Linda Peckel

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Confronting Postdural Puncture Headache in Clinical Practice

Confronting Postdural Puncture Headache in Clinical Practice

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Nonpharmacological strategies, including bed rest, have a lack of evidence supporting their use in the treatment of postdural puncture headache.

Addressing Migraine That Mimics Stroke

Addressing Migraine That Mimics Stroke

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Neurology Advisor spoke with Dr Peter McAllister about how to best discern migraine with aura from stroke.

Headache in Older Adults: Unique Causes and Treatments

Headache in Older Adults: Unique Causes and Treatments

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It is important for clinicians to quickly and accurately determine potential underlying causes and to prescribe treatments that take into account comorbidities and medications that older patients may be taking for them.

The Symbiosis of Headache and Sleep

The Symbiosis of Headache and Sleep

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Clinicians discuss the clinical implications of headache and comorbid sleep disturbances.

Clarifying Cardiovascular Risk in Migraine

Clarifying Cardiovascular Risk in Migraine

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Although the main risks associated with migraine include ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, new evidence suggests that the risks for venous thromboembolism and atrial fibrillation — but not heart failure or peripheral artery disease — are also higher.

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