The Incidence and Prevalence of Cluster Headache: A Meta-Analysis of Population-Based Studies

@article{Fischera2008TheIA,
  title={The Incidence and Prevalence of Cluster Headache: A Meta-Analysis of Population-Based Studies},
  author={M. Fischera and M. Marziniak and I. Gralow and S. Evers},
  journal={Cephalalgia},
  year={2008},
  volume={28},
  pages={614 - 618}
}
Cluster headache is a trigemino-autonomic cephalgia with a low prevalence. Several population-based studies on its prevalence and incidence have been performed, but with different methodology resulting in different figures. We analysed all available population-based epidemiological studies on cluster headache and compared the data in a meta-analysis. The pooled data showed a lifetime prevalence of 124 per 100 000 [confidence interval (CI) 101, 151] and a 1-year prevalence of 53 per 100 000 (CI… Expand
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