Intended for healthcare professionals

Evidence That Really Matters

Ice cream evoked headaches (ICE-H) study: randomised trial of accelerated versus cautious ice cream eating regimen

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: (Published 21 December 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1445

Infallible technique

Over the years I too have developed a technique for avoiding ICE-H
which now approaches a 100% success rate. It also avoids offensive side
effects such as selective anaphylaxis (swelling of the thigh region).
Don't eat it.

Competing interests:  
None declared

Competing interests: No competing interests

28 December 2002
Alex J Psirides
Registrar,Intensive Care Medicine
Wellington Hospital, New Zealand