Headache DDx

‘Visual snow’ – a disorder distinct from persistent migraine aura


“No, actually it is not a headache”.

Morgan J. Lancet Neurol. 2018 Nov 14. pii: S1474-4422(18)30435-6. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30435-6.

A Systems Neuroscience Approach to Migraine.

Brennan KC, Pietrobon D.Neuron. 2018 Mar 7;97(5):1004-1021. doi: 10.1016/j.neuron.2018.01.029.

Aberrant interactions of cortical networks in chronic migraine: A resting-state fMRI study.

Coppola G, Di Renzo A, Petolicchio B, Tinelli E, Di Lorenzo C, Parisi V, Serrao M, Calistri V, Tardioli S, Cartocci G, Schoenen J, Caramia F, Di Piero V, Pierelli F. Neurology. 2019 May 3. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000007577. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000007577.

Advances in the understanding and treatment of pain and headache.

Dallel R. J Neural Transm (Vienna). 2020 Mar 14. doi: 10.1007/s00702-020-02164-4.

Altered Brain Functional Connectome in Migraine with and without Restless Legs Syndrome: A Resting-State Functional MRI Study.

Yang FC, Chou KH, Hsu AL, Fuh JL, Lirng JF, Kao HW, Lin CP, Wang SJ. Front Neurol. 2018 Jan 30;9:25. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2018.00025.

Altered Brain Structure and Function Correlate with Disease Severity and Pain Catastrophizing in Migraine Patients


Altered processing of sensory stimuli in patients with migraine.


Altered spontaneous activity and functional connectivity in the posterior pons of patients with migraine without aura.

Qin Z, He XW, Zhang J, Xu S, Li GF, Su J, Shi YH, Ban S, Hu Y, Liu YS, Zhuang MT, Zhao R, Shen XL, Li J, Liu JR, Du X. J Pain. 2019 Aug 7. pii: S1526-5900(18)30904-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2019.08.001.

Analysis of Head Posture and Activation of the Cervical Neck Extensors During a Low-Load Task in Women With Chronic Migraine and Healthy Participants.

Florencio LL, Ferracni GN, Chaves TC, Palacios-Ceña M, Ordás-Bandera C, Speciali JG, Grossi DB, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2019 Feb 8. pii: S0161-4754(18)30086-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2018.07.002.

Are Migraine and Tension-Type Headache Genetically Related? An Investigation of Twin Family Data.

Ligthart L, Huijgen A, Willemsen G, de Geus EJC, Boomsma DI. Twin Res Hum Genet. 2018 Apr;21(2):112-118. doi: 10.1017/thg.2018.5.

Association between Asthma and Migraine – A Cross-Sectional Study of over 110,000 Adolescents.

Lidegaard M, Andersen LL. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2018 Aug 8. pii: S0161-4754(17)30181-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.10.016.

Association between Asthma and Migraine – A Cross-Sectional Study of over 110,000 Adolescents.

Graif Y, Shohat T, Machluf Y, Farkash R, Chaiter Y. Clin Respir J. 2018 Jul 13. doi: 10.1111/crj.12939.

Association Between Severity of Temporomandibular Disorders and the Frequency of Headache Attacks in Women With Migraine: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Florencio LL, de Oliveira AS, Carvalho GF, Dach F, Bigal ME, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Bevilaqua-Grossi D. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2017 Apr 5. pii: S0161-4754(17)30045-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.02.006.

Association Between Trapezius Muscle Tenderness and Tension-Type Headache in Female Office Workers: A Cross-sectional Study.

Lidegaard M, Andersen LL. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2018 Aug 8. pii: S0161-4754(17)30181-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2017.10.016.

Associations Between Migraine and Type 2 Diabetes in Women: Findings From the E3N Cohort Study.

Fagherazzi G, El Fatouhi D, Fournier A, Gusto G, Mancini FR, Balkau B, Boutron-Ruault MC, Kurth T, Bonnet F. JAMA Neurol. 2018 Dec 17. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2018.3960.

Asymmetric Thickness of Oblique Capitis Inferior and Cervical Kinesthesia in Patients With Unilateral Cervicogenic Headache.

Chen YY, Chai HM, Wang CL, Shau YW, Wang SF. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2018 Dec 26. pii: S0161-4754(16)30323-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2018.02.006.

Blink reflex in migraine headache.

Unal Z, Domac FM, Boylu E, Kocer A, Tanridag T, Us O. North Clin Istanb. 2016 Apr 26;3(1):1-8. doi: 10.14744/nci.2016.30301.

