Center of Excellence: Migraine: Cases & Quizzes

 
 
  • Fast Five Quiz: Caffeine Clinical Concerns Misinformation and misperceptions regarding caffeine are common. Are you prepared to counsel patients on the clinical effects of the world's most popular drug? Test yourself with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Migraine Prevention and Treatment Patients with frequent migraine attacks usually require both acute (abortive) and preventive (prophylactic) therapy. Refresh and test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Abnormal Eye Movement and Agitated Delirium in a 26-Year-Old A 26-year-old woman presents with confusion, agitation, sweating, and abnormal involuntary eye movement (diaphoresis and ocular clonus). What's the diagnosis?
  • Why Is Serotonin Syndrome on the Rise? Increased use of a growing number of available serotonergic drugs is probably fueling the rise in incidence of serotonin syndrome. Which combinations are particularly risky?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Stroke Stroke is among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Do you know key aspects and best practices associated with various types? Refresh and test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Any 'Natural' Products Effective for Migraine? As all clinicians know, natural does not always mean safe. Are there risks to use of alternative therapies to treat migraine?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Migraine Variants How much do you know about the presentation, workup, and treatment of migraine variants? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer Disease Management Do you know current management recommendations for Alzheimer disease? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • A 38-Year-Old Man With Double Vision, Numbness, and Headache A 38-year-old man presents with a moderately severe headache that began the previous day. He also reports double vision and numbness and weakness in his right arm and leg. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • A 25-Year-Old Woman With a Droopy Eyelid and Double Vision A 25-year-old woman with a throbbing headache developed droopiness of the left eyelid and double vision, which is gradually worsening. Can you make the diagnosis?
  • The Headache Most Often Misdiagnosed Does this woman have sinusitis, migraine, medication overuse, or something else?
  • A 23-Year-Old With Blindness After a Fall She Can't Remember A 23-year-old woman is brought to the emergency department after an apparent fall she cannot remember. She also reports blindness in her left eye and lower-extremity weakness. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Contraception Are you familiar with key aspects of contraceptive selection and use, as well as significant conditions associated with certain forms of birth control? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Stress-Related Conditions Are you familiar with common stress-related medical conditions and best practices for their diagnosis and management? Make sure your knowledge is current with this short quiz.
  • Fast Five Quiz: Caffeine Facts vs Fiction Numerous claims are made about the health detriments or possible benefits of caffeine. Are you able to separate facts about caffeine consumption from fiction? Test your knowledge with this short quiz.
  • A 26-Year-Old Man Who Passed Out at His Work Desk Paramedics bring a 26-year-old man to the ED with acute-onset altered mental status. He has a history of back pain. An open, unlabeled pillbox was found. An ECG is ordered. What is the diagnosis?
  • A 64-Year-Old Man Unable to Lift His Arm or Walk A 64-year-old man presents with left-sided weakness that has worsened to the point where he cannot comfortably walk or lift his arm. What's the diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Memory Loss Are you prepared to confront various conditions related to memory loss? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.
  • A 72-Year-Old Man With a Severe Headache: USMLE Question A 72-year-old man presents with a severe headache that began suddenly a few hours prior. Can you make the correct diagnosis?
  • Fast Five Quiz: Headaches Many different types of headaches are recognized, including migraine, cluster, and tension. Test yourself on the diagnosis, workup, and treatment of various headache types with this short quiz.