Course Directors

Hubert H. Fernandez
Hubert H. Fernandez, MD

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Center for Neurological Restoration
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Cynthia Comella, MD

Series Co-Director
Rush University


Stewart Tepper, MD

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Marc Schwachter


Accredited by

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education

Course Description

Presentation Objectives
1. Describe critical criteria for episodic and chronic migraine, and apply these criteria to diagnosis of patients.
2. Discuss the PREEMPT protocol, with tips on how to use it clinically in the injection of onabotulinumtoxinA for chronic migraine in the FDA-approved injection paradigm.
3. Review the strategy for proceeding in the treatment of chronic migraine and medication overuse headache maximizing clinical benefit with a combination of wean of overused medications and use of evidence-based neurotoxin therapy.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.25 Credits
Release Date:2016-Sep-28
Expiration Date:2017-Sep-28
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour 15 minutes
Registration Required:No

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