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Author Lance, James W. (James Waldo)

Title Mechanism and management of headache / James W. Lance, Peter J. Goadsby
Edition Seventh edition
Published Philadelphia : Elsevier, Butterworth, Heinemann, [2005]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  616.047 Lan/Mam 2005  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 392 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. The history of headache -- Ch. 2. Recording the patient's case history -- Ch. 3. Types of headache -- Ch. 4. Diagnosis based on the history -- Ch. 5. Physical examination -- Ch. 6. Migraine : varieties -- Ch. 7. Migraine : clinical aspects -- Ch. 8. Migraine : pathophysiology -- Ch. 9. Migraine : treatment -- Ch. 10. Tension-type headache -- Ch. 11. Chronic daily headache -- Ch. 12. Cluster headache and other trigeminal autonomic cephalgias -- Ch. 13. Other primary headaches and distinction from those with structural cause -- Ch. 14. Post-traumatic headache and whiplash injury -- Ch. 15. Vascular disorders -- Ch. 16. Nonvascular intracranial disorders -- Ch. 17. Disorders of the neck, cranial, and extracranial structures -- Ch. 18. Cranial neuralgias and central causes of facial pain -- Ch. 19. The investigation and general management of headache -- App. A. An explanation for patients of hyperventilation and anxiety attacks
App. B. Relaxation exercises : instructions for patients with migraine or tension-type headaches
Summary "Based on the current classification of the International Headache Society, this 7th Edition provides up-to-date, practical guidance on the very latest advances in research into the pathophysiology, clinical aspects, and treatment of all types of headache - including migraine, tension-type headache, cluster headache, and chronic daily headache."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headache.
Tension headache.
Migraine Disorders.
Author Goadsby, Peter J.
LC no. 2004541394
ISBN 0750675306