geoscience.net logo
+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

Formalized consensus: clinical practice recommendations for the management of the migraine in African adult patients


, : Formalized consensus: clinical practice recommendations for the management of the migraine in African adult patients. Pan African Medical Journal 24: 81-81

Migraine is a primary headache disorder (according to the latest International Headache Society criteria) affecting approximately 8% of African population. Women are more often affected than men and attacks usually occur before the age of 40 years Although some treatments, hygienic-dietary measures and other non-pharmacological methods can reduce the intensity and frequency of attacks, medicinal treatment of migraine attack is often necessary. Availability of treatments and access to care differ in Africa and led to the implementation of the first expert consensus recommendations for the management of the migraine in african adult patients. This multinational collaborative study is intended for health practitioners. It aims to provide 16 simple, evidence-based recommendations and is adapted to african medical practice.

US$19.90

PMID: 27642420

DOI: 10.11604/pamj.2016.24.81.8695


Other references

Wagner, L.; Hoffmann, T.; Rahfeld, J-Ulrich.; Demuth, H-Ulrich., 2006: Distribution of dipeptidyl peptidase IV-like activity enzymes in canine and porcine tissue sections by RT-PCR. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 575: 109-116

Soltis, Douglas E., 1995: Molecular systematics and taxonomic changes in Saxifragaceae sensu stricto. American Journal of Botany 82(6 SUPPL ): 110

Ikeda, S., 1967: Molecular conformation of poly-S-carboxymethyl-L-cysteine in aqueous solutions. Poly-S-carboxymethyl-L-cysteine has been pre-pared by debenzylation of poly-S-carbobenzoxymethyl-L-cysteine with hydrogen bromide in acetic acid. By the infrared spectroscopic method the polymer is found to be in the extended [beta]-conformation w...

Dibbert, N.; Krause, A.; Rios-Camacho, J-Cesar.; Gruh, I.; Kirschning, A.; Dräger, G., 2016: A Synthetic Toolbox for the In Situ Formation of Functionalized Homo- and Heteropolysaccharide-Based Hydrogel Libraries. NlmCategory="UNASSIGNED">A synthetic toolbox for the introduction of aldehydo and hydrazido groups into the polysaccharides hyaluronic acid, alginate, dextran, pullulan, glycogen, and carboxymethyl cellulose and their use for hydrogel...

Hayes A.; Turner I.G.; Powell K.A., 1990: An sem study of crystal aggregates in articular cartilage. British Journal of Rheumatology 29(SUPPL 1): 14

Journet, A.; Cochrane, P., 1978: Free amino acids in the leaf tissue of Eucalyptus blakelyi. The free amino acid composition and concentration in young and mature leaves of Eucalyptus blakelyi were determined. These data are compared with p

Sigurdsson, H.Kjartan.; Søreide, J.Arne.; Dahl, O.; Skarstein, A.; Von Hofacker, S.; Kørner, H., 2009: Utilisation of specialist care in patients with incurable rectal cancer. a population-based study from Western Norway. About 25% of patients with rectal cancer have incurable disease at the time of diagnosis. In the current study from Western Norway (population of 981 000) we focused on the utilisation of specialist care in patients with primarily incurable rectal...

Docherty Skogh, A-Charlott.; Engstrand, T., 2009: Bone morphogenetic proteins in cranial reconstructions: clinical evaluation of heparin-chitosan as a carrier for BMP-2. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 123(6): 192e-193e

Sosa, R.E.; Riehle, R.A.; Vaughan, E.D., 1987: The management of ureteral calculi. Seminars in Urology 5(3): 212-216

Louis Marie, R.P., 1940: Entites systematiques nouvelle. New forms are descr. in Lycopodium (2), Bromus, Phleum, Trillium (18, and 2 n. vars.), Uvularia (2), Claytonia (2), and Dentaria (3).