Blunted autonomic response in cluster headache patients.


Brain morphologic abnormalities in migraine patients: an observational study

Lilla Bonanno, Viviana Lo Buono, Simona De Salvo, Claudio Ruvolo, Viviana Torre, Placido Bramanti, Silvia Marino and Francesco Corallo. The Journal of Headache and Pain 2020 21:39. 25 April 2020. DOI: 10.1186/s10194-020-01109-2

Caffeine and Primary (Migraine) Headaches-Friend or Foe?

Alstadhaug KB, Andreou AP. Front Neurol. 2019 Dec 3;10:1275. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.01275.

Cervical musculoskeletal dysfunction in headache: How should it be defined?

Jull G, Hall T. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2018 Sep 25. pii: S2468-7812(18)30363-1. doi: 10.1016/j.msksp.2018.09.012.

Cervical musculoskeletal impairments in migraine and tension type headache: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Zhiqi Liang, Olivia Galea, Lucy Thomas, Gwendolen Jull, Julia Treleaven. Musculoskeletal Science and Practice. 25 April 2019. DOI: 10.1016/j.msksp.2019.04.007

Cervical referral of head pain in migraineurs: effects on the nociceptive blink reflex.


Clinical Reasoning: An underrecognized etiology of new daily persistent headache

Duvall JR, Robertson CE, Whealy MA, Garza I. Neurology. 2020 Jan 7;94(1):e114-e120. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000008707.

Clinical tests of musculoskeletal dysfunction in the diagnosis of cervicogenic headache.


Cluster Headache With Accompanying Migraine-Like Features: A Possible Clinical Phenotype.

Taga A, Russo M, Manzoni GC, Torelli P. Headache. 2016 Nov 10. doi: 10.1111/head.12971.

Cognitive Performance in Episodic Cluster Headache.

Santos-Lasaosa S, Bellosta-Diago E, López-Bravo A, Viloria-Alebesque A, Garrrido-Fernández A, Pilar Navarro-Pérez M. Pain Med. 2018 Dec 7. doi: 10.1093/pm/pny238.

Comorbid pain and migraine chronicity: The Chronic Migraine Epidemiology and Outcomes Study.

Scher AI, Buse DC, Fanning KM, Kelly AM, Franznick DA, Adams AM, Lipton RB. Neurology. 2017 Jul 5. pii: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004177. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000004177.

Comorbidity in Migraine with Functional Somatic Syndromes, Psychiatric Disorders and Inflammatory Diseases: A Matter of Central Sensitization?


Comparison of gray matter volume between migraine and “strict-criteria” tension-type headache.

Chen WT, Chou KH, Lee PL, Hsiao FJ, Niddam DM, Lai KL, Fuh JL, Lin CP, Wang SJ. J Headache Pain. 2018 Jan 15;19(1):4. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0834-6.

Cortical plasticity in episodic and chronic cluster headache


Cranial Autonomic Symptoms, Neck Pain: Challenges in Pediatric Migraine.

Haytoglu Z, Herguner MO. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2019 Jul-Sep;22(3):282-285. doi: 10.4103/aian.AIAN_206_18.

Cross-Sectional Evaluation of the Psychometric Properties of the Headache-Specific Locus of Control Scale in People With Migraine.

Grinberg AS, Seng EK. Headache. 2019 Feb 19. doi: 10.1111/head.13485.

Current understanding of trigeminal ganglion structure and function in headache.

Messlinger K, Russo AF. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418786261. doi: 10.1177/0333102418786261.

Current Understanding on Pain Mechanism in Migraine and Cluster Headache.

Buture A, Gooriah R, Nimeri R, Ahmed F. Anesth Pain Med. 2016 Apr 23;6(3):e35190. doi: 10.5812/aapm.35190.

Deep in the brain: Changes in subcortical function immediately preceding a migraine attack.

Meylakh N, Marciszewski KK, Di Pietro F, Macefield VG, Macey PM, Henderson LA. Hum Brain Mapp. 2018 Mar 2. doi: 10.1002/hbm.24030.

Differences in central facilitation between episodic and chronic migraineurs in nociceptive-specific trigeminal pathways.

Sohn JH, Kim CH, Choi HC. J Headache Pain. 2016 Dec

Disrupted functional connectivity between sub-regions in the sensorimotor areas and cortex in migraine without aura.

