Behavioral response to headache: a comparison between migraine and tension-type headache.

@article{Martins2001BehavioralRT,
  title={Behavioral response to headache: a comparison between migraine and tension-type headache.},
  author={Isabel Pav{\~a}o Martins and Elsa Parreira},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2001},
  volume={41 6},
  pages={546-53}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare patients with migraine and tension-type headache in their behavior during the attacks and the maneuvers used to relieve the pain. BACKGROUND Patients with headache often perform nonpharmacological measures to relieve the pain, but it is not known if these behaviors vary with the diagnosis, clinical features, and pathogenesis. METHODS One hundred consecutive patients with either migraine (n = 72 ) or tension-type headache (n = 28) were questioned (including the use of a… CONTINUE READING