DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT OF HEADACHE IN ADULTs

 

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[Guideline cover]REMIT OF THE GUIDELINE

This guideline provides recommendations based on current evidence for best practice in the diagnosis and management of headache in adults. It focuses on the more common primary headaches and addresses some of the rarer primary headaches which have recