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Treatment of Episodic Cluster Headache Deviates From Recommendations

Key clinical point: Additional options for the preventive treatment of episodic cluster headache may be needed.

Major finding: About 48% of patients use acute therapy only, and 48% use preventive treatments.

Study details: An analysis of data from the Adelphi 2017 Cluster Headache Disease Specific Programme, a cross-sectional survey.

Disclosures: Eli Lilly funded the study.


Nichols R et al. AHS 2019. Abstract OR04.