C187 - Comprehensive Migraine Update I: Migraine Diagnosis, Pathophysiology, and Comorbidities

Event Time: Wednesday May 8, 2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Topic(s): Headache, Advanced Practice Provider
Director(s): Gretchen Tietjen MD
Description: This course highlights practical methods for diagnosing migraine through presentation of cases, and provides recent insights into the pathophysiological mechanisms of the disorder, including those from a variety of conditions comorbid with migraine. This update is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of migraine with an emphasis on chronic migraine. This program complements Comprehensive Migraine Update II: Pharmacologic and Non-Pharmacologic Therapies, but covers independent topics.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to apply criteria for the clinical diagnosis and differential diagnosis of migraine, both chronic and episodic, using diagnostic algorithms; describe emerging insights into the pathophysiology of migraine; and recognize the scope, burden, and distributio