Linda Peckel

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Surgical, Nonsurgical Treatments for Chronic Migraine: Evidence and Relevancy

Surgical, Nonsurgical Treatments for Chronic Migraine: Evidence and Relevancy

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There are many procedural treatments for migraine that are effective and safe, including peripheral nerve blocks, trigger point injections, botulinum toxin injections, and sphenopalatine ganglion blocks.

Persistent Poststroke Headache: Finding Its Place in Stroke Aftercare

Persistent Poststroke Headache: Finding Its Place in Stroke Aftercare

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The continued observation of this delayed headache syndrome may point to a different pathophysiology from tension-type headache or acute poststroke headache.

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.

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