Resources

  • References


    Epilepsy symptoms. Mayo Clinic website. Available at:
    http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/epilepsy/ds00342/dsection=symptoms. Updated April 28, 2011. Accessed July 24, 2012.


    Gilmore B, Michael M. Treatment of acute migraine headache.
    Am Fam Physician.
    2011:83(3):271-280.


    Migraine in adults. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated June 13, 2012. Accessed July 24, 2012.


    Migraine prophylaxis: prescription medications. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 10, 2012. Accessed July 24, 2012.


    NINDS migraine information page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/migraine/migraine.htm.
    Updated July 6, 2012. Accessed July 24, 2012.


    Warning signs of stroke. National Stroke Association website. Available at:
    http://www.stroke.org/site/PageServer?pagename=symp. Accessed July 24, 2012.


    12/16/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Jena S, Witt CM, Brinkhaus B, Wegscheider K, Willich SN. Acupuncture in patients with headache.
    Cephalalgia.
    2008;28:969-979.


    2/5/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Linde K, Allais G, Brinkhaus B, Manheimer E, Vickers A, White A. Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis.
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    11/10/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Guyuron B, Reed D, Kriegler JS, Davis J, Pashmini N, Amini S. A placebo-controlled surgical trial of the treatment of migraine headaches.
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    10/25/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: US Food and Drug Administration. FDA approves Botox to treat chronic migraine. US Food and Drug Administration website. Available at:
    http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm229782.htm. Published October 15, 2010. Accessed October 25, 2010.


    3/3/2011 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Chankrachang S, Arayawichanont A, Poungvarin N, et al. Prophylactic botulinum type A toxin complex (Dysport) for migraine without aura.
    Headache.
    2011;51(1):52-63.


    9/25/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Herman A. Episodic migraine linked to obesity. NEJM Journal Watch. 2013 Sept 12.

    1/2/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Huquet A, McGrath PJ, et al. Efficacy of psychological treatment for headaches: an overview of systematic reviews and analysis of potential modifiers of treatment efficacy. Clin J Pain. 2014;30(4):353-369.

    1/2/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Diener HC. Single-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation: a new way to treat migraine attacks with aura.
    Lancet Neurol. 2010;9(4):335-7.

    4/1/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Lip PZ, Lip GY. Patent foramen ovale and migraine attacks: A systematic review. Am J Med. [Epub 2013 Dec].

  • Resources

    The National Migraine Association

    http://www.migraines.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The College of Family Physicians of Canada

    http://www.cfpc.ca