Patients.Mulvaney SW, Lynch JH, Curtis KE, Ibrahim TS. Mil Med. 2022 Jul 1;187(7-8):e826-e829. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usab056. PMID: 33580677

  • Nabilone for the Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines [Internet].Cowling T, MacDougall D. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health; 2019 Feb 20. PMID: 31553551 Free Books & Documents. Review.

  • The Efficacy of the Stellate Ganglion Block as a Treatment Modality for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Active Duty Combat Veterans: A Pilot Program Evaluation.Odosso RJ, Petta L. Mil Med. 2021 Jul 1;186(7-8):e796-e803. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usaa246. PMID: 33242072

  • Possible Reversal of PTSD-Related DNA Methylation by Sympathetic Blockade.Lipov EG, Candido K, Ritchie EC. J Mol Neurosci. 2017 May;62(1):67-72. doi: 10.1007/s12031-017-0911-3. Epub 2017 Mar 31. PMID: 28364364 Review.

  • Effects of stellate-ganglion block on hot flushes and night awakenings in survivors of breast cancer: a pilot study. Lipov EG, Joshi JR, Sanders S, Wilcox K, Lipov S, Xie H, Maganini R, Slavin K. Lancet Oncol. 2008 Jun;9(6):523-32. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(08)70131-1. Epub 2008 May 15. PMID: 18485819 Clinical Trial.

  • Stellate ganglion block for treating hot flashes: a viable treatment option or sham procedure?Guttuso T Jr. Maturitas. 2013 Nov;76(3):221-4. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2013.08.001. Epub 2013 Aug 20. PMID: 24021996 Review.

  • Stellate ganglion block may relieve hot flashes by interrupting the sympathetic nervous system. Lipov EG, Lipov S, Joshi JR, Santucci VD, Slavin KV, Beck Vigue SG. Med Hypotheses. 2007;69(4):758-63. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2007.01.082. Epub 2007 Apr 10. PMID: 17425958

  • Efficacy of stellate ganglion blockade for the management of type 1 complex regional pain syndrome. Ackerman WE, Zhang JM. South Med J. 2006 Oct;99(10):1084-8. doi: 10.1097/01.smj.0000233257.76957.b2. PMID: 17100029 Clinical Tria

  • Decreased Frequency of Mental Workload-Induced Subjective Hot Flashes Through Gum Massage: An Open-Label, Self-Controlled Crossover Trial. Ichinose K, Tateyama-Makino R, Miyajima A, Morishita S, Iwamoto T, Yamamoto Y. Womens Health Rep (New Rochelle). 2022 Mar 8;3(1):335-343. doi: 10.1089/whr.2021.0094. eCollection 2022. PMID: 35415716 Free PMC article.

  • Stellate Ganglion Blockade: an Intervention for the Management of Ventricular Arrhythmias. Ganesh A, Qadri YJ, Boortz-Marx RL, Al-Khatib SM, Harpole DH Jr, Katz JN, Koontz JI, Mathew JP, Ray ND, Sun AY, Tong BC, Ulloa L, Piccini JP, Fudim M. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2020 Oct 23;22(12):100. doi: 10.1007/s11906-020-01111-8. PMID: 33097982 Free PMC article. Review.

  • Menopause and Brain Health: Hormonal Changes Are Only Part of the Story. Maki PM, Thurston RC. Front Neurol. 2020 Sep 23;11:562275. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2020.562275. eCollection 2020. PMID: 33071945 Free PMC article. Review.

  • Comparison of the effects of stellate ganglion block and paroxetine on hot flashes and sleep disturbance in breast cancer survivors. Rahimzadeh P, Imani F, Nafissi N, Ebrahimi B, Faiz SHR. Cancer Manag Res. 2018 Oct 26;10:4831-4837. doi: 10.2147/CMAR.S173511. eCollection 2018. PMID: 30464591 Free PMC article.

  • Stellate Ganglion Block for the Treatment of Hot Flashes in Patients with Breast Cancer: A Literature Review. Guirguis M, Abdelmalak J, Jusino E, Hansen MR, Girgis GE. Ochsner J. 2015 Summer;15(2):162-9. PMID: 26130979 Free PMC article. Review.

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