Qin Z, Su J, He XW, Ban S, Zhu Q, Cui Y, Zhang J, Hu Y, Liu YS, Zhao R, Qiao Y, Li J, Liu JR, Du X. J Headache Pain. 2020 May 6;21(1):47. doi: 10.1186/s10194-020-01118-1.

Dizziness and vertigo during the prodromal phase and headache phase of migraine: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Iljazi A, Ashina H, Lipton RB, Chaudhry B, Al-Khazali HM, Naples JG, Schytz HW, Vukovic Cvetkovic V, Burstein R, Ashina S. Cephalalgia. 2020 Apr 29:333102420921855. doi: 10.1177/0333102420921855.

Epidemiology of migraine in men: Results from the Chronic Migraine Epidemiology and Outcomes (CaMEO) Study.

Scher AI, Wang SJ, Katsarava Z, Buse DC, Fanning KM, Adams AM, Lipton RB. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418786266. doi: 10.1177/0333102418786266.

Evaluation of neurodynamic responses in women with frequent episodic tension type headache.

Caamaño-Barrios LH, Galán-Del-Río F, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Cleland JA, Plaza-Manzano G, Ortega-Santiago R. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Sep 17;44:102063. doi: 10.1016/j.msksp.2019.102063.

Excessive daytime sleepiness is associated with an exacerbation of migraine: A population-based study

Kim J, Cho SJ, Kim WJ, Yang KI, Yun CH, Chu MK.J Headache Pain. 2016 Dec

Extensor/flexor ratio of neck muscle strength and electromyographic activity of individuals with migraine: a cross-sectional study.

Benatto MT, Florencio LL, Bragatto MM, Lodovichi SS, Dach F, Bevilaqua-Grossi D. Eur Spine J. 2019 Aug 9. doi: 10.1007/s00586-019-06097-9.

Features of aura in paediatric migraine diagnosed using the ICHD 3 beta criteria.

Balestri M, Papetti L, Maiorani D, Capuano A, Tarantino S, Battan B, Vigevano F, Valeriani M. Cephalalgia. 2017 Jan 1:333102417748571. doi: 10.1177/0333102417748571.

From transformation to chronification of migraine: pathophysiological and clinical aspects

Torres-Ferrús, F. Ursitti, A. Alpuente-Ruiz, F. Brunello, D. Chiappino, T. de Vries, S. Di Marco, S. Ferlisi, L. Guerritore, N. Gonzalez-Garcia, A. Gonzalez-Martinez, D. Khutorov, M. Kritsilis, A. Kyrou, T. Makeeva, A. Minguez-Olaondo. The Journal of Headache and Pain 2020 21:42. 29 April 2020. DOI: 10.1186/s10194-020-01111-8

Functional and structural alterations in the migraine cerebellum.

Mehnert J, May A. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2017 Jan 1:271678X17722109. doi: 10.1177/0271678X17722109.

Functional connectivity and cognitive impairment in migraine with and without aura.

Lo Buono V, Bonanno L, Corallo F, Pisani LR, Lo Presti R, Grugno R, Di Lorenzo G, Bramanti P, Marino S. J Headache Pain. 2017 Dec;18(1):72. doi: 10.1186/s10194-017-0782-6.

Functional interictal changes of pain processing in migraine with ictal cutaneous allodynia.

Russo A, Esposito F, Conte F, Fratello M, Caiazzo G, Marcuccio L, Giordano A, Tedeschi G, Tessitore A. Cephalalgia. 2016 Apr 15

GBD 2016: still no improvement in the burden of migraine.

Reuter U. Lancet Neurol. 2018 Nov;17(11):929-930. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30360-0.

General trigeminospinal central sensitization and impaired descending pain inhibitory controls contribute to migraine progression


Global, regional, and national burden of migraine and tension-type headache, 1990-2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016.

GBD 2016 Headache Collaborators. Lancet Neurol. 2018 Nov;17(11):954-976. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(18)30322-3.

Grey matter alterations in migraine: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Jia Z, Yu S. Neuroimage Clin. 2017 Jan 19;14:130-140. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2017.01.019.

Grey matter changes in patients with vestibular migraine.

Wang S, Wang H, Zhao D, Liu X, Yan W, Wang M, Zhao R. Clin Radiol. 2019 Aug 23. pii: S0009-9260(19)30359-9. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2019.07.015.

Guidelines on the diagnosis and the current management of headache and related disorders.

