The comparison of individuals with recurrent tension-type headache and headache-free controls in physiological response, appraisal, and coping with stressors: a review of the literature.

@article{Wittrock1998TheCO,
  title={The comparison of individuals with recurrent tension-type headache and headache-free controls in physiological response, appraisal, and coping with stressors: a review of the literature.},
  author={David A. Wittrock and Tricia Cook Myers},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={118-34}
}
It is widely accepted that stress plays an important role in the experience of tension-type headache. This article reviews the literature in which individuals with recurrent tension-type headache are compared to headache-free controls in the experience and appraisal of stress, psychophysiological response to stress, and coping with stress. A modified and extended version of the transactional model of stress as it might apply to tension-type headache is used to organize the relevant literature… CONTINUE READING

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