Headache Procedures - Where There Are No Headache Doctors: Providing 21st Century Care in the Community
Headache Procedures CME: Live Training of Headache Diagnosis, Management and Treatment

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Product Description
Course Schedule
View schedule online: Agenda
Headache Procedures is a one-day course.
Faculty: Michael Ready, MD

2019 Course Discounts
Early Bird Discount for Austin: Register by May 21 and enter code EarlyJune to save $100
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Course Credits
Earn up to 8 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™ and AAFP Prescribed Credits

2019 Course Location Information
Course Date: June 22, 2019
Sheraton Austin at the Capitol - Book your room online!
701 E 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Reservations: 888-627-8349
Group Rate per room night: $179
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Headache Procedures - Where There Are No Headache Doctors: Providing 21st Century Care in the Community Course Description

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.

Learning Objectives
By the end of this activity, the participant should be better able to:
  • Increase awareness and interest of headaches in primary care.
  • Provide a clinical framework for the diagnosis, prophylaxis, and treatment of migraine.
  • Discuss the distinction between primary and secondary headaches.
  • Discuss the difference between tension, migraine, and cluster headaches.
  • Identify risk factors for migraine progression.
  • Develop a plan for headache treatment based upon migraine staging.
  • Perform therapeutic injections for the prevention and treatment of migraine headaches.
2019 Course Accreditation
The Texas Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

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