Global prevalence of chronic migraine: A systematic review

  title={Global prevalence of chronic migraine: A systematic review},
  author={Jl L. Natoli and Aubrey N. Manack and Bb B. Dean and Qiana Butler and Cc Turkel and L. J. Stovner and R. B. Lipton},
  pages={599 - 609}
The aim of this review was to summarize population-based studies reporting prevalence and/or incidence of chronic migraine (CM) and to explore variation across studies. A systematic literature search was conducted. Relevant data were abstracted and estimates were subdivided based on the criteria used in each study. Sixteen publications representing 12 studies were accepted. None presented data on CM incidence. The prevalence of CM was 0–5.1%, with estimates typically in the range of 1.4–2.2… 

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