Corpus ID: 43472887

[Help-seeking behavior of women with migraines].

@article{Bourgault2001HelpseekingBO,
  title={[Help-seeking behavior of women with migraines].},
  author={P. Bourgault and F. Gratton},
  journal={Recherche en soins infirmiers},
  year={2001},
  volume={65},
  pages={
          83-92
        }
}
Women who suffer from migraine headaches live in fear of the next crushing attack. Though many in number, only a few of them benefit from adequate care, thus suffering a diminishing quality of life as well. It is therefore important to understand how these women proceed to get help. Based on the Theory of Care Seeking, the purpose of this study was to describe and understand the way five adult women between the age of 25 and 45, who have had migraine for more than five years, go about seeking… Expand
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