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Migraine

Current Perspectives on Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension without Papilloedema.

Jun 03, 2021

The pseudotumor cerebri syndrome embraces disorders characterised by raised intracranial pressure, where the commonest symptom is headache (90%). Idiopathic intracranial hypertension without papilloed...

Hypervigilance, Allostatic Load, and Migraine Prevention: Antibodies to CGRP or Receptor.

Jun 03, 2021

Migraine involves brain hypersensitivity with episodic dysfunction triggered by behavioral or physiological stressors. During an acute migraine attack the trigeminal nerve is activated (peripheral sen...

Predictors of Improvement in Pediatric Chronic Migraine: Results from the Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Amitriptyline Trial.

May 27, 2021

Explore predictors of improvement in headache days and migraine-related disability through a secondary analysis of the cognitive-behavioral therapy plus amitriptyline trial in children and adolescents...

Burden of migraine and unmet needs from the patients' perspective: a survey across 11 specialized headache clinics in Korea.

May 27, 2021

Migraine is a neurological, primary headache disorder affecting more than 1 billion people worldwide, with a multi-faceted burden that can significantly impact the everyday life of a patient, both dur...

InterMiG: international differences in the therapeutic approach to migraine patients in specialized headache centers.

May 27, 2021

There is currently a wide therapeutic arsenal for migraine patients, without a single first-line preventive drug and we choose the different available alternatives taking into account comorbidities, n...

Impact of COVID-19 on chronic migraine treated with erenumab: a case report.

May 24, 2021

Headache is a frequent symptom of the novel coronavirus 19 disease (COVID-19). To date, there are limited information on how COVID-19 affects migraine and its treatment.A 47-year-old patient, sufferin...

Patient experience of telemedicine for headache care during the COVID-19 pandemic: An American Migraine Foundation survey study.

May 24, 2021

We sought to investigate the patient experience of telemedicine for headache care during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.The use of telemedicine has rapidly expanded and evolved since...

Diagnosis and Management of Headaches in the Emergency Department (ED) in Adults and Children.

May 20, 2021

Headache accounts for a significant number of cases presenting to the Emergency Department (ED) and has a high societal cost, contributed by recurrent ED and clinic visits, and unnecessary diagnostic ...

Noninvasive Neuromodulation in Headache: An Update.

May 20, 2021

Migraine is a common disabling primary headache condition. Although strives have been made in treatment, there remains an unmet need for safe, effective acute, and preventative treatments. The promisi...

Role of Greater Occipital Nerve Block in Headache Disorders: A Narrative Review.

May 20, 2021

The proximity of sensory neurons in the upper cervical spinal cord to the trigeminal nucleus caudalis (TNC) neurons and the convergence of sensory input to TNC neurons from both cervical and trigemina...

Own experience in the diagnosis and treatment of elongated styloid process syndrome.

May 06, 2021

<b>Introduction:</b> The aim of the study was to present selected cases with Eagle's syndrome diagnosed and treated at the Department of Otolaryngology, Laryngological Oncology, Audiology ...

The impact of Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on migraine disorder.

May 06, 2021

To evaluate the impact of the Coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on patients with migraine.Self-reported data from a migraine tracking smartphone application, Migraine Buddy, were used. D...

Galcanezumab Provides Consistent Efficacy Throughout the Dosing Interval Among Patients with Episodic and Chronic Migraine: A Post Hoc Analysis.

May 06, 2021

The consistency of the treatment effect of galcanezumab throughout the dosing interval is examined in patients with episodic and chronic migraine.This study was a post hoc analysis of clinical trial d...

Trans-Nasal High-Flow Dry Gas Reduces Migraine Pain

May 03, 2021

“Migraine headaches affect more than 12% of the United States population, mostly females, and result in significant impairment of quality of life and loss of productivity,” explains Rushil Shah, M...

The burden attributable to headache disorders in children and adolescents in Lithuania: estimates from a national schools-based study.

Apr 15, 2021

We recently showed headache to be common in children (aged 7-11 years) and adolescents (aged 12-17) in Lithuania. Here we provide evidence from the same study of the headache-attributable burden.Fol...

Contributions of aversive environmental stress to migraine chronification: Research update of migraine pathophysiology.

Apr 15, 2021

Clinical studies have suggested that internal and/or external aversive cues may produce a negative affective-motivational component whereby maladaptive responses (plasticity) of dural afferent neurons...

Drug interactions and risks associated with the use of triptans, ditans and monoclonal antibodies in migraine.

Apr 15, 2021

The aim of this study was to review current evidence concerning potential risks and interactions associated with concomitant use of drugs indicated for the abortive treatment of migraine, namely tript...

Comparison of pregnenolone sulfate, pregnanolone and estradiol levels between patients with menstrually-related migraine and controls: an exploratory study.

Mar 25, 2021

Neurosteroids affect the balance between neuroexcitation and neuroinhibition but have been little studied in migraine. We compared the serum levels of pregnenolone sulfate, pregnanolone and estradiol ...

Headache - A Window to Dementia: An Unexpected Twist.

Mar 25, 2021

Migraine and other types of headaches have several symptoms associated with them. The association between migraine and dementia has been considered. It is a topic of discussion and appears to be multi...

Stroke-Like Migraine Attacks After Radiation Therapy (SMART) Syndrome: A Comprehensive Review.

Mar 25, 2021

SMART syndrome is a delayed complication of cranial irradiation that can be misconstrued as tumor recurrence or some other intracranial neurological disease. Recognition of this clinical syndrome is i...