The severity model of chronic headache

@article{Smith1988TheSM,
  title={The severity model of chronic headache},
  author={Dr. Michael J. Smith and MS Norman M. Jensen},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={1988},
  volume={3},
  pages={396-409}
}
Better understanding of headache promises to improve understanding of how mind and body interact. Taken as a biomedical model, the traditional classification of chronic headache fails to capture the essence of the headache problem, the spectrum of presentations seen in clinical practice, and the heuristic nature of treatment. The severity model holds… CONTINUE READING