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Author Marcus, Dawn A., author.

Title Discussing migraine with your patients : a common sense guide for clinicians / Dawn A. Marcus, Duren Michael Ready
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2016]


Description 1 online resource (xi, 251 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Chapter 1. Sorting Through Headache Patterns -- Chapter 2. Looking for the Migraine Gene -- Chapter 3. The Sensitive Migraine Brain -- Chapter 4. Migraine Is More than "Just a Headache" -- Chapter 5. Accepting Migraines -- Chapter 6. The Migraine Team -- Chapter 7. The Do's and Don'ts of Headache Diaries -- Chapter 8. Using Behavioral Therapy as a Treatment Foundation -- Chapter 9. Changing Thoughts and Attitudes About Migraine -- Chapter 10. When, How Much, and How Often -- Chapter 11. What to Try When Nothing's Working -- Appendix 1. Patient Handouts -- Appendix 2. Patient and Physician Resources
Summary This engaging and highly practical title is designed to support healthcare professionals in providing the best possible care for their patients with migraine. Discussion topics include acute and preventive pharmacotherapy, medical interventions and devices, behavioral and psychological nonpharmacologic therapies, education, trigger management, healthy lifestyle practices, stress management, neutraceuticals, and alternative medicine offerings. In addition, this title covers genetics and pathophysiology, symptoms and comorbidities, and a range of essential clinical skills that are useful in achieving the best possible outcomes with patients
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed October 19, 2016)
Subject Migraine.
Health behavior.
Patient education.
Migraine Disorders -- therapy
Migraine Disorders
Health Behavior
Patient Education as Topic
General practice.
Neurology & clinical neurophysiology.
Accident & emergency medicine.
Clinical & internal medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Patient education
Health behavior
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Ready, Duren Michael, author
ISBN 9781493964840