Epidemiology of headache in Europe

@article{Stovner2006EpidemiologyOH,
  title={Epidemiology of headache in Europe},
  author={Lars Stovner and J A Zwart and Knut Hagen and Gisela M. Terwindt and Julio Pascual},
  journal={European Journal of Neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={13}
}
The present review of epidemiologic studies on migraine and headache in Europe is part of a larger initiative by the European Brain Council to estimate the costs incurred because of brain disorders. Summarizing the data on 1‐year prevalence, the proportion of adults in Europe reporting headache was 51%, migraine 14%, and ‘chronic headache’ (i.e. ≥15 days/month or ‘daily’) 4%. Generally, migraine, and to a lesser degree headache, are most prevalent during the most productive years of adulthood… Expand
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