Now thoroughly updated and revised, the Second Edition of the
Handbook of Headache gives comprehensive, yet concise insight into
one of the most common--and confounding--of patient maladies. This
is a practical, easily readable guide to the diagnosis and
management of headache patients, written with both primary care
physicians and neurologists in mind.
The text presents a systematic approach to diagnosis, and is
rich with expert recommendations for treating all types of
headaches including: migraine, chronic daily, tension and cluster,
first and worst, post-traumatic, pediatric headaches, headaches
during pregnancy, geriatric headaches, and numerous other secondary
Features of this new edition include:
- New drug treatments such as topiramate, almotriptan,
frovatriptan, eletriptan, botulinum toxin, and tizanidine
- 42 illuminating case studies that highlight diagnostic and
treatment approaches in real-world scenarios
- A full chapter devoted to patient education materials and
- An informative and helpful section on medicolegal issues
- "The Headache Quiz" offering a question and answer review
- And much more.
Make sure this latest resource is part of your personal medical
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