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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients, n (%)

From: Treatment of menstrual migraine; multidisciplinary or mono-disciplinary approach

  Intervention group N = 88 Control group N = 27
Years with headache at first visit
 Mean ± SD 18,66 ± 10,780 19,22 ± 9,736
Headache frequency
 1–4 per year 1 (1,1%) -
 5–11 per year 2 (2,3%) 3 (11,1%)
 1 per month 31 (35,2%) 6 (22,2%)
 2–4 per month 28 (31,8%) 10 (37%)
 1–2 per week 18 (20,5%) 7 (25,9%)
 3–5 per week 4 (4,5%) 1 (3,7%)
 Daily 1 (1,1%) -
 Unknown 3 (3,4%) -
Aggravation of headache by physical activity
 Yes 56 (63,6%) 20 (74,1%)
 No 32 (36,4%) 7 (25,9%)
Aura characteristicsa
 Yes 19 (21,6%) 6 (22,2%)
 Visual symptoms 14 (15,9%) 6 (22,2%)
 Speech disturbance 7 (8%) 3 (11,1%)
 Sensory symptoms 9 (10,2%) 2 (7,4%)
  1. aMore than one answer was possible