A 44 year old female with a severe headache is seen in the Emergency department. She has no prior history of headaches. She has some neck stiffness and prefers the darkened room.
An LP is performed, which shows: Continue reading
A 35 year old man presents with fever and headaches for 3 days. He has a history of ITP.
His blood results: Continue reading
A 55 year old man presents with a sudden onset headache and shortness of breath.
His venous blood gas shows: Continue reading
A 29 year old woman presents feeling unwell with weakness, headaches and vomiting.
She has photophobia and some minor nuchal irritation.
The patient had seen her GP two days prior and was diagnosed with sinusitis Continue reading
We review migraine management from a community and ED perspective.
– different available treatments
– factors that will affect choice of treatments
– a new ED treatment for migraine