Comorbidities, Course and Prognosis of Migraine (online course)

Third Party Event

Venue Online
City Online
County Antrim
Contact Hours 10
Event Type E-Learning
Specialities Pain Management
Presenter Details N/A
Refreshments Included No
Free Event No
How to Book Website
Booking Link
Contact Person Chris McKenzie
Contact Email
Non-Member Price €175.00
Date 11 Jan 2021 09:00 - 14 Feb 2021 17:00

Any clinician, who treats headache patients, begins to recognise patterns of accompanying health problems that appear more frequently than would be expected in the general population.


On this course, we will examine some of the clinical research into the conditions associated with headache and will provide guidance on how to formulate a comprehensive and collaborative approach for a patient with headache that addresses triggers, protective factors and treatment of co-morbidities. The course is fully online and runs for five weeks.

For further information and to book a place on the course please follow the link:


Course Content

The material will examine the following:

  • Definition of comorbidity
  • Psychiatric conditions
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic disorder
  • Bipolar
  • Neurologic conditions
  • Epilepsy
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Vascular conditions
  • Raynaud’s phenomenon
  • Blood pressure
  • Ischemic stroke including subclinical and white matter changes on MRI
  • Heart conditions
  • Patent foramen ovale (PFO)
  • Mitral valve prolapse (MVP)
  • Atrial septal aneurysm
  • Other conditions associated with migraine
  • Snoring/sleep apnea
  • Asthma/allergy
  • Systemic lupus erythmatosis (SLE)
  • Non-headache pain conditions
  • Migraine progression and transformation
  • Staging migraine patients

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