C173 - Skills Workshop: Practical Training in Injection Techniques in the Treatment of Headache Disorders

Event Time: Wednesday May 8, 2019 7:00 am to 9:00 am
Topic(s): Headache, Pain and Palliative Care
Director(s): Amaal Starling MD, Rashmi Halker Singh MD, FAAN
Description: This will be a practical injection training workshop for headache disorders offered to a limited number of participants. Headache procedural skills taught will include cranial nerve blocks (greater and lesser occipital, supraorbital, supratrochlear, and auriculotemporal nerve blocks); sphenopalatine ganglion blocks; cervical and trapezius trigger point injections; and onabotulinum toxin injections using the FDA-approved protocol for chronic migraine.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to perform the key cranial nerve blocks and trigger point injections used in the management of headache disorders and perform onabotulinum toxin injections used in the treatment of chronic migraine.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge

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