If headache patients strike fear in your heart, then this is the show for you. In this episode The Curbsiders interview Internist and Headache Specialist Dr. Glen D. Solomon to deconstruct the topics of migraine and chronic tension type headaches. Dr. Solomon is currently a Professor and Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at Wright State University and a former director of the Headache Medicine Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.
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Cephalgia – An International Headache Journal
Headache – The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Buettner, C et al. Simvastatin and Vitamin D for migraine prevention. Ann Neurol. 2015 Dec;78(6):970-81. doi: 10.1002/ana.24534. Epub 2015 Nov 13.
Some other articles that we found helpful…
Most recent review we could find on migraine prophylaxis
Preventive Migraine Treatment. Continuum (Minneap Minn). 2015 Aug;21(4 Headache):973-89. doi: 10.1212/CON.0000000000000199.
Migraine treatment guidelines from American Academy of Neurology
Evidence-based guideline update: pharmacologic treatment for episodic migraine prevention in adults: report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society. Neurology. 2012 Apr 24;78(17):1337-45. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3182535d20.
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