Migraine treatment has a new and more powerful focus due to recently approved therapies that target migraine’s underlying pathophysiologic pathways. This online activity includes a discussion between a PCP and headache specialist about clinical best practices in the treatment of migraine and safety/efficacy of acute and preventive therapies.
Migraine impacts approximately 1 in 7 Americans annually and accounts for between 5 and 9 million primary care office visits per year in the United States. Recently, new treatments have emerged, greatly expanding the current landscape of migraine management and bolstering the clinician’s toolbox. Join expert faculty in this Virtual Expert Roundtable as they discuss new advances in the management of migraine and answer your questions about how and when to incorporate these new therapies into treatment.
Beginning with a case presentation, the session will consider classification and diagnosis of headaches, with emphasis on breakthrough findings about migraine aura that clarified the pathophysiology of migraine and radically changed treatment.