The Stanford Headache Program Learning Center
Migraine 101: A 3-Step Guide to Managing Headaches
Migraine sufferer and director of the Stanford Headache Clinic, Robert Cowan, MD, provides a closer look at migraines and a helpful guide on how to best manage this, most common form, of headaches.
Meredith Barad, MD, Update on Migraine
Migraines are an intense and often debilitating type of headache which
affect nearly 24 million Americans every year. This talk focuses on the
causes of migraines, how they are diagnosed, and how they are
differentiated from other kinds of headaches, as well as current
treatments for this condition. Speaker: Meredith Barad, MD Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia (Pain) and Neurology & Neurological Science, Stanford University Medical Center
Meredith Barad, MD, Discusses Migraine Headaches
Migraines are are an intense and often debilitating type of headache which affects nearly 24 million Americans every year. This talk, given by Stanford Hospital's Meredith Barad, MD, focuses on the causes of migraines, how they are diagnosed, and how they are differentiated from other kinds of headache, as well as current treatments for this condition.
Additional Learning Resources
An Evidence-Based Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Migraines in Adults in the Primary Care and General Neurology Setting
This online CME activity provides a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of migraine for primary care providers and general neurologist. We will cover key concepts in the diagnosis and management of migraine through an online interactive video-based course with cases to reinforce your knowledge. Migraine is a type of chronic headache disorder which requires ongoing maintenance to prevent attacks. It is one of the most disabling conditions and a common disorder evaluated by primary care physicians and general neurologists. The diagnosis of migraine and standard of care treatment approaches including pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic strategies will be reviewed. Patient and family counseling as well as educational resources for patients will also be provided upon completion of the course.