Head Pain Referral During Examination of the Neck in Migraine and Tension-Type Headache
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 05/25/2012Watson DH et al.
The data support the continuum concept of headache, one in which noxious cervical afferent information may well be significantly underestimated. The high incidence of reproduction of headache supports the evaluation of musculoskeletal features in patients presenting with migrainous and tension–type headache (TTH) symptoms. This, in turn, may have important implications for understanding the pathophysiology of headache and developing alternative treatment options.
MDLinx connects healthcare professionals and patients to tomorrow's important medical news, while providing the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries with highly targeted interactive marketing, education, content, and medical research solutions.