APRN: Pharmacological Management of Migraine Headaches
For APRN to manage migraine therapy successfully, they need to understand trigger patterns, headache, and patient goals, and be able to counsel patients appropriately about their condition to offer the most effective treatment.
Purpose/Goal: To provide the APRN with information about the causes and pharmacologic treatment of migraine headaches.
1. Discuss the causes and diagnosis of migraine headaches.
2. Identify treatment strategies for decreasing the severity of migraines.
3. Use medication strategies to prevent migraine headaches.
Margaret F. Moloney, PhD, RN, ANP-BC and Lisa A. Cranwell-Bruce, MS, RN, FNP-BC
The planners and author(s) of this continuing nursing education activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships with any commercial companies pertaining to this activity.
Contact Hours: 2.4
Expiration Date: 12/31/2014
Pharmacology Hours: 2.4
Member Price: $40.00
Non-Member Price: $60.00