This handbook will be a clinically-focused, evidence-based handbook that will give an overview of the condition and provide insight into best-practice assessment, diagnosis and treatment of migraine, including major clinical guidelines and investigative drugs. Written by Dr Todd Smitherman, a leader in the field, this handbook is an ideal everyday companion for busy general practitioners, nurses and neurology trainees, as well as patients wishing to gain a better understanding of their condition.
Dr Todd Smitherman is an Associate Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Behavioral Medicine at The University of Mississippi. His primary research interests include migraine and behavioral interventions for headache. Dr Smitherman has published over 50 articles in peer reviewed publications and is an associate editor for Headache. His research is supported by the Migraine Research Foundation and he is a fellow of the American Headache Society.