Amy Gelfand, MD

TitleAssistant Professor
SchoolUCSF School of Medicine
Address2330 Post Street
San Francisco CA 94115
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    University of California, San FranciscoCert2013 Medicine (Advance Training in Clinical Research)
    University of California, San Francisco Residency School of Medicine
    Harvard UniversityM.D.2006School of Medicine

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    1. Buse DC, Powers SW, Gelfand AA, VanderPluym JH, Fanning KM, Reed ML, Adams AM, Lipton RB. Adolescent Perspectives on the Burden of a Parent's Migraine: Results from the CaMEO Study. Headache. 2018 Jan 22. PMID: 29355924.
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    2. Özge A, Abu-Arafeh I, Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ, Cuvellier JC, Valeriani M, Sergeev A, Barlow K, Uludüz D, Yalin OÖ, Faedda N, Lipton RB, Rapoport A, Guidetti V. Experts' opinion about the pediatric secondary headaches diagnostic criteria of the ICHD-3 beta. J Headache Pain. 2017 Nov 29; 18(1):113. PMID: 29285571.
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    3. Özge A, Faedda N, Abu-Arafeh I, Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ, Cuvellier JC, Valeriani M, Sergeev A, Barlow K, Uludüz D, Yalin OÖ, Lipton RB, Rapoport A, Guidetti V. Experts' opinion about the primary headache diagnostic criteria of the ICHD-3rd edition beta in children and adolescents. J Headache Pain. 2017 Nov 23; 18(1):109. PMID: 29285570.
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    4. Gelfand AA, Qubty W, Goadsby PJ. Pediatric Migraine Prevention-First, Do No Harm. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Aug 01; 74(8):893-894. PMID: 28628697.
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    5. Bear JJ, Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ, Bass N. Occipital headaches and neuroimaging in children. Neurology. 2017 Aug 01; 89(5):469-474. PMID: 28667183.
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    6. Tso AR, Patniyot IR, Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. Increased rate of venous thrombosis may be associated with inpatient dihydroergotamine treatment. Neurology. 2017 Jul 18; 89(3):279-283. PMID: 28615428.
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    7. Gelfand AA. Melatonin in the Treatment of Primary Headache Disorders. Headache. 2017 Jun; 57(6):848-849. PMID: 28594124.
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    8. Gelfand AA, Qubty W, Patniyot I, Grimes B, Pletcher MJ, Goadsby PJ, Cummings SR. Home-Based Trials in Adolescent Migraine: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Neurol. 2017 Jun 01; 74(6):744-745. PMID: 28437521.
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    9. Gelfand AA. Acupuncture for Migraine Prevention: Still Reaching for Convincing Evidence. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Apr 01; 177(4):516-517. PMID: 28241222.
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    10. Irwin S, Barmherzig R, Gelfand A. Recurrent Gastrointestinal Disturbance: Abdominal Migraine and Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2017 Mar; 17(3):21. PMID: 28283964.
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    11. Gelfand AA, Johnson H, Lenaerts ME, Litwin JR, De Mesa C, Bogduk N, Goadsby PJ. Neck-Tongue syndrome: A systematic review. Cephalalgia. 2017 Jan 01; 333102416681570. PMID: 28100071.
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    12. Qubty W, Gelfand AA. Psychological and Behavioral Issues in the Management of Migraine in Children and Adolescents. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2016 Dec; 20(12):69. PMID: 27896587.
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    13. Szperka CL, Gelfand AA, Hershey AD. Patterns of Use of Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Trigger Point Injections for Pediatric Headache: Results of a Survey of the American Headache Society Pediatric and Adolescent Section. Headache. 2016 Nov; 56(10):1597-1607. PMID: 27731894.
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    14. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. The Role of Melatonin in the Treatment of Primary Headache Disorders. Headache. 2016 Sep; 56(8):1257-66. PMID: 27316772; PMCID: PMC5012937 [Available on 09/01/17].
