Pathogenesis and treatment of MIGRAINE

  • Jody C. Pearl

Abstract

Fifty per cent of the population experiences a headache at least once a week. Migraine is the second most common cause of chronic daily headache with a lifetime prevalence of approximately 18% in women and 6% in men.

Author Biography

Jody C. Pearl
Specialist Neurologist, Sunninghill Hospital, Johannesburg
Section
Pharmaceutical Practitioner