Health resource utilization of the emergency department headache "repeater".

@article{Maizels2002HealthRU,
  title={Health resource utilization of the emergency department headache "repeater".},
  author={Morris Maizels},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2002},
  volume={42 8},
  pages={747-53}
}
OBJECTIVE To document the health resource utilization of patients who repeatedly use emergency department services for headache care. BACKGROUND Patients with headache who frequently use emergency department services may differ from patients with more typical, episodic migraine. Previous studies of health resource utilization have often failed to distinguish the high utilizer as a specific subset of the migraine population. DESIGN Retrospective review of urgent care/emergency department… CONTINUE READING