Ravishankar K, Chakravarty A, Chowdhury D, Shukla R, Singh S. Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2011 Jul;14(Suppl 1):S40-59.

Headache secondary to cervical artery dissections: practice pointers.

Gallerini S, Marsili L, Bartalucci M, Marotti C, Chiti A, Marconi R. Neurol Sci. 2018 Sep 19. doi: 10.1007/s10072-018-3576-y.

How transparent are migraine clinical trials?


Hypothalamic regulation of headache and migraine.

May A, Burstein R. Cephalalgia. 2019 Aug 29:333102419867280. doi: 10.1177/0333102419867280.

Impact of migraine on fibromyalgia symptoms.

Giamberardino MA, Affaitati G, Martelletti P, Tana C, Negro A, Lapenna D, Curto M, Schiavone C, Stellin L, Cipollone F, Costantini R. J Headache Pain. 2015 Dec 17

Improving understanding of trigger points and widespread pressure pain sensitivity in tension-type headache patients: clinical implications.

Fernández-De-Las-Peñas C, Arendt-Nielsen L. Expert Rev Neurother. 2017 Jul 26:1-7. doi: 10.1080/14737175.2017.1359088.

Improving understanding of trigger points and widespread pressure pain sensitivity in tension-type headache patients: clinical implications.

Fernández-De-Las-Peñas C, Arendt-Nielsen L. Expert Rev Neurother. 2017 Jul 26:1-7. doi: 10.1080/14737175.2017.1359088.

Increased neck muscle stiffness in migraine patients with ictal neck pain: A shear wave elastography study.

Hvedstrup J, Kolding LT, Ashina M, Schytz HW. Cephalalgia. 2020 Apr 15:333102420919998. doi: 10.1177/0333102420919998.

Increased pain sensitivity but normal pain modulation in adolescents with migraine.

Nahman-Averbuch H, Leon E, Hunter BM, Ding L, Hershey AD, Powers SW, King CD, Coghill RC. Pain. 2019 Jan 7. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001477.

Increased pain sensitivity in migraine and tension-type headache coexistent with low back pain: A cross-sectional population study.

Ashina S, Lipton RB, Bendtsen L, Hajiyeva N, Buse DC, Lyngberg AC, Jensen R. Eur J Pain. 2018 Jan 19. doi: 10.1002/ejp.1176.

Is There Support for the Paradigm ‘Spinal Posture as a Trigger for Episodic Headache’? A Comprehensive Review.

Mingels S, Dankaerts W, Granitzer M. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2019 Mar 4;23(3):17. doi: 10.1007/s11916-019-0756-2.

Is There Support for the Paradigm ‘Spinal Posture as a Trigger for Episodic Headache’? A Comprehensive Review.

Mingels S, Dankaerts W, Granitzer M. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2019 Mar 4;23(3):17. doi: 10.1007/s11916-019-0756-2.

Is There Support for the Paradigm ‘Spinal Posture as a Trigger for Episodic Headache’? A Comprehensive Review.

Mingels S, Dankaerts W, Granitzer M. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2019 Mar 4;23(3):17. doi: 10.1007/s11916-019-0756-2.

Kinesiophobia Is Associated with Migraine.

Benatto MT, Bevilaqua-Grossi D, Carvalho GF, Bragatto MM, Pinheiro CF, Straceri Lodovichi S, Dach F, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Florencio LL. Pain Med. 2018 Nov 20. doi: 10.1093/pm/pny206.

Lateral inhibition in the somatosensory cortex during and between migraine without aura attacks: Correlations with thalamocortical activity and clinical features.


Lateralized nociceptive blink reflex habituation deficit in episodic cluster headache: Correlations with clinical features.


Lifestyle factors and risk of migraine and tension-type headache. Follow-up data from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Surveys 1995-1997 and 2006-2008.

Hagen K, Åsberg AN, Stovner L, Linde M, Zwart JA, Winsvold BS, Heuch I. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418764888. doi: 10.1177/0333102418764888.

Low heat pain thresholds in migraineurs between attacks.


Medication overuse headache


Medication overuse headache


Memory of pain and affect associated with migraine and non-migraine headaches.


Midlife migraine and late-life parkinsonism



Richard Barnett. Lancet. 23, 2019. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)32763-1

Migraine and Cerebrovascular Atherosclerosis in Patients With Ischemic Stroke.

van Os HJA, Mulder IA, Broersen A, Algra A, van der Schaaf IC, et al. MJH. Stroke. 2017 May 19. pii: STROKEAHA.116.016133. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.016133.

