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HEADACHE - I History

HEADACHE . by . Glen E. Hastings MD . October 16, 2005. I History: The average doctor waits about 18 seconds before he interrupts his patient during the


hronic daily headache, Part2: Treatment strategies Chronic daily headache (CDH) is a surprisingly common phenomenon, affecting 4-5% of the population 1,2 and approximately 30 to 40% of patients seen in headache clinicshave the condition. 3 Treatment can be difficult, especially when -- as is ...

HEADACHE: A Patient's Guide

Headache Continuum Severe nausea Vomiting Pulsatile pain Unilateral headache Neurolgic symptoms Rare vomiting Non-descriptive pain Mixed-muscle/vascular Migraine without aura Migraine with aura Holocranial headache T e nsion Department of Neurology Headache is an extremely common problem.


Headache Stephen E. Nadeau, M.D. Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Malcom Randall Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and the Department of Neurology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL Headache is on e of the leading causes of doctor visits.


Headache COMPETENCY: To demonstrate competency, one should be able to recognize and differentiate the elements of history and physical findings associated with the following headache types: migraine, tension and headache caused by increased intracranial pressure.


HEADACHE CLASSIFICATION OF HEADACHES : Different headache experts use different classification systems for headache. The system used here describes four types of headache - vascular, muscle contraction (tension), traction, and inflammatory.


1 FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF HEADACHE September 2003 PURPOSE The Federal Bureau of Prisons Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Headache provide recommendations for the evaluation and treatment of headache disorders in Federal inmates.

Other Primary Headaches

Other Primary Headaches Julio Pascual, MD, PhD Within the umbrella of''other primary headaches,''the classification of the Interna-tionalHeadache Society (IHS) includes a variety of clinically heterogeneous headaches: primary stabbing headaches, primary cough headache, primaryexertional headache ...

Headaches in Children

Primary headache refers to headaches that occur on their own and not as the result of some other health problem. Primary headaches include tension-type headache, migraine, migraine with aura,