Patient case activity: Refractory migraine attacks
Nada Hindiyeh presents a patient with refractory migraine attacks and advises on the optimum individualized therapeutic course.
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education (NACCME) and Springer Healthcare IME. NACCME is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. NACCME designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity was launched on March 4, 2021. The data were correct at time of publication and no further updates have been made to the content
After taking part in this case study, you will be able to:
- Describe how to identify and classify refractory migraine attacks.
- Utilize best practice recommendations to tailor treatment for patients with refractory attacks and understand where novel therapeutics may benefit the acute treatment plan.