Academic- Headache Management in the Emergency Department

One of the most common complaints presenting to emergency departments (ED), headaches account for more than 5 million visits annually. Nurse Practitioners must be able to differentiate between types of headaches and remain up to date on available evidence-based treatment options. Emergent care expert, Dr. Nycole Oliver will:
  • Discuss the incidence of headaches in the ED
  • Describe the distinct types of headaches
  • Review the most recent evidence-based guidelines for treating headaches in the ED