Linda Peckel

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Identifying Intracranial Hypertension in Children: Added Challenges

Identifying Intracranial Hypertension in Children: Added Challenges

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Pediatric neurologist Lalitha Sivaswamy, MD, discusses challenges in diagnosing primary intracranial hypertension in pediatric patients.

Tumor-Related Headache: Path to Diagnosis, Treatment Isn't Always Obvious

Tumor-Related Headache: Path to Diagnosis, Treatment Isn't Always Obvious

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Headaches are a common occurrence in the general population and are often present in patients with an underlying brain tumor, although it is not yet clear to what degree they are related.

Exploring the Clinical Implications of Cannabinoid Use in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exploring the Clinical Implications of Cannabinoid Use in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Preliminary evidence has found an association between the cannabinoid system and other rheumatic conditions, but the studies have not provided conclusive results that could drive recommendations.

Addressing Rare Headache Disorders: Acute Confusional Migraine

Addressing Rare Headache Disorders: Acute Confusional Migraine

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Acute confusional migraine has not been specifically studied and many clinicians remain unaware of the condition, which may result in underestimation of the prevalence.

Confronting Postdural Puncture Headache in Clinical Practice

Confronting Postdural Puncture Headache in Clinical Practice

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Nonpharmacological strategies, including bed rest, have a lack of evidence supporting their use in the treatment of postdural puncture headache.

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