Migraine classification using magnetic resonance imaging resting-state functional connectivity data.

Chong CD, Gaw N, Fu Y, Li J, Wu T, Schwedt TJ. Cephalalgia. 2016 Jun

Migraine is associated with an increased risk for benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: a nationwide population-based study


Migraine trait symptoms in migraine with and without aura.


Mindfulness and Chronic Headache/Migraine: Mechanisms Explored through the Fear-Avoidance Model of Chronic Pain.

Komandur B, Martin PR, Bandarian-Balooch S. Clin J Pain. 2017 Dec 21. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000580.

Morphological Abnormalities of Thalamic Subnuclei in Migraine: A Multicenter MRI Study at 3 Tesla.


Muscle Tenderness and Psychiatric Comorbidity: A Vicious Cycle in Migraine Chronicization


Musculoskeletal disorders of the upper cervical spine in women with episodic or chronic migraine.

Ferracini GN, Florencio LL, Dach F, Bevilaqua Grossi D, Palacios-Ceña M, Ordás-Bandera C, Chaves TC, Speciali JG, Fernández-DE-Las-Peñas C. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2017 Jan 24. doi: 10.23736/S1973-9087.17.04393-3.

Musculoskeletal Pain and Headache in the Active Duty Military Population: An Integrative Review.

Bader CE, Giordano NA, McDonald CC, Meghani SH, Polomano RC. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs. 2018 Aug;15(4):264-271. doi: 10.1111/wvn.12301.

Neck pain: is it part of a migraine attack or a trigger before a migraine attack?

Özer G, Benlier N. Acta Neurol Belg. 2018 Nov 3. doi: 10.1007/s13760-018-1030-9

Neurogenic inflammation and its role in migraine.

Ramachandran R. Semin Immunopathol. 2018 Mar 22. doi: 10.1007/s00281-018-0676-y.

Non-trigeminal nociceptive innervation of the posterior dura: implications to occipital headache.

Noseda R, Melo-Carrillo A, Nir RR, Strassman AM, Burstein R. J Neurosci. 2019 Jan 8. pii: 2153-18. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.2153-18.2018.

Outcome measures for assessing the effectiveness of non-pharmacological interventions in frequent episodic or chronic migraine: a Delphi study.

Luedtke K, Basener A, Bedei S, Castien R, Chaibi A, Falla D, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Gustafsson M, Hall T, Jull G, Kropp P, Madsen BK, Schaefer B, Seng E, Steen C, Tuchin P, von Piekartz H, Wollesen B. BMJ Open. 2020 Feb 12;10(2):e029855. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029855.

Parental migraine in relation to migraine in offspring: Family linkage analyses from the HUNT Study.

Børte S, Zwart JA, Stensland SØ, Hagen K, Winsvold BS. Cephalalgia. 2019 Feb 2:333102419828989. doi: 10.1177/0333102419828989.

Pediatric vs. Adult Prodrome and Postdrome: A Window on Migraine Pathophysiology?

Cuvellier JC. Front Neurol. 2019 Mar 8;10:199. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.00199.

Perceived stress in patients with migraine: a case-control study.

Moon HJ, Seo JG, Park SP. J Headache Pain. 2017 Dec;18(1):73. doi: 10.1186/s10194-017-0780-8.

Physical examination tests for screening and diagnosis of cervicogenic headache: A systematic review.


Physical-Mental Comorbidity of Pediatric Migraine in the Philadelphia Neurodevelopmental Cohort.

Lateef T, He JP, Nelson K, Calkins ME, Gur R, Gur R, Merikangas KR. J Pediatr. 2018 Oct 29. pii: S0022-3476(18)31304-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.09.033.

Post-traumatic headaches.


Presence of vestibular symptoms and related disability in migraine with and without aura and chronic migraine.

Carvalho GF, Vianna-Bell FH, Florencio LL, Pinheiro CF, Dach F, Bigal ME, Bevilaqua-Grossi D. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418769948. doi: 10.1177/0333102418769948.

Pressure pain thresholds assessed over temporalis, masseter, and frontalis muscles in healthy individuals, patients with tension-type headache, and those with migraine–a systematic review.


Prevalence and factors associated with the use of primary headache diagnostic criteria by chiropractors.

Moore C, Leaver A, Sibbritt D, Adams J. Chiropr Man Therap. 2019 Aug 6;27:33. doi: 10.1186/s12998-019-0254-y.

