IV. Special Populations

         G.  Chronic Non-Malignant Pain & Headache Information 

This section offers resources related to Fibromyalgia, chronic pain and headaches.

Recommended Publications

  1. The Migraine Brain: Imaging Structure and Function
    - Borsook, D., May, A., Goadsby, P. J., & Hargreaves,
       R. (2012). Oxford University Press. 
  2. What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Fibromyalgia: The Revolutionary Treatment that Can Reverse the Disease
    St. Amand, R. P. & Craig Marek, C. (2012).  NY:
       Wellness Central.  ISBN: 0446694444.
  3. The Cleveland Clinic Manual of Headache Therapy
     - Tepper, S. J., & Tepper, D. E. (2011). NY: Springer. 
         ISBN: 978-1461401780.
  4. The Migraine Brain: Your Breakthrough Guide to Fewer Headaches, Better Health
     - Berstein, C., & McArdle, E. (2009). NY: Free Press.
        ISBN: 141654769.            
  5. The Relaxation & Stress Reduction Workbook, 6th Edition
     - Davis, M., McKay, M., & Eshelman, E. R. (2008). 
    New Harbinger Publications.
        ISBN: 1572242140.
  6. Comprehensive Review of Headache Medicine
     - Levin, M. (2008).  NY: Oxford University Press.
        ISBN: 0195366735.
  7. Headache Simplified
    - Marcus, D. A. (2008). UK: Tfm Publishing.
       ISBN: 1903378672.
  8. Fibromyalgia: The Complete Guide From Medical Experts and Patients
    - Ostalecki, S. (2007).  NM: Jones and Bartlett
       Publishers.  ISBN: 0763746401.
  9. Fibromyalgia - Up Close & Personal
    - Pellegrino, M. J.  (2005).  OH: Anadem Publishing.
       ISBN: 1890018503.
  10. Taking Charge of Fibromyalgia: Everything You Need to Know to Manage Fibromyalgia, 5th Edition
    - Kelly, J. W., & Devonshire, R. (2005). MN:
       Fibromyalgia Educational Systems, Inc.
       ISBN: 0966577418.  
  11. The Headache Cure
    - Kandel, J. & Sudderth, D. (2005).  NY: McGraw-Hill.
       ISBN: 0071457364.
  12. Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches: What Your Doctor Doesn't Tell You...that You Need to Know
    - Robert, T. (2005).  NY: Harper Collins.
        ISBN: 0060766856.
  13. Advanced Therapy of Headache, 2nd Edition
    - Purdy, R. A., Rapoport, A., Sheftell, F., & Tepper, S.
    PA: BC Decker. ISBN: 1550092529.
  14. The Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Clinical Case Definition for Practitioners
    - Russell, I. J. (2004).  NY: The Haworth Press, Inc. 
        ISBN: 9870789025746.


       Educational Materials/Curriculum

  1. Headache 2013 – Robbins Headache Clinic 
    A comprehensive guide to headache treatment, including advanced approaches for when nothing has helped.
  2. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain - American Headache Society
  3. Health and Nutrition Facts for You - UW Health, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI
    Migraine Headaches 

  4. Overview of Pediatric Migraine - Medscape Reference

      Guidelines/Clinical Pathways


  1. Fibromyalgia Treatment Guidelines - Livestrong Foundation         
  2. Guidelines for All Healthcare Professionals in the Diagnosis and Management of Migraine, Tension-Type, Cluster
    and Medication-Overuse Headaches - British Association for the Study of Headache
  3. Migraine Headache - American Academy of Neurology 
  4. Practice Parameter: Evidence-based Guidelines for Migraine Headache - American Academy of Neurology
  5. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Treatment Guidelines - Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association  
     - These guidelines have been written for a
        professional audience.


          Other Organizational Links
           American Academy of Pain Management
           American Chronic Pain Association

           American Headache Society  

           Cluster Headaches.com
           Chronic Non-Malignant Pain
           Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue & Central Sensitivity
         Syndrome Online Resource
           Fibromyalgia Support Group
           Fibromyalgia Treatment Center
           Fibromyalgia Network
           For Grace: Empowering Women in Pain
           Headache ~ Kids Health
           Headache Symptom & Signs Index
           Help for Headaches
           International Headache Society
           International Myopain Society
           Managing Back Pain 
           Migraine Awareness Group: A National Understanding
         for Migraineurs (MAGNUM)
           Migraine Research Foundation                                                     
           National Fibromyalgia Association
           National Fibromyalgia Partnership, Inc.
           National Fibromyalgia Research Association

           National Headache Foundation

           National Institute of Neurological Disorders:
           Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association 
           Robbins Headache Clinic
           World Institute of Pain



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