Migraine is a common condition that is disabling for many Americans. Although pharmacologic therapies for migraine prevention exist, nonpharmacologic therapies are an important alternative.

In this Topic Brief, the authors identified 164 randomized controlled trials, 27 of which were not summarized by relevant systematic reviews. They concluded that a substantive evidence base for nonpharmacologic migraine prevention therapies exists and that nonpharmacologic interventions remain an important alternative to pharmacotherapy for patients.

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