Key clinical point: Migraine with aura significantly raises the risk of developing dementia.
Major finding: Migraine-with-aura patients had dementia rates double that of nonmigraine patients.
Study details: A population-based cohort study of 1.66 million individuals, including a matched study population of 62,578.
Disclosures: Dr. Islamoska disclosed that Veluxfondent funded the study as part of her PhD project.
Islamoska S et al. AHS 2020, Submission 846214.