Chapter 13. Migraine

  1. Richard Hughes7,
  2. Michael Brainin8 and
  3. Nils Erik Gilhus9
  1. S. Evers1,
  2. J. Áfra2,
  3. A. Frese1,
  4. P. J. Goadsby3,
  5. M. Linde4,
  6. A. May5 and
  7. P. S. Sándor6

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753279.ch13

European Handbook of Neurological Management

European Handbook of Neurological Management

How to Cite

Evers, S., Áfra, J., Frese, A., Goadsby, P. J., Linde, M., May, A. and Sándor, P. S. (2006) Migraine, in European Handbook of Neurological Management (eds R. Hughes, M. Brainin and N. E. Gilhus), Blackwell Publishing, Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753279.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 7

    Professor of Neurology, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK

  2. 8

    Professor of Clinical Neurology, Donauklinikum Gugging and Donau-Universität, Krems, Austria

  3. 9

    Professor of Neurology, University of Bergen and Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Neurology, University of Münster, Germany

  2. 2

    National Institute of Neurosurgery, Budapest, Hungary

  3. 3

    Headache Group, Institute of Neurology, the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom

  4. 4

    Cephalea Pain Center, Läkarhuset Södra vägen, Gothenburg, Sweden

  5. 5

    Department of Neurology, University of Hamburg, Germany

  6. 6

    Department of Neurology, University of Zurich, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130509

Online ISBN: 9780470753279

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Keywords:

  • migraine;
  • non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs;
  • diagnosis;
  • abdominal migraine;
  • migrainous infarction

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Objectives

  • Background

  • Search strategy

  • Method for reaching consensus

  • Clinical aspects

  • Epidemiology

  • Diagnosis

  • Drug treatment of migraine attacks

  • Migraine prophylaxis

  • Specific situations