Acute Migraine Medications and Evolution From Episodic to Chronic Migraine: A Longitudinal Population‐Based Study

@article{Bigal2008AcuteMM,
  title={Acute Migraine Medications and Evolution From Episodic to Chronic Migraine: A Longitudinal Population‐Based Study},
  author={M. Bigal and D. Serrano and D. Buse and A. Scher and W. Stewart and R. Lipton},
  journal={Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain},
  year={2008},
  volume={48}
}
  • M. Bigal, D. Serrano, +3 authors R. Lipton
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
  • Background.— Though symptomatic medication overuse is believed to play a major role in progression from episodic to chronic or transformed migraine (TM), population‐based longitudinal data on these agents are limited. 
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