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Pediatric Episodic Syndromes Associated With Migraine: Expert Q&A (Part II)

Pediatric Episodic Syndromes Associated With Migraine: Expert Q&A (Part II)

Nearly 10% of pediatric patients with migraine also experience various episodic syndromes. Drs Amy Gelfand and Diana Lebron weigh in on what to look for to help you achieve the right diagnosis.

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Acute Oxygen Therapy for Cluster Headahce Not Prohibitively Expensive

Acute Oxygen Therapy for Cluster Headahce Not Prohibitively Expensive

The current costs of medical grade oxygen for treating cluster headache are not "prohibitively expensive."

Non-Invasive Magnetic Device Approved by FDA for Migraine Tx

Non-Invasive Magnetic Device Approved by FDA for Migraine Tx

The FDA's clearance was based on review of the post-marketing ESPOUSE Study that included 132 patients with migraine.

Trends in Complimentary and Integrative Medicine for Migraine Management

Trends in Complimentary and Integrative Medicine for Migraine Management

Several CIM methods bring value and their integration into a headache management plan in the clinical setting empowers patients' healing process.

Opioids as Migraine Treatment Grossly Overused

Opioids as Migraine Treatment Grossly Overused

There are nearly as many migraine patients receiving opioids as there are patients receiving level A abortive medications.

Using Perceived Stress to Predict Episodic Migraine Attacks

Using Perceived Stress to Predict Episodic Migraine Attacks

Future predictive models may need to include other migraine risk factors to enhance predictive accuracy.

CSF Pressure Not Directly Linked to Headache in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

CSF Pressure Not Directly Linked to Headache in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

The study group concluded that the current recommendation for CSF pressure reduction therapy to relieve headaches attributed to IIH should be removed from the International Classification of Headache Disorders 3b criteria.

Cognitive Decline Associated With Depression, Sleep Quality in Migraineurs

Cognitive Decline Associated With Depression, Sleep Quality in Migraineurs

Depression, anxiety, and poor sleep quality are associated with subjective cognitive decline in patients with migraine.

Higher Altitude Tied to Increased Migraine Prevalence, Symptoms

Higher Altitude Tied to Increased Migraine Prevalence, Symptoms

The migraines were not likely associated with acute altitude syndrome, as the participants were conditioned to living in the low-oxygen environment.

Preemptive Acetaminophen Administration May Reduce Headache After Electroconvulsive Therapy

Preemptive Acetaminophen Administration May Reduce Headache After Electroconvulsive Therapy

Pretreatment with acetaminophen reduced the incidence and severity of headaches associated with electroconvulsive therapy.

Migraine Drug Lasmiditan Effective in Phase 3 Study

Migraine Drug Lasmiditan Effective in Phase 3 Study

There were positive results from a phase 3 trial (SPARTAN) of the first-in-class drug lasmiditan for the acute treatment of migraine.

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