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   The Journal of Head and Face Pain

Copyright © 2014

Official publication of the American Headache Society

  • Edited by: Thomas N. Ward, MD 
  • 2013 Impact Factor: 3.189
    ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking 2013: 52/194 (Clinical Neurology)

Current Issue Highlights

Highlights from the June 2015:

Wolff Award Paper 2015 – Accurate Classification of Chronic Migraine via Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Current Issue Highlight Summary

In this study, multivariable models of brain cortical surface area, cortical thickness, and regional volumes were accurate for identifying the MRIs of individuals with chronic migraine. These classifiers differentiated the MRIs of individual patients with chronic migraine from those of healthy controls with 86.3% accuracy and from those of patients who have episodic migraine with 84.2% accuracy. Listen to Dr. Schwedt's podcast interview.

57th Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts




The 2012 AHS/AAN Guidelines for Prevention of Episodic Migraine: A Summary and Comparison with Other Recent Clinical Practice Guidelines

Dr. Elizabeth Loder is the Chief of the Division of Headache and Pain in the Department of Neurology at the Brigham and Women's/Faulkner Hospital in Boston, MA. Dr. Loder is also President of the American Headache Society from 2012 - 2014.

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Virtual Issues

Virtual issues are collections of articles on a particular subject, published in Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain. They are selected by a guest editor to provide a rapid overview of the activity in a particular aspect of headache medicine.

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, Concussion, and Post-traumatic Headache
Guest Editor: Bert Vargas, MD, FAHS

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