Accession Number : ADA328296
Title : A Comparison of Cerebral Blood Flow in Migraineurs during Headache-Free and Treatment Periods.
Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 15 Sep 95-14 Sep 96,
Corporate Author : BUFFALO INST FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH NY
Personal Author(s) : Bednarczyk, Edward M.
PDF Url : ADA328296
Report Date : OCT 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 21
Abstract : The pathophysiology of migraine headache (HA) remains poorly understood as do the mechanisms of action of most anti-migraine drugs. The following is the annual report of a study of cerebral blood flow (CBF) in migraine headache compared to values following treatment with the 5HT(1d) agonist sumatriptan and a headache free state.
Descriptors : *HEADACHES, BRAIN, PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, PHARMACOLOGICAL ANTAGONISTS, BLOOD CIRCULATION, CEREBRUM, ISCHEMIA, VASOCONSTRICTING, VASODILATION.
Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE