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101. Comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of oral triptan therapy for migraine in four European countries

Comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of oral triptan therapy for migraine in four European countries Comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of oral triptan therapy for migraine in four European countries Comparative cost-effectiveness analysis of oral triptan therapy for migraine in four European countries Hens M, Villaverde-Hueso A, Alonso V, Abaitua I, Posada de la Paz M Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED (...) . Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary This study assessed the differences in the cost-effectiveness of oral triptan therapy for single migraine attacks in four European countries. The authors concluded that due to wide variations in cost-effectiveness results, caution should be taken when generalising results from one country to another

NHS Economic Evaluation Database.2013

102. Propofol for migraine

Propofol for migraine BestBets: Propofol for migraine Propofol for migraine Report By: Sebastien Robert - PGY-4 Emergency Medicine Resident Search checked by Hisham Ghanayem - Specialist Emergency Trainee, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK Institution: Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada Date Submitted: 23rd February 2013 Date Completed: 25th July 2013 Last Modified: 25th July 2013 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [patients presenting to the Emergency (...) Department with acute migraine], does [intravenous propofol compared to standard therapy] [improve recovery or reduce recurrence] ? Clinical Scenario A 34 years old female presents to your emergency department with acute migraine refractory to acetaminophen, NSAID and triptans. Your colleague talk to you about the use of propofol in migraine and you wonder if propofol would improve the chance of a complete resolution of her headache. Search Strategy No previous Best BET was found on this topic. Medline

BestBETS2013

103. Metoclopramide versus Prochlorperazine in acute migraine.

Metoclopramide versus Prochlorperazine in acute migraine. BestBets: Metoclopramide versus Prochlorperazine in acute migraine. Metoclopramide versus Prochlorperazine in acute migraine. Report By: Pierre L�ger - PGY 4, Emergency Medicine Resident Search checked by Gilles Lortie - Emergency Medicine Specialist Institution: Laval University, Quebec, Canada Date Submitted: 5th March 2013 Date Completed: 25th July 2013 Last Modified: 25th July 2013 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question (...) In [adult patients attending the emergency department with acute migraine] is [metoclopramide better than prochlorperazine] at [relieving headache pain]? Clinical Scenario A 37-year-old woman presents at the emergency department with a left-sided headache. She has a past history positive for migraines and she describes the current episode as identical to her migraines. Your resident wants to prescribe prochlorperazine to treat her migraine, but you usually prescribe metoclopramide for patients

BestBETS2013

104. Prevalence of and Factors Associated with Migraine in Medical Students at BandarAbbas, Southern Iran, in 2012

Prevalence of and Factors Associated with Migraine in Medical Students at BandarAbbas, Southern Iran, in 2012 26120402 2015 06 29 2015 06 29 2017 02 20 5 3 2013 Jul-Sep Electronic physician Electron Physician Prevalence of and Factors Associated with Migraine in Medical Students at BandarAbbas, Southern Iran, in 2012. 679-84 10.14661/2013.679-684 Migraine is one of the most common etiologies for headache. This very common neurological disorder has a significant impact on patients' quality (...) of life. The aim of the current study is to evaluate the prevalence of migraine among medical students in the Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences (HUMS). A total of 350 medical students were enrolled in our descriptive study. Data were collected using the standard questionnaire of the International Headache Association. The data were analyzed by SPSS 20.0 software using descriptive statistics, Chi-Square, and Independent Samples T-Test. A P-value of ≥0.05 was considered statistically significant, since

Electronic physician2013 Full Text: Link to full Text with Trip Pro

109. Association between childhood migraine and history of infantile colic.

Association between childhood migraine and history of infantile colic. IMPORTANCE: Infantile colic is a common cause of inconsolable crying during the first months of life and has been thought to be a pain syndrome. Migraine is a common cause of headache pain in childhood. Whether there is an association between these 2 types of pain in unknown. OBJECTIVE: To investigate a possible association between infantile colic and migraines in childhood. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: A case-control (...) study of 208 consecutive children aged 6 to 18 years presenting to the emergency department and diagnosed as having migraines in 3 European tertiary care hospitals between April 2012 and June 2012. The control group was composed of 471 children in the same age range who visited the emergency department of each participating center for minor trauma during the same period. A structured questionnaire identified personal history of infantile colic for case and control participants, confirmed by health

