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American Headache Society Committee for Headache Education: ACHE

Fred D Sheftell.

in Headache care, research and education worldwide

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 576 words.

ACHE strives to provide cutting edge, credible information on all treatments, instil hope and a sense of belonging, raise public awareness of the serious nature of headache disorders, and...

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Auditing headache care

Gretchen E Tietjen.

in Headache care, research and education worldwide

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 2922 words.

Headache care would likely improve from standardization of clinical practice guidelines; valid, relevant, reliable performance measures chosen based on evidence or expert consensus that...

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The burden that migraine patients have to bear when seeking proper treatment in Japan

Rie Kanki and Fumihiko Sakai.

in Headache care, research and education worldwide

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 764 words.

In conclusion, doctors should know that migraines, even though not fatal, are to be properly treated, and also they should send migraine patients to a headache specialist. Migraine patients...

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Discussion summary: The global burden of headache

Lars J Stovner.

in Headache care, research and education worldwide

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 580 words.

This chapter provides a brief summary of discussion and debates covered in this section concerning the global burden of headache.

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Epidemiology

Michael G. Hennerici, Rolf Kern, Kristina Szabo and Johannes Binder.

in Stroke

July 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Epidemiology. 1776 words.

• Stroke is the third most common cause of death in industrialized countries and a major burden with increasing clinical, economic and social impact. • Stroke is a growing...

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Epidemiology

Hugh Markus, Anthony Pereira and Geoffrey Cloud.

in Stroke Medicine

January 2010; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Epidemiology. 12504 words.

Introduction 2

Definitions for epidemiological studies 3

Stroke subtyping 4

Incidence and prevalence 8null...

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Epilepsy

Ian Brown and Martin C. Prevett.

in Fitness for Work

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Neurology. 9754 words.

Epilepsy is a common condition that affects large numbers of working people. In about one-third, epilepsy is the only condition, and in others there are additional neurological,...

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Fitness for Work

Edited by Keith T Palmer, Ian Brown and John Hobson.

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Neurology; Psychiatry; Ophthalmology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Rheumatology; Gastroenterology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Haematology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Nephrology; Critical Care; Rehabilitation Medicine; Dermatology; Infectious Diseases; Old Age Psychiatry; Clinical Oncology. 736 pages.

The fifth edition of this established resource provides comprehensive and practical guidance on the effects of medical conditions on employment and working capability. Every significant...

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Headache care, research and education worldwide

Edited by Jes Olesen and Nabih Ramadan.

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 208 pages.

This resource brings the theme of a global campaign to the forefront. Researchers, scientists, and respected clinicians from around the world discuss aspects of access to care, individual...

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Headache disorders: Building specialist education

Paolo Martelletti and Timothy J Steiner.

in Headache care, research and education worldwide

May 2010; p ublished online November 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 1372 words.

There is an increasing demand of education in excellence with respect to headache disorders. The 2007 WHO Report. Neurological Disorders: Public Health Challenges included for the first...

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