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Migraine in Primary Care Advisors


Practice Guidelines

Principles of care

MIPCA has produced guidelines for the management of migraine and chronic headaches, based on the best available scientific evidence and clinical practice. Separate guidelines have been produced for the management of migraine, chronic daily headache (chronic tension-type headache, chronic migraine and medication overuse headache) and cluster headache. All the guidelines utilise common principles of care and diagnostic screening procedures. The principles of care are: