Diagnostic Accuracy of the ID Migraine: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis

  title={Diagnostic Accuracy of the ID Migraine: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis},
  author={Gr{\'a}inne Cousins and Samira Hijazze and Floris Alexander van de Laar and Tom Fahey},
  journal={Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain},
(Headache 2011;51:1140‐1148) 

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