Prevalence of familial cluster headache: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Emer O’Connor, Benjamin S. Simpson, Henry Houlden, Jana Vandrovcova and Manjit Matharu. The Journal of Headache and Pain 2020 21:37. 25 April 2020. DOI: 10.1186/s10194-020-01101-w

Prevalence of familial cluster headache: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

O’Connor E, Simpson BS, Houlden H, Vandrovcova J, Matharu M. J Headache Pain. 2020 Apr 25;21(1):37. doi: 10.1186/s10194-020-01101-w.

Prevalence of Migraine in the Elderly: A Narrated Review.

Wijeratne T, Tang HM, Crewther D, Crewther S. Neuroepidemiology. 2019 Jan 9;52(1-2):104-110. doi:

Primary Headaches and Sleep Disturbances: A Cause or a Consequence?

Andrijauskis D, Ciauskaite J, Vaitkus A, Pajediene E. J Oral Facial Pain Headache. 2019 Aug 27. doi: 10.11607/ofph.2405.

Primary headaches in children and adolescents – experiences at a single headache center in Korea.

Jeong YJ, Lee YT, Lee IG, Han JY. BMC Neurol. 2018 May 21;18(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s12883-018-1073-9.

Proposed new diagnostic criteria for chronic migraine.

Chalmer MA, Hansen TF, Lebedeva ER, Dodick DW, Lipton RB, Olesen J. Cephalalgia. 2019 Sep 22:333102419877171. doi: 10.1177/0333102419877171.

Reduced insula habituation associated with amplification of trigeminal brainstem input in migraine.

Lee J, Lin RL, Garcia RG, Kim J, Kim H, Loggia ML, Mawla I, Wasan AD, Edwards RR, Rosen BR, Hadjikhani N, Napadow V. Cephalalgia. 2016 Aug

Reduction in perceived stress as a migraine trigger


Relationship Between Headaches and Neck Pain Characteristics With Neck Muscle Strength.

Tolentino GA, Bevilaqua-Grossi D, Carvalho GF, Carnevalli APO, Dach F, Florencio LL. J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2018 Dec 17. pii: S0161-4754(17)30267-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2018.04.003.

Resting cranial and upper cervical muscle activity is increased in patients with migraine.

Janani AS, Pope KJ, Fenton N, Grummett TS, Bakhshayesh H, Lewis TW, Watson DH, Whitham EM, Willoughby JO. Clin Neurophysiol. 2018 Jun 30;129(9):1913-1919. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2018.06.017.

Resting cranial and upper cervical muscle activity is increased in patients with migraine.

Janani AS, Pope KJ, Fenton N, Grummett TS, Bakhshayesh H, Lewis TW, Watson DH, Whitham EM, Willoughby JO. Clin Neurophysiol. 2018 Jun 30;129(9):1913-1919. doi: 10.1016/j.clinph.2018.06.017.

Restless legs syndrome in migraine patients: prevalence and severity.

van Oosterhout WP, van Someren EJ, Louter MA, Schoonman GG, Lammers GJ, Rijsman RM, Ferrari MD, Terwindt GM. Eur J Neurol. 2016 Mar 21

Restless legs syndrome is associated with headache-related disabilities in patients with migraine: a prospective 7-year follow-up study.

Suzuki K, Suzuki S, Haruyama Y, Kobashi G, Shiina T, Hirata K. Eur J Neurol. 2018 Aug 31. doi: 10.1111/ene.13796

Risk factors for migraine and tension-type headache in 11 year old children


Self-reported neck pain is associated with migraine but not with tension-type headache in adolescents.


Sensory processing patterns affect headache severity among adolescents with migraine.

Genizi J, Halevy A, Schertz M, Osman K, Assaf N, Segal I, Srugo I, Kessel A, Engel-Yeger B. J Headache Pain. 2020 May 6;21(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s10194-020-01119-0.

Sex Differences in Prevalence, Symptoms, Impact, and Psychiatric Comorbidities in Migraine and Probable Migraine: A Population-Based Study.

Song TJ, Cho SJ, Kim WJ, Yang KI, Yun CH, Chu MK. Headache. 2019 Jan 9. doi: 10.1111/head.13470.

Sex-related influences in migraine.

Pavlovic JM, Akcali D, Bolay H, Bernstein C, Maleki N. J Neurosci Res. 2017 Jan 2;95(1-2):587-593. doi: 10.1002/jnr.23903.