JAMA2013

111. Dexamethasone for reduction of migraine recurrence

Dexamethasone for reduction of migraine recurrence BestBets: Dexamethasone for reduction of migraine recurrence Dexamethasone for reduction of migraine recurrence Report By: Andrew Neill - Registrar, Emergency Medicine Search checked by Domhnall Brannigan - Consultant, Emergency Medicine Institution: St Vincents University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland Date Submitted: 10th February 2012 Date Completed: 3rd August 2012 Last Modified: 17th April 2013 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question (...) [In adult ED patients with migraine] is [a single dose of dexamethasone] useful to [reduce recurrence of migraine?] Clinical Scenario You have been treating a 30 year old woman in the ED for classic migraine. Her symptoms have improved and she is keen to go home. She was given steroids to reduce recurrence when she last visited the ED with migraine and she asks you if you are going to do the same. Search Strategy Medline searched via Ovid interface. [migraine.mp. OR exp Migraine Disorders OR headache.mp

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112. Acupuncture Therapy Beneficial For Migraine

Acupuncture Therapy Beneficial For Migraine UTCAT2443, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Acupuncture Therapy Beneficial For Migraine Clinical Question In dental patients with migraines, how does acupuncture compare to no treatment in the patients treatment management? Clinical Bottom Line Randomized controlled trials support the use of acupuncture therapy in reducing patients’ pain, and improving overall (...) quality of life. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Zhen/2011 60 aura-absence migraine outpatients ( 30 oral administration of Flunarizine medication and 30 acupuncture) RCT Key results Acupuncture therapy can raise patients with migraine’s life quality, lessen the times and severity of headache attack, provides a superior therapeutic effect to that of medication. The cure rate and the total

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2013

113. ACP Journal Club. Review: adding dexamethasone to standard therapy reduces short-term relapse for acute migraine in the emergency department.

ACP Journal Club. Review: adding dexamethasone to standard therapy reduces short-term relapse for acute migraine in the emergency department. ACP Journal Club. Review: adding ... preview & related info | Mendeley E-mail address Password ( ) Remember me …or sign in with Search Main Navigation › Short URL Annals of Internal Medicine ( 2009 ) Volume: 150 , Issue: 10 , Pages: JC5-C11 PubMed: Available from or Find this paper at: Abstract Abstract Objectives: Neurogenic inflammation is thought (...) to play a role in the development and perpetuation of migraine headache. The emergency department (ED) administration of dexamethasone in addition to standard antimigraine therapy has been used to decrease the incidence of recurrent headaches at 24 to 72 hours following evaluation. This systematic review details the completed trials that have evaluated the use of dexamethasone in this role. Methods: The authors searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, LILACS, recent emergency medicine scientific abstracts

Annals of Internal Medicine2013

114. Randomised controlled trial: Acupuncture prophylaxis of migraine no better than sham acupuncture for decreasing frequency of headaches

Randomised controlled trial: Acupuncture prophylaxis of migraine no better than sham acupuncture for decreasing frequency of headaches Acupuncture prophylaxis of migraine no better than sham acupuncture for decreasing frequency of headaches | Evidence-Based Medicine This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user (...) name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Acupuncture prophylaxis of migraine no better than sham acupuncture for decreasing frequency of headaches Article Text Therapeutics Randomised controlled trial Acupuncture prophylaxis of migraine no better than sham acupuncture for decreasing frequency

Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)2013

115. Cognitive behavioral therapy plus amitriptyline for chronic migraine in children and adolescents: a randomized clinical trial.

