[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.205.87.3. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
April 20, 1994

Headache: Diagnosis and Treatment

Author Affiliations

The Faulkner Hospital Boston, Mass

 

edited by C. David Tollison and Robert S. Kunkel, 418 pp, with illus, $85, ISBN 0-683-08331-7, Baltimore, Md, Williams & Wilkins, 1993.

JAMA. 1994;271(15):1212-1213. doi:10.1001/jama.1994.03510390084041

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.

Abstract

Headache management is often as much an art as a science. Although genetic testing may soon provide a powerful tool, physicians as yet lack tests for headache diagnosis and must rely almost entirely on the subjective information obtained from the patient history and their own personal observations made by examination during the course of the headache. The disabling and chronic pain of those afflicted with severe headache is often coupled with the emotional responses of overreaction, depression, and withdrawal, with dev

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×