    15. Qubty W, Gelfand AA. The Link Between Infantile Colic and Migraine. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2016 May; 20(5):31. PMID: 27038970.
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    16. Johnson HF, Goadsby PJ, Gelfand AA. Predictors of Triptan Response in Pediatric Migraine. Pediatr Neurol. 2016 May; 58:37-40. PMID: 26968976; PMCID: PMC4899237 [Available on 05/01/17].
    17. Eller M, Gelfand AA, Riggins NY, Shiboski S, Schankin C, Goadsby PJ. Exacerbation of headache during dihydroergotamine for chronic migraine does not alter outcome. Neurology. 2016 Mar 01; 86(9):856-9. PMID: 26843569; PMCID: PMC4793780 [Available on 03/01/17].
    18. Qubty W, Gelfand AA. Review of Prevention for Pediatric and Adolescent Migraine. Pediatr Neurol Briefs. 2016 Jan; 30(1):5. PMID: 27004139; PMCID: PMC4798855.
    19. Patniyot IR, Gelfand AA. Acute Treatment Therapies for Pediatric Migraine: A Qualitative Systematic Review. Headache. 2016 Jan; 56(1):49-70. PMID: 26790849.
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    20. Gelfand AA, Gallagher RC. Cyclic vomiting syndrome versus inborn errors of metabolism: A review with clinical recommendations. Headache. 2016 Jan; 56(1):215-21. PMID: 26678622; PMCID: PMC4728152 [Available on 01/01/17].
    21. Gelfand AA. Infant Colic. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Feb; 23(1):79-82. PMID: 27017027; PMCID: PMC4809021 [Available on 02/01/17].
    22. Gelfand AA. Episodic Syndromes That May Be Associated With Migraine: A.K.A. "the Childhood Periodic Syndromes". Headache. 2015 Nov-Dec; 55(10):1358-64. PMID: 26234380; PMCID: PMC4715532 [Available on 11/01/16].
    23. Pressman A, Jacobson A, Eguilos R, Gelfand A, Huynh C, Hamilton L, Avins A, Bakshi N, Merikangas K. Prevalence of migraine in a diverse community--electronic methods for migraine ascertainment in a large integrated health plan. Cephalalgia. 2016 Apr; 36(4):325-34. PMID: 26069243; PMCID: PMC4775431.
    24. Gelfand AA. Psychiatric comorbidity and paediatric migraine: examining the evidence. Curr Opin Neurol. 2015 Jun; 28(3):261-4. PMID: 25923126.
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    25. Gelfand AA, Fullerton HJ, Jacobson A, Sidney S, Goadsby PJ, Kurth T, Pressman A. Is migraine a risk factor for pediatric stroke? Cephalalgia. 2015 Dec; 35(14):1252-60. PMID: 25754176; PMCID: PMC4564362 [Available on 12/01/16].
    26. Gelfand AA. Infant colic--a baby's migraine? Cephalalgia. 2015 Dec; 35(14):1243-5. PMID: 25733672.
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    27. Gelfand AA. Migraine in young children. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 Jun; 57(6):503. PMID: 25616148.
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    28. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. Medication overuse in children and adolescents. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2014 Jul; 18(7):428. PMID: 24898106; PMCID: PMC4086803.
    29. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ, Allen IE. The relationship between migraine and infant colic: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Cephalalgia. 2015 Jan; 35(1):63-72. PMID: 24853164.
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    30. Young-Lin N, Shalev S, Glenn OA, Gardner M, Lee C, Wynshaw-Boris A, Gelfand AA. Teaching neuroimages: infant with glutaric aciduria type 1 presenting with infantile spasms and hypsarrhythmia. Neurology. 2013 Dec 10; 81(24):e182-3. PMID: 24323445; PMCID: PMC3863345.