Cognitive behavioral therapy plus amitriptyline for chronic migraine in children and adolescents: a randomized clinical trial. 24368463 2013 12 25 2013 12 31 2017 04 04 1538-3598 310 24 2013 Dec 25 JAMA JAMA Cognitive behavioral therapy plus amitriptyline for chronic migraine in children and adolescents: a randomized clinical trial. 2622-30 10.1001/jama.2013.282533 Early, safe, effective, and durable evidence-based interventions for children and adolescents with chronic migraine do not exist (...) . To determine the benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) when combined with amitriptyline vs headache education plus amitriptyline. A randomized clinical trial of 135 youth (79% female) aged 10 to 17 years diagnosed with chronic migraine (≥15 days with headache/month) and a Pediatric Migraine Disability Assessment Score (PedMIDAS) greater than 20 points were assigned to the CBT plus amitriptyline group (n = 64) or the headache education plus amitriptyline group (n = 71). The study was conducted

JAMA2013

116. The cost effectiveness of onabotulinumtoxinA for the prophylaxis of headache in adults with chronic migraine in the UK

The cost effectiveness of onabotulinumtoxinA for the prophylaxis of headache in adults with chronic migraine in the UK The cost effectiveness of onabotulinumtoxinA for the prophylaxis of headache in adults with chronic migraine in the UK The cost effectiveness of onabotulinumtoxinA for the prophylaxis of headache in adults with chronic migraine in the UK Batty AJ, Hansen RN, Bloudek LM, Varon SF, Hayward EJ, Pennington BW, Lipton RB, Sullivan SD Record Status This is a critical abstract (...) of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary This study evaluated the cost-effectiveness of botulinum neurotoxin type A (onabotulinumtoxinA) to prevent headache in adults with chronic migraine. The authors concluded that onabotulinumtoxinA was cost-effective for the UK NHS

NHS Economic Evaluation Database.2013

117. Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable chronic migraine (IPG452)

Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable chronic migraine (IPG452) Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable chronic migraine | Guidance and guidelines | NICE Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable chronic migraine Interventional procedures guidance [IPG452] Published date: April 2013 Share Save Guidance Stage 1 A70.4 Insertion of neurostimulator electrodes into peripheral nerve Y70.5 Temporary operations Y70.3 First stage of staged operations NOC Y53.4 Approach to organ under

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence - Interventional Procedures2013

118. Is Subcutaneous Sumatriptan an Effective Treatment For Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department With Acute Migraine Headache?

Is Subcutaneous Sumatriptan an Effective Treatment For Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department With Acute Migraine Headache? DEFINE_ME_WA This site requires Cookies to be enabled to function. Please ensure Cookies are turned on and then re-visit the desired page.

Annals of Emergency Medicine Systematic Review Snapshots2013

119. Percutaneous Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale for the Treatment of Refractory Migraine Headaches

Percutaneous Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale for the Treatment of Refractory Migraine Headaches "Percutaneous Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale for the Treatment of Refr" by Kristina Anderson < > > > > > Title Author Date of Award 8-10-2013 Degree Type Capstone Project Degree Name Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Rights . Abstract Background: Migraine headaches both with and without aura vary in frequency, duration and intensity, affecting the quality of life of up to 10 (...) % of the total population. Migraines are treated with both prophylactic and acute medications. Patent foramen ovale (PFO) is one likely cause of migraine headaches and this is present in up to 25% of the total population. Percutaneous PFO closure is a likely option for definitive treatment for migraine. Once proven refractory to medical treatment, do patients with PFO and migraine respond to percutaneous PFO closure to reduce the frequency, duration and intensity of migraine headaches? Methods: An exhaustive

Pacific University EBM Capstone Project2013

120. Migraine

Migraine Migraine - NICE CKS Clinical Knowledge Summaries Share Migraine - Summary Migraine is a primary episodic headache disorder. It is characterized by episodic severe headaches with associated symptoms such as photophobia, phonophobia, and nausea and vomiting. The most common subtypes of migraine are migraine without aura and migraine with aura. Migraine is a complex condition, and the exact pathophysiological cause is not fully understood. It has a significant genetic component (...) , with about half of people with migraine having a first-degree relative with the condition. The prevalence of migraine differs between the sexes, being about three times more common in women (18%, mean onset of age 18 years) than men (6%, mean onset of age 14 years). In adults, migraine without aura is diagnosed when at least five attacks fulfil the following criteria: Headache lasts 4–72 hours. At least two of the following characteristics are present: unilateral location, moderate or severe pain

NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries2013