Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorJonathan D.EldredgeMLS, PhD, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media
edited by Jes Olesen, Peer Tfelt-Hansen, and K. Michael A. Welch, 2nd ed, 1026 pp, $199, ISBN 0-7817-1597-9, Philadelphia, Pa, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2000.
The Headaches is a comprehensive text encompassing the scientific, diagnostic, and treatment aspects of pain associated with the head. More than 1000 pages long, The Headaches addresses each of these areas in a well-constructed fashion. Contributors are from Europe and the United States, providing impressions of headache from both continents. Transitions between chapters are smooth, and one learns from many experts on particular components of headaches. The table of contents and subject index are well organized and useful. Information is current and accessible.
HeadacheThe Headaches. JAMA. 2000;283(20):2723-2724. doi:10.1001/jama.283.20.2723-JBK0524-8-1