MIGRAINES

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HEADACHE MANAGEMENT AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL; EFFECT OF MENTAL HEALTH CO-MORBIDITY

Background: Migraine headache (MHA) is a common pediatric illness with up to 75% of children experiencing an episode by the age of 15. Up to 58% of adult MHA patients have a psychiatric comorbidity (PC), [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:40+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on HEADACHE MANAGEMENT AT PHOENIX CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL; EFFECT OF MENTAL HEALTH CO-MORBIDITY

ONCE UPON A BROKEN HEART: TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY SECONDARY TO FROVATRIPTAN

Case Presentation: A 67-year-old woman presented with acute substernal chest pain that came on suddenly 10 minutes after she had taken frovatriptan for a migraine. The pain radiated down both arms. Her medications were Frovatriptan [...]

By | 2017-04-21T00:31:42+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts, Finalist Poster|Comments Off on ONCE UPON A BROKEN HEART: TAKOTSUBO CARDIOMYOPATHY SECONDARY TO FROVATRIPTAN

THE EFFECT OF PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITY ON THE TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH MIGRAINE HEADACHE

Background: Migraine headache (MHA) is a common pediatric disorder, which frequently leads to hospital admission. Inpatient MHA treatment involves various medications, including a combination of fluids, antiemetics, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, steroids, and anti-convulsants. Severe or [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:21:41+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Pediatrics, Research|Comments Off on THE EFFECT OF PSYCHIATRIC COMORBIDITY ON THE TREATMENT OF PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH MIGRAINE HEADACHE