The Migraine Brain: Imaging Structure and Function

Hardcover | June 14, 2012

EditorDavid Borsook, Arne May, Peter J. Goadsby

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The Migraine Brain, edited by David Borsook, Arne May, Peter J. Goadsby, and Richard Hargreaves, makes a major contribution to the field, addressing the increasingly sophisticated neuroimaging techniques that have allowed researchers to begin to define functional and anatomical characteristicsof migraine and other less-common types of headache. Of particular focus is how imaging is changing the way we understand migraine. This includes changes in function, structure and chemistry of the migraine brain. Included are sections that focus on particular aspects of migraine, for example themigraine aura: those symptoms that cause visual sensitivity (blinding white light), sensory difficulty (loud noises, painful touch, and hot/cold spells), slurred language, and motor dysfunction. Extensively illustrated throughout, The Migraine Brain provides a general overview of the history of migraine, its pathophysiology, as well as in-depth details on the Clinical Perspectives and the different imaging techniques in use (MR, fMRI, DTI, VBM, PET, fMRI, and MEG). It also includesdetails on modulation of the brain using such techniques as TMS. The book concludes with a discussion of future uses of imaging in the diagnosis and treatment of migraines and other headaches.A collation of the top thinkers in the field and the only book of its kind, The Migraine Brain is necessary reading for neurologists and neuroscientists.

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The Migraine Brain, edited by David Borsook, Arne May, Peter J. Goadsby, and Richard Hargreaves, makes a major contribution to the field, addressing the increasingly sophisticated neuroimaging techniques that have allowed researchers to begin to define functional and anatomical characteristicsof migraine and other less-common types of ...

David Borsook, MD, PhD, is Director of the Pain and Analgesia Imaging Neuroscience (P.A.I.N.) Group at McLean Hospital, Masschussetts General Hospital, and Children's Hospital in Belmont, MA. Arne May, MD, PhD, is with the Institut fur Systemische Neurowissenschaften Zentrum fur Experimentelle Medizin at Universitatsklinikum Hamburg-Ep...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:June 14, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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I. Migraine: History1. Mervyn Eadie: A History of MigraineII. Neurobiology of the Migraine Brain2. Farooq Maniyar and Peter J. Goadsby: Migraine - Some Theories and Controversies3. Peter D. Drummond: Neural System Changes in Migraine4. Rami Burstein and David Borsook: Sensitization of Trigeminovascular Pathway: Implications to Migraine Pathophysiology5. Nasim Maleki, Lino Becerra, and David Borsook: Brain Measures of the Interictal Migraine Brain State (IMBS)6. Richard B. Lipton and Marcelo E. Bigal: From Episodic to Chronic Migraine7. Arne May and Anne Stankewitz: Concomitant Symptoms in MigraineIII. Clinical Perspective8. Randolph W. Evans: Clinical Neuroimaging of Migraine9. Stephen Silberstein: Prophylaxis: What Measures?10. Inge H. Palm-Meinders, Michel D. Ferrari, Mark C. Kruit: Iron Accumulation in Migraine11. Inge H. Palm-Meinders, Michel D. Ferrari, Mark C. Kruit: Migraine and Brain Lesions12. Franz Riederer, Andreas R. Gantenbein and Peter S. Sndor: Clinical Utility of Objective Measures13. Claudia M. Weller, Boukje de Vries, Gisela M Terwindt, Michel D. Ferrari, Joost Haan, and Arn M.J.M. van den Maagdenberg: Migraine Genes - Clinical and Preclinical PerspectivesIV. Imaging Migraine14. Richard Hargreaves and David Dodick: In Search of Future Treatments15. Jes Olesen and Peer Tfelt-Hansen: Imaging migraine: A history16. Hans-Christoph Diener, Arne May: Focus on the Midbrain17. Christos Sidiropoulos and Panayiotis D. Mitsias: Diffusion Weighted Imaging in Migraine18. Maria A. Rocca and Massimo Filippi: Diffusion Tensor Imaging Abnormalities in Migraine19. Arne May: Morphometric changes and VBM20. Cristina Granziera: Surface-Based Structural Changes in Migraine21. Genevieve Demarquay and Francois Mauguiere: Changing receptors in Migraine state22. Marie Denuelle, Pierre Payoux, Nelly Fabre and Gilles Geraud: 15O PET studies in migraine23. Till Sprenger, Christian Seifert, Peter J. Goadsby: Imaging activation in the migraine state24. Caterina Tonon, Giulia Pierangeli, Sabina Cevoli, Pietro Cortelli, Raffaele Lodi: Metabolites and migraine25. Nouchine Hadjikhani, Maurice B. Vincent: Visual aura26. Eric A. Moulton: Functional Imaging of the Migraine Brain: New Insights into Brain Dysfunction27. Sheena K Aurora, Sidra Saeed, and Susan M Bowyer: TMS and MEG studies in migraine28. M. Sohail Asghar and Messoud Ashina: Magnetic Resonance Angiography and Migraine29. Magdalena Sarah Volz and Felipe Fregni: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) / Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS)30. Gianluca Coppola and Jean Schoenen: Measures of cortical excitability31. Susan M. Bowyer and Panayiotis D. Mitsia: Drug Effects on Cortical ExcitabilityV. Conclusions32. Todd J. Schwedt and David W. Dodick: Defining the Migraine Phenotype33. David Borsook and Lino Becerra: The Future of Imaging in Migraine Diagnosis and Treatment34. David Borsook, Arne May, Peter Goadsby, Richard Hargreaves: Can Imaging Effectively Transform Migraine Treatment?