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2020 Apr

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open



Hospital Burden of Migraine in United States Adults: A 15-year National Inpatient Sample Analysis.


Law H-Z, Chung MH, Nissan G, Janis JE, Amirlak B
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Apr; 8(4):e2790.
PMID: 32440450.


Migraine headache is associated with high costs, but changes over time of inpatient burden in the United States are unknown. Understanding longitudinal trends is necessary to determine the costs of evolving inpatient treatments that target biological factors in the generation of pain such as vasodilation and aberrant activity of trigeminal neurotransmitters. We report the migraine hospital burden trend in the United States over 15 years.