Outcome measurement in behavioral headache research: headache parameters and psychosocial outcomes.

@article{Andrasik2005OutcomeMI,
  title={Outcome measurement in behavioral headache research: headache parameters and psychosocial outcomes.},
  author={Frank Andrasik and Gay L Lipchik and Douglas C. McCrory and David A. Wittrock},
  journal={Headache},
  year={2005},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={429-37}
}
The experience of pain is complex and includes multiple dimensions or aspects, such as sensory and affective (among others). Headache includes not only pain, but also associated symptoms that can further diversify the relevant dimensions. Subjective ratings of head pain, sampled daily, have come to be regarded as the "gold standard" in behavioral headache… CONTINUE READING