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Migraine is a common primary headache disorder with effective evidence-based preventive medications that reduce the frequency and severity of attacks. Cluster headaches and other trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias are uncommon with evidence-based acute treatment options available for cluster headache and preventive medications for cluster headache, paroxysmal hemicrania, and SUNCT.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNeurology: An Evidence-Based Approach
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9780387885551, 9780387885544
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012


  • Cluster headache
  • Evidence based
  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Treatment
  • Trigeminal autonomic cephalalgia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Dilli, E., & Dodick, D. W. (2012). Headache. In Neurology: An Evidence-Based Approach (pp. 75-86). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-88555-1_5