C137 - What Do I Do Now?: Emergency and Inpatient Management of Migraine and Other Headache Disorders

Event Time: Wednesday April 25, 2018 7:00 am to 9:00 am
Topic(s): Headache, Foundations in Clinical Neurology, Neurohospitalist
Director(s): Stephanie Nahas MD, FAAN
Description: A combined case-based and didactic approach will illustrate empiric and evidence-based diagnosis and management strategies for patients presenting with headache in the urgent or inpatient setting. Topics to be covered include migraine, trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias, secondary headaches, and others. Four illustrative cases will serve as the backbone of this course. Each faculty member will bring one case for discussion, and the last case may be submitted from a member of the AAN. One faculty member will lead each case discussion, but all will participate as part of a panel. If interested in submitting your case, please email stephanie.nahas@jefferson.edu by February 1, 2018.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to discuss the diagnostic approach to patients with headache in the emergency department or hospital and explain the process and rationale for selecting therapy.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge

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