Sleep Disorders Among People With Migraine: Results From the Chronic Migraine Epidemiology and Outcomes (CaMEO) Study.

Buse DC, Rains JC, Pavlovic JM, Fanning KM, Reed ML, Manack Adams A, Lipton RB. Headache. 2018 Nov 1. doi: 10.1111/head.13435.

Sleep Disorders and Migraine: Review of Literature and Potential Pathophysiology Mechanisms.

Vgontzas A, Pavlović JM. Headache. 2018 Aug 8. doi: 10.1111/head.13358.

Sleep disturbances in tension-type headache and migraine.

Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Fernández-Muñoz JJ, Palacios-Ceña M, Parás-Bravo P, Cigarán-Méndez M, Navarro-Pardo E. Ther Adv Neurol Disord. 2017 Dec 6;11:1756285617745444. doi: 10.1177/1756285617745444.

Spinal Cord Injury and Migraine Headache: A Population-Based Study


Stratifying migraine patients based on dynamic pain provocation over the upper cervical spine.

Luedtke K, May A. J Headache Pain. 2017 Sep 26;18(1):97. doi: 10.1186/s10194-017-0808-0.

Structural changes of cerebellum and brainstem in migraine without aura.

Qin Z, He XW, Zhang J, Xu S, Li GF, Su J, Shi YH, Ban S, Hu Y, Liu YS, Zhuang MT, Zhao R, Shen XL, Li J, Liu JR, Du X. J Headache Pain. 2019 Sep 2;20(1):93. doi: 10.1186/s10194-019-1045-5.

Subclinical cerebellar dysfunction in patients with migraine: evidence from eyeblink conditioning.


Suboccipital Myodural Bridges Revisited: Application to Cervicogenic Headaches.

Kitamura K, Cho KH, Yamamoto M, Ishii M, Murakami G, Rodríguez-Vázquez JF, Abe SI. Clin Anat. 2019 May 22. doi: 10.1002/ca.23411.

Systematic Review of Childhood and Adolescent Risk and Prognostic Factors for Recurrent Headaches.

Huguet A, Tougas ME, Hayden J, McGrath PJ, Chambers CT, Stinson JN, Wozney L. J Pain. 2016 Aug

Temporal Patterns of Vertigo and Migraine in Vestibular Migraine.

Yan M, Guo X, Liu W, Lu J, Wang J, Hu L, Xia K, Ni J, Lu H, Zhao H. Front Neurosci. 2020 Apr 15;14:341. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2020.00341.

The association between headache and low back pain: a systematic review.

Vivekanantham A, Edwin C, Pincus T, Matharu M, Parsons H, Underwood M. J Headache Pain. 2019 Jul 15;20(1):82. doi: 10.1186/s10194-019-1031-y. Review.

The association between migraine and physical exercise.

Amin FM, Aristeidou S, Baraldi C, Czapinska-Ciepiela EK, Ariadni DD, Di Lenola D, Fenech C, Kampouris K, Karagiorgis G, Braschinsky M, Linde M; European Headache Federation School of Advanced Studies (EHF-SAS). J Headache Pain. 2018 Sep 10;19(1):83. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0902-y.

The burden of headache is associated to pain interference, depression and headache duration in chronic tension type headache: a 1-year longitudinal study.

Fuensalida-Novo S, Palacios-Ceña M, Fernández-Muñoz JJ, Castaldo M, Wang K, Catena A, Arendt-Nielsen L, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C. J Headache Pain. 2017 Dec 28;18(1):119. doi: 10.1186/s10194-017-0829-8.

The epidemiology of headache disorders: a face-to-face interview of participants in HUNT4.

Hagen K, Åsberg AN, Uhlig BL, Tronvik E, Brenner E, Stjern M, Helde G, Gravdahl GB, Sand T. J Headache Pain. 2018 Mar 20;19(1):25. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0854-2.

The evolution of headache from childhood to adulthood: a review of the literature


The headache under-response to treatment (HURT) questionnaire, an outcome measure to guide follow-up in primary care: development, psychometric evaluation and assessment of utility.

Steiner TJ, Buse DC, Al Jumah M, Lipton RB; Lifting The Burden: The Global Campaign against Headache. J Headache Pain. 2018 Feb 14;19(1):15. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0842-6.

The Headache-Attributed Lost Time (HALT) Indices: measures of burden for clinical management and population-based research.

