Headaches & Pain

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Acute headache: diagnosis
Anti-CGRP monoclonal antibodies for prevention of migraine
Benign paroxysmal vertigo
Epidemiology of headache
Headache guidelines
Headache in children: overview and treatment approaches
Indomethacin-responsive headache syndromes
Migraine: psychiatric comorbidities
Neuroimaging of headache
Psychological factors and headache


Abdominal migraine
Hemiplegic migraine
Late-life migrainous accompaniments
Migraine and epilepsy
Migraine aura without headache
Migraine in childhood
Migraine with brainstem aura
Migraine: clinical aspects
Migraine: pathogenesis and pathophysiology
Migrainous infarction
Recurrent painful ophthalmoplegic neuropathy
Retinal migraine
Status migrainosus
Vestibular migraine

Migraine-like Headaches

Cluster headache
Hemicrania continua
Hypnic headache
Paroxysmal hemicrania
Primary headache associated with sexual activity
SUNCT syndrome

Other Headaches

Eye-related headache
Headache associated with acute substance use or exposure
Headache associated with cervical spine dysfunction
Headache associated with HIV and AIDS
Headache associated with intracranial infection
Headache associated with intracranial neoplasms
Headache associated with ischemic cerebrovascular disease
Headache associated with neurologic deficits and CSF lymphocytosis
Headache associated with spontaneous spinal CSF leak
Headache attributed to disorder of homeostasis
Headache attributed to head trauma
Headache in transplant patients
Medication overuse headache
Medications and substances causing headache
New daily persistent headache
Pain, headache, and oromandibular structures
Primary cough headache
Primary exercise headache
Primary stabbing headache
Rhinosinus-related headache
Susac syndrome
Tension-type headache
Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome


Back pain
Back pain in children
Brachial plexus injuries
Cancer pain
Central neuropathic pain
Chronic pain
Complex regional pain syndrome
Femoral neuropathy
Lumbosacral plexus injuries
Myofascial pain syndrome
Neuralgic amyotrophy
Neuropathic pain: treatment
Neurovascular injuries
Pain, headache, and oromandibular structures
Painful conditions of the face and head
Painful ophthalmoplegia
Peripheral nerve injuries
Peroneal neuropathy
Phantom limb pain
Radial neuropathy
Sciatic neuropathy
Small fiber neuropathies
Suprascapular neuropathy
Thoracic disc prolapse
Thoracic outlet syndrome
Tibial nerve injuries
Ulnar neuropathies
Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow

Treatment Information

Acupuncture in headache treatment
Anti-CGRP monoclonal antibodies for prevention of migraine
Chiropractic manipulation: neurologic complications
Neurosurgical management of chronic pain
Valproic acid

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Headache associated with hormonal fluctuations
Headache associated with illicit drug use
Sleep and headaches
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Can cannabis use lead to rebound headaches for people with migraine?
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Patient satisfaction rate exceeds 90%, while 83% of patients properly dispose of unused pills, in study of a patient-centered prescribing guideline.
Brain pressure disorder that causes headache, vision problems on rise
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Increase corresponds with obesity rates, linked to low socioeconomic status in women.
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Patient Handouts

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Alternating hemiplegia
Chiari malformation
Cluster headache
Complementary and alternative medicine
Complex regional pain syndrome
Malformaciones de Chiari (Spanish)
Medicina complementaria y alternativa (Spanish)
Neuralgia del trigemino (Spanish)
Síndrome de dolor regional complejo (Spanish)
Temporomandibular disorders
Trigeminal neuralgia


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Featured Images and Videos

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A scheme of personalized management of pain diagram
Cerebrospinal fluid leak
Dural enhancement in spontaneous intracranial hypotension (axial MRI)
Dural enhancement in spontaneous intracranial hypotension (coronal MRI)