Neurology Resources

The following links lead to short summaries, including text, tables, and charts, that have been created specifically for the PCP audience by neurologists from Los Angeles County Department of Health Services. Additionally, some of the summaries include handouts to share with patients. Please review these considerations as factors in your patient care decisions.

Outpatient Abortive Treatment for Migraines
Differentiating Common Types of Headaches
Prophylactic Treatment for Frequent Migraines/Headaches
Diagnosis and Treatment of Migraines
Oral Contraceptive Use in Migraine
Seizures and Driving
Work-up of First Time Seizure
When to Start AED Medications
First Unprovoked Seizure in Childhood
Evaluation and Treatment of Recurrent or Atypical Febrile Seizures in Childhood
Evaluation and Treatment of Pediatric Epilepsy
Evaluation and Treatment of Headaches in Children
Evaluation and Treatment of Cerebral Palsy