    31. Gelfand AA, Reider AC, Goadsby PJ. Outcomes of greater occipital nerve injections in pediatric patients with chronic primary headache disorders. Pediatr Neurol. 2014 Feb; 50(2):135-9. PMID: 24268688; PMCID: PMC3903978.
    32. Gelfand AA. Childhood migraine is associated with a history of infantile colic. J Pediatr. 2013 Sep; 163(3):922-3. PMID: 23973242.
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    33. Gelfand AA, Reider AC, Goadsby PJ. Cranial autonomic symptoms in pediatric migraine are the rule, not the exception. Neurology. 2013 Jul 30; 81(5):431-6. PMID: 23897870; PMCID: PMC3776532.
    34. Gelfand AA. Migraine and childhood periodic syndromes in children and adolescents. Curr Opin Neurol. 2013 Jun; 26(3):262-8. PMID: 23549418.
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    35. Gelfand AA, Gelfand JM, Goadsby PJ. Migraine and multiple sclerosis: Epidemiology and approach to treatment. Mult Scler Relat Disord. 2013 Apr; 2(2):73-9. PMID: 25877626.
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    36. Gelfand AA, Croen LA, Torres AR, Wu YW. Genetic risk factors for perinatal arterial ischemic stroke. Pediatr Neurol. 2013 Jan; 48(1):36-41. PMID: 23290018; PMCID: PMC3539155.
    37. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. Treatment of pediatric migraine in the emergency room. Pediatr Neurol. 2012 Oct; 47(4):233-41. PMID: 22964436; PMCID: PMC3681416.
    38. Gelfand AA, Thomas KC, Goadsby PJ. Before the headache: infant colic as an early life expression of migraine. Neurology. 2012 Sep 25; 79(13):1392-6. PMID: 22972642; PMCID: PMC4098946.
    39. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. Primary sex headache in adolescents. Pediatrics. 2012 Aug; 130(2):e439-41. PMID: 22753551.
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    40. Gelfand AA, Goadsby PJ. A Neurologist's Guide to Acute Migraine Therapy in the Emergency Room. Neurohospitalist. 2012 Apr 01; 2(2):51-59. PMID: 23936605.
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    41. Gelfand AA, Gelfand JM, Prabakhar P, Goadsby PJ. Ophthalmoplegic "migraine" or recurrent ophthalmoplegic cranial neuropathy: new cases and a systematic review. J Child Neurol. 2012 Jun; 27(6):759-66. PMID: 22241707; PMCID: PMC3562350.
    42. Wu YW, Croen LA, Vanderwerf A, Gelfand AA, Torres AR. Candidate genes and risk for CP: a population-based study. Pediatr Res. 2011 Dec; 70(6):642-6. PMID: 21857382; PMCID: PMC3210921.
    43. Pham CB, Kratz JR, Jelin AC, Gelfand AA. Child neurology: Brachial plexus birth injury: what every neurologist needs to know. Neurology. 2011 Aug 16; 77(7):695-7. PMID: 21844527.
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    44. Gelfand AA, Sznewajs A, Glass HC, Jelin AC, Sherr EH. Clinical Reasoning: An encephalopathic 3-day-old infant. Neurology. 2011 Jul 05; 77(1):e1-5. PMID: 21727263; PMCID: PMC3127334.
    45. Gelfand AA. Right brain: we were all once "fixed and dilated". Neurology. 2010 Nov 16; 75(20):1851-2. PMID: 21079189.
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    46. Gelfand AA, Fullerton HJ, Goadsby PJ. Child neurology: Migraine with aura in children. Neurology. 2010 Aug 03; 75(5):e16-9. PMID: 20679627; PMCID: PMC2918469.
    47. Gelfand AA, Josephson SA. Substantial radiation exposure for patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2011 Mar-Apr; 20(2):131-3. PMID: 20621510.
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    48. Gelfand AA. A piece of my mind. Triggers. JAMA. 2006 Sep 13; 296(10):1211-2. PMID: 16968834.
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