How to make your migraine patients 'eternally grateful'

Timely advice from a leading headache specialist

Migraine is underdiagnosed and under-recognised in primary care, and commonly confused with tension-type headache, according to a Sydney-based neurologist who concedes that even members of her own profession can mistake the diagnosis.

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Dr Bronwyn Jenkins, a migraine specialist based at the Epping Clinic and at Royal North Shore Hospital, says that while there is no specific test to diagnose migraine, the best approach is a simple one.

She endorses the three-item migraine ID screener which she says has