Reference 2018-601

REF:           2018-601

Subject:       Headaches and Chronic Migraines

 

Request:

I am writing to you today to request information regarding the treatment of Headaches and Chronic Migraines.

1.)    Does your trust run a headache clinic? YES/NO

If YES how many per week/month [delete as appropriate]

2.)    Does your trust run a migraine clinic? YES/NO

If YES how many per week/month [delete as appropriate]

3.)    Does your trust run a botulinum A [botox] clinics (regardless of any indication or department)?  YES/NO

 

4.)    In the past 6 months how many patients have been treated for chronic migraine?

 

5.)    Could you please provide me with the following numbers of patients treated in the last 6 months, with the following drugs for Chronic Migraine. If none, please state None.

 

  • Botox
  • Dysport
  • Xeomin
  • Topiramate / anticonvulsant
  • Beta-blocker
  • Calcium channel blocker
  • Anti-serotonergic
  • Tricyclic anti-depressant

 

 

Response:

Does your trust run a headache clinic? No
Does your trust run a migraine clinic?
Does your trust run a botulinum A [botox] clinic (regardless of any indication or department)? The Neurology LTC Service runs a Neuro Rehab Consultant Clinic. Some of the patients attending this clinic will be injected with Botox, but there is not a specific Botox clinic.
In the past 6 months how many patients have been treated for chronic migraine? Please find information attached.

2018-601 – FOI Request – Headaches and Chronic Migraines [12 kb] MS Excel

Could you please provide me with the following numbers of patients treated in the last 6 months, with the following drugs for chronic migraine?

 

• Botox

• Dysport

• Xeomin

• Topiramate / anticonvulsant

• Beta-blocker

• Calcium channel blocker

• Anti-serotonergic

• Tricyclic anti-depressant