National Procedures Institute
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Headache Procedures — Where There Are No Headache Doctors: Providing 21st Century Care in the Community Course Description

Course Credits: Earn up to 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and AAFP Prescribed Credits.

Course Price: $850

Headache Procedures is a one-day course.


This course will provide an evidence-based approach to the diagnosis, management and prevention of headache and migraine. It will include preamble on pain, identifying headache – the epidemiology and its application, “It’s Not a Tumor” – secondary headaches, what is migraine – pathophysiology, acute migraine treatment, preventive migraine treatment, in-clinic rescue migraine treatment, migraine staging – coordinating acute, preventive, and rescue plans, migraine comorbidities – identifying and addressing barriers to improvements, and procedures for migraine. Specific procedures for migraine treatment and prophylaxis will be practiced and demonstrated.