Migraine and other primary headaches by Randolph W. Evans

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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia, Pa .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Primary Headache Disorders,
  • Migraine Disorders

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Statementguest editor, Randolph W. Evans
SeriesNeurologic clinics -- v. 27, no. 2, Neurologic clinics -- v. 27, no. 2.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC346 .N43 v. 27 no. 2
The Physical Object
Paginationxii p., p. [321]-582 :
Number of Pages582
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Open LibraryOL25553558M
ISBN 101437705057
ISBN 109781437705058
OCLC/WorldCa290453081

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Michael Teixido and John Carey. Introduction. Migraine is a common clinical problem characterized by episodic attacks of head pain and associated symptoms such as nausea, sensitivity to light, sound, or head movement.

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Migraine is a common disabling brain disorder. Headache accounts for % of all consultations in general practice [Tepper et al. ; Kernick et al. b], approximately 5% of all medical admissions to hospital [Weatherall, ], and approximately 20% of neurology outpatient consultations [Stone et al. ].Migraine affects over 20% of people at some point Cited by: Migraine is a complex neurobiological disorder that has been recognized since antiquity.

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