Strength and mobility of the neck-shoulder region in adolescent headache.

@article{Oksanen2006StrengthAM,
  title={Strength and mobility of the neck-shoulder region in adolescent headache.},
  author={Airi Oksanen and Liisa Mets{\"a}honkala and Suvi Viander and Eija J{\"a}ppil{\"a} and Minna Elisabeth Aromaa and Pirjo Anttila and Jouko K. Salminen and Matti Sillanp{\"a}{\"a}},
  journal={Physiotherapy theory and practice},
  year={2006},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={
          163-74
        }
}
The significance of the musculoskeletal function of the neck-shoulder region in different headache types in children and adolescents is not clear. The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between different types of headache and the strength and mobility of the neck-shoulder region in 13-year-old schoolchildren. A structured questionnaire on headache was sent to all 1,409 children in the sixth grade in the city of Turku. Of the 1,135 (81%) children who completed the… CONTINUE READING

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