Epidemiologic and Clinical Characteristics of Migraine and Tension-Type Headaches among Hospitals Staffs of Shiraz ( Iran )

@inproceedings{Ayatollahi2009EpidemiologicAC,
  title={Epidemiologic and Clinical Characteristics of Migraine and Tension-Type Headaches among Hospitals Staffs of Shiraz ( Iran )},
  author={Seyyed Mohammad Taghi Ayatollahi and Leyla Sahebi and Afshin Borhani Haghighi},
  year={2009}
}
Headache is a common symptom that constitutes a major health problem to all countries in the world. This study was conducted to estimate the prevalence of migraine and tension -type headaches(TTH), its associated occupational risk factors among Shiraz hospitals staffs, and to report on clinical characteristics of migraine and TTH with using the International Headache Society (IHS) diagnosis criteria. A random sample of 1023 staffs constituting a 20% sample of the hospitals staff population was… CONTINUE READING
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