AHS 2017

Migraine Premonitory Signs in Pediatric Patients

Migraine Premonitory Signs in Pediatric Patients

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Children with headache and migraine, particularly girls younger than12 years of age, experience premonitory signs.

Allodynia May Affect Treatment Response to Acute Migraine

Allodynia May Affect Treatment Response to Acute Migraine

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The understanding of the mechanisms of allodynia, a frequent migraine comorbidity, is essential to the treatment of both conditions as allodynia can be disabling and may affect the response to migraine treatment.

The Role of Catastrophizing in Pediatric Migraine

The Role of Catastrophizing in Pediatric Migraine

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Concordance or discordance in pain catastrophizing between parents and children may impact pain coping in children with migraine.

Zolmitriptan Nasal Spray Treats Adolescent Migraine Across Age Groups

Zolmitriptan Nasal Spray Treats Adolescent Migraine Across Age Groups

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Zolmitriptan nasal spray may be beneficial in the treatment of migraines in adolescents.

The State of Funding for Migraine Research

The State of Funding for Migraine Research

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NINDS program director urged clinicians, researchers, and clinician-scientists to submit grant applications to the NIH, as very few are submitted in the field of migraine and headache research.

Single-Pulse Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Effective for Migraine Prophylaxis

Single-Pulse Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Effective for Migraine Prophylaxis

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Single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation may represent an effective prophylactic treatment for migraine.

Erenumab Safe, Efficient, as Prophylactic for Episodic Migraine

Erenumab Safe, Efficient, as Prophylactic for Episodic Migraine

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Erenumab may represent a safe and efficacious prophylactic treatment for episodic migraine.

Migraine Location, Quality Different in Pediatric vs Adult Populations

Migraine Location, Quality Different in Pediatric vs Adult Populations

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Children may exhibit different patterns of migraine location and quality compared with adolescents and adults.

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