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Headache Disorders in Pandemic Conditions

  • Practical guide for busy clinicians, trainees and researchers

  • Examines interventional pain management in a pandemic era

  • Discusses Covid-19 and headaches within specific populations

Part of the book series: Headache (HEAD)

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Hardcover Book USD 139.99
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This title has not yet been released. You may pre-order it now and we will ship your order when it is published on 22 May 2023.

About this book

This book provides a physician’s pathfinder for COVID specific headache disorders as well as general headache practice in a pandemic era. Practical solutions to headache management at every level are highlighted, along with the changing nature of previous headache disorders under lockdown conditions.

Headache Disorders in Pandemic Conditions examines the specific nature of headache symptoms during COVID-19 infection, the secondary causes of COVID-specific headache disorders and practical issues of previous known headache disorders during a pandemic. The book also explores the effect of lockdown on headache management and changes in headache education, practice, risks and guidelines. Neurologists, headache specialists, general practitioners, medical students and residents will find this book to be a practical and clear guide to Covid-19 specific headache disorders in clinical practice.


  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Epidemiology
  • Diagnostics
  • Telemedicine
  • COVID-19 vaccines

Editors and Affiliations

  • Department of Neurology, Mersin University Faculty of Medicine, Mersin, Türkiye

    Aynur Özge

  • Neurology, Brain 360-Brain Health Center, Istanbul, Türkiye

    Derya Uludüz

  • Dept of Neurology & Algology, NÖROM, Neuropsychiatry Center, Gazi University, Ankara, Türkiye

    Hayrunnisa Bolay

  • Department of Neurology, Gülhane Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Türkiye

    Ömer Karadaş

About the editors

Aynur Özge, MD is Professor at the Department of Neurology at Mersin University, Faculty of Medicine, Mersin, Turkey. They are co-editor of the books “Headache in Children and Adolescents: A Case-Based Approach”, “Headache and Comorbidities in Childhood and Adolescence” and “Peripheral Interventional Headache Management”, published by Springer in 2016, 2017, 2019, respectively. Professor Özge, has been an active member of the IHS since 2003 and board member for 2019-2025.  They were President of the 7th International Congress of Childhood and Adolescence in 2008 and participated in the European Headache Federation Guideline Committee’s studies for the declaration of Guidelines for the Childhood Headache. Professor Özge is a member of MENA Headache education program and President of Global Migraine and Pain Society since 2019. Their primary fields of interest are epidemiology of headache, comorbidity, headache database systems, childhood and adolescent headaches, dementia clinic and caregiving supporting models.

Derya Uluduz, MD is a Neurology Specialist and Retired Faculty Member of Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty Department of Neurology. Dr Uluduz is President of BEYİNDER-Turkish Brain Health Association, Vice President of Turkish Global Migraine and Pain Association, Board Member of European Headache Federation and Vice President of the ‘Lifting the Burden’ group of the International Headache Society.  Dr Uluduz has published many journal articles, book chapters and co-edited the book Peripheral Interventional Management in Headache published by Springer in 2019. 

Omer Karadas, MD is Professor at the Department of Neurology at Gulhane Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey. Professor Karadas’ clinical interests include headaches, Nerve blockades in headaches, epilepsy and dementia diseases. He is a member of Turkish Neurology Society and the Turkish Headache Study Group. He is also the president of the Neurology and Neurotechnological Sciences Association. He is a member of many national and international scientific associations. He has more than 250 articles, oral presentations, poster presentations, books and book chapters related to neurological diseases. He has seven national and international scientific awards. Four of these awards belong to his work on headache. In 2021, he established the Headache Center and Neurophysiology Center in Albania.

Hayrunnisa Bolay, MD, PhD is a Professor of Neurology and Algology at Gazi University in Ankara, Turkey. Professor Bolay is Director of the Neuroscience and Neurotechnology Centre (NÖROM) and Neuropsychiatry Centre, a member of Turkish Academy of Sciences and is actively involved in clinical and basic migraine headache research particularly of the pathophysiology of headache and cortical spreading depression. Professor Bolay has published over 200 papers, abstracts and book chapters on headache topics and have been honoured with various awards for headache research.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Headache Disorders in Pandemic Conditions

  • Editors: Aynur Özge, Derya Uludüz, Hayrunnisa Bolay, Ömer Karadaş

  • Series Title: Headache

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2023

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-031-26308-8Due: 22 May 2023

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-031-26311-8Due: 22 May 2024

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-031-26309-5Due: 22 May 2023

  • Series ISSN: 2197-652X

  • Series E-ISSN: 2197-6538

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: VIII, 249

  • Number of Illustrations: 2 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Neurology

Buying options

Hardcover Book USD 139.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
This title has not yet been released. You may pre-order it now and we will ship your order when it is published on 22 May 2023.