Physical Treatments for Headache: A Structured Review

  title={Physical Treatments for Headache: A Structured Review},
  author={D. Biondi},
  journal={Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain},
  • D. Biondi
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
  • Background.—Primary headache disorders, especially migraine, are commonly accompanied by neck pain or other symptoms. Because of this, physical therapy (PT) and other physical treatments are often prescribed. This review updates and synthesizes published clinical trial evidence, systematic reviews, and case series regarding the efficacy of selected physical modalities in the treatment of primary headache disorders. 
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