Steiner TJ, Lipton RB; Lifting The Burden: The Global Campaign against Headache. J Headache Pain. 2018 Feb 2;19(1):12. doi: 10.1186/s10194-018-0837-3.

The impact of chronic migraine: The Chronic Migraine Epidemiology and Outcomes (CaMEO) Study methods and baseline results


The migraine brain in transition: girls vs boys.


The persistence versus interchangeability of migraine and tension-type headaches in a 5-year population-based validated survey.

Oguz Akarsu E, Baykan B, Ertas M, Zarifoglu M, Orhan EK, Saip S, Siva A, Karli N; Turkish Headache Study Group. Cephalalgia. 2019 Jun 4:333102419852359. doi: 10.1177/0333102419852359.

The Relationship Between Migraine or Severe Headache and Chronic Health Conditions: A Cross-Sectional Study from the National Health Interview Survey 2013-2015.

Minen MT, Weissman J, Tietjen GE. Pain Med. 2019 May 25. pii: pnz113. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnz113.

The role of the brainstem in migraine: Potential brainstem effects of CGRP and CGRP receptor activation in animal models.

Holland PR, Saengjaroentham C, Vila-Pueyo M. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418756863. doi: 10.1177/0333102418756863.

To what extent are patients with migraine able to predict attacks?

Gago-Veiga AB, Pagán J, Henares K, Heredia P, González-García N, De Orbe MI, Ayala JL, Sobrado M, Vivancos J. J Pain Res. 2018 Sep 27;11:2083-2094. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S175602.

Trigger Point Sensitivity Is a Differentiating Factor between Cervicogenic and Non-Cervicogenic Headaches: A Cross-Sectional, Descriptive Study.

Olivier B, Pramod A, Maleka D. Physiother Can. 2018 Fall;70(4):323-329. doi: 10.3138/ptc.2017-38.

Understanding migraine using dynamic network biomarkers.


Vagus nerve stimulation inhibits trigeminal nociception in a rodent model of episodic migraine.

Hawkins, Jordan L.; Cornelison, Lauren E.; Blankenship, Brian A.; More. PAIN Reports. October 17, 2017. doi: 10.1097/PR9.0000000000000628

Validation of a clinical examination to differentiate a cervicogenic source of headache: a diagnostic prediction model using controlled diagnostic blocks.

Getsoian SL, Gulati SM, Okpareke I, Nee RJ, Jull GA. BMJ Open. 2020 May 5;10(5):e035245. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-035245.

Vestibular migraine: the most frequent entity of episodic vertigo.

Dieterich M, Obermann M, Celebisoy N. J Neurol. 2016 Apr

Vestibular migraine.

von Brevern M, Lempert T. Handb Clin Neurol. 2016;137:301-16. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-63437-5.00022-4.

Visual cortex and cerebellum hyperactivation during negative emotion picture stimuli in migraine patients.

Wang M, Su J, Zhang J, Zhao Y, Yao Q, Zhang Q, Zhang H, Wang S, Li GF, Liu JR, Du X. Sci Rep. 2017 Feb 9;7:41919. doi: 10.1038/srep41919.

Visual symptoms and childhood migraine: Qualitative analysis of duration, location, spread, mobility, colour and pattern.

Ahmed M, Boyd C, Vavilikolanu R, Rafique B. Cephalalgia. 2018 Jan 1:333102418766872. doi: 10.1177/0333102418766872.

Vitamin D in migraine headache: a comprehensive review on literature.

Ghorbani Z, Togha M, Rafiee P, Ahmadi ZS, Rasekh Magham R, Haghighi S, Razeghi Jahromi S, Mahmoudi M. Neurol Sci. 2019 Aug 3. doi: 10.1007/s10072-019-04021-z.

Widespread Pressure Pain Hypersensitivity Is Similar in Women With Frequent Episodic and Chronic Tension-Type Headache: A Blinded Case-Control Study.

Palacios Ceña M, Castaldo M, Kelun Wang, Torelli P, Pillastrini P, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C, Arendt-Nielsen L. Headache. 2016 Nov 11. doi: 10.1111/head.12982

Women with Chronic and Episodic Migraine Exhibit Similar Widespread Pressure Pain Sensitivity.

Palacios-Ceña M, Lima Florencio L, Natália Ferracini G, Barón J, Guerrero ÁL, Ordás-Bandera C, Arendt-Nielsen L, Fernández-de-Las-Peñas C. Pain Med. 2016 Apr 15

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