Treating the Headache Patient / Edition 1

Treating the Headache Patient / Edition 1

by Roger Cady
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824791096

ISBN-13: 9780824791094

Pub. Date: 10/11/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Valuable to both general practitioners and specialists, this outstanding reference provides a thorough overview of the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and diagnosis of migraine headache and suggests a model for comprehensive headache management-considering the impact of migraine on individual sufferers and society at large.
Analyzes the interrelationships between

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Overview

Valuable to both general practitioners and specialists, this outstanding reference provides a thorough overview of the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and diagnosis of migraine headache and suggests a model for comprehensive headache management-considering the impact of migraine on individual sufferers and society at large.
Analyzes the interrelationships between headache types, including chronic, cluster, and transformed headache!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824791094
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/11/1994
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

What is Migraine?

Introduction, Roger K. Cady and Kenneth L. Everett Complexities of Presentation and Pathogenesis of Migraine Headache, James R. Couch, Jr.
Epidemiology of Migraine, Paul Stang and Jane T. Osterhaus Impact of Migraine, Richard B. Lipton and Walter F. Stewart Migraine Transformation and Chronic Daily Headache, Ninan T. Mathew

Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment

Diagnosis of Headache, Roger K. Cady Perspectives on Headache Management: Concepts and Commentary, Roger K. Cady Drug Treatment of Acute Migraine, Seymour Solomon and Richard B. Lipton Serotonin, Receptors, and Migraine, Anthony W. Fox Selective Serotonin-Receptor Medications: Dihydroergotamine and Sumatriptan, Egilius L. H. Spierings Prophylactic Pharmacology for Migraine, Joseph D. Sargent

Other Headache Disorders

Cluster Headache and Variant Syndromes, Lee Kudrow and David Kudrow Chronic Daily Headache and Myofascial Pain Syndromes: Pathophysiology and Treatment, Gary W. Jay Spinally Mediated Headache, C. Norman Shealy Temporomandibular Disorders for the Primary-Care Physician, Michael L. Gelb

Behavioral Aspects

Psychological Aspects of Headache, Randall E. Weeks and Steven Baskin Biofeedback and the Treatment of Headache, Kathleen Farmer

Consultation and Future Directions

Headache Specialists and Headache Clinics, Robert Smith Future Developments in Headache Therapy, Roger K. Cady and Donna L. Gutterman

Appendix: International Headache Society Classification Criteria

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