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Table 1 (abstract P18). Resource utilization in previous 12 months in migraine individuals

From: 12th European Headache Federation Congress jointly with 32nd National Congress of the Italian Society for the Study of Headaches

  Overall (N=11266) No prior prophylactic treatment No prophylactic TF 1
prophylactic TF
2 or more prophylactic TFs
Brain scan
 Proportion of patients (%) 58% 29% 46% 56% 68%
 Average number of scans 2.1 1.7 1.8 1.7 2.3
ER visits
 Proportion of patients (%) 38% 17% 28% 28% 46%
 Average number of visits 3.3 2.9 2.5 2.7 3.5
Overnight hospital stay in past 12 months
 Proportion of patients (%) 23% 8% 14% 15% 29%
 Average nights of stay 3.2 2.6 2.6 2.3 3.4
  1. ER emergency room, TF treatment failure; Data refer to 12 months prior to survey completion; survey took place between September 2017 and February 2018 in 31 countries