The Diagnostic Evaluation of Secondary Headache Disorders

@article{Martin2011TheDE,
  title={The Diagnostic Evaluation of Secondary Headache Disorders},
  author={V. Martin},
  journal={Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain},
  year={2011},
  volume={51}
}
  • V. Martin
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
  • One of the greatest challenges within the field of headache is the identification of secondary headache disorders. Physicians are particularly fearful of missing serious causes of secondary headache disorders such as brain tumors, subarachnoid hemorrhage, temporal arteritis, meningitis, and stroke. Missing one of these disorders could result in significant morbidity to the patient and leave the physician vulnerable to costly litigation. Unfortunately, the signs and symptoms of secondary… CONTINUE READING
    13 Citations
    Red flags and comfort signs for ominous secondary headaches.
    • R. Cady
    • Medicine
    • Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
    • 2014
    • 9
    Appropriate Use of Neuroimaging in Headache
    • 13
    Side-locked headaches: an algorithm-based approach
    • 11
    Managing Chronic Headache Disorders.
    • 8
    Medication-overuse headache
    • 1
    • PDF

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 18 REFERENCES
    Pearls: headache.
    • 38
    Sudden Onset Headache: A Prospective Study of Features, Incidence and Causes
    • 186
    Prospective study of sentinel headache in aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage
    • 234
    • PDF
    Headache in United States Emergency Departments
    • 191