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The efficacy of hypnotherapy in the treatment of migraine

03 November 1999

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

The pain of migraine is notoriously difficult to manage. This article describes hypnotherapy as an effective intervention in a group of self-diagnosed migraine...

Bionursing: the management of migraine and vomiting

31 January 1996

Nursing Standard

Biological sciences

Healing the sole

16 August 2011

Nursing Standard


The benefits of reflexology are explored in the fourth article in our series on complementary and alternative therapies.

An introduction to diagnosis and management of headache

30 November 2011

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Headache is a common, painful event that can be acute and/or chronic in nature. This article aims to give readers an insight into the condition by covering issues...

Diagnosing and managing migraine in children and young people

31 December 2018

Nursing Children and Young People


This article gives an overview of migraine in children. It outlines the epidemiology of the condition and describes presentation with headache and other symptoms and...

Migraine in primary care: myths, management and medication overuse

07 August 2018

Primary Health Care


This article is aimed at primary care nurses and covers the presentation of migraine across the whole lifespan. It reminds the reader that migraine is a genetic...

Advances in the pharmacological management of acute and chronic pain

06 June 2018

Nursing Standard


Effective management of acute and chronic pain is an important aspect of nursing practice. Relieving patients’ pain requires nurses to have an understanding of the...


23 February 2005

Nursing Standard


This article examines the different types of headache that patients may experience, distinguishing between common types of headache and those that are...