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Table 5 Discharge from the emergency department

From: Rapid referral for headache management from emergency department to headache centre: four years data

Headache at discharge
 no153 (62.7)
 yes91 (37.3)
Drugs prescription
 none107 (43.9)
 NSAIDs81 (33.2)
 paracetamol27 (11.1)
 weak opioids19 (7.8)
 prevention14 (5.8)
 corticosteroids5 (2.0)
 triptans4 (1.6)
 anxiolitics2 (0.8)
 antiemetics1 (0.4)
 antibiotics1 (0.4)
Classes of drugs (at discharge)
 one109 (44.7)
 two25 (10.2)
 three3 (1.2)
Post-discharge investigations
 brain MRI + angio-MRI12 (4.8)
 EEG2 (0.8)
 psychiatric visit2 (0.8)
 Holter blood pressure2 (0.8)
  1. EEG electroencephalogram, MRI magnetic resonance imaging, NSAIDs non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
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