Item description for Headache by Elizabeth W. Loder...
The emphasis of this book falls naturally on the Big Three headache disorders: migraine, tension-type, and cluster headaches. Other topics include medication overuse and misuse, complementary and alternative treatments, headache in special populations such as children and adolescents, and the difficult headache patient. Special features include the headache calendars and diaries, headache impact test, and the MIDAS questionnaire. Recognize the common headache patterns as you learn to perform an efficient screening physical examination in three minutes. Identify and separate primary from secondary headache by utilizing the SNOOP mnemonic useful in recalling key features predictive of dangerous headaches.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 6" Height: 0.8" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2004
Publisher American College of Physicians
ISBN 1930513380 ISBN13 9781930513389
Availability 0 units.
More About Elizabeth W. Loder
Elizabeth Loder is Chief of the Division of Headache and Pain at the Department of Neurology of the Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital, and Associate Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. She is currently president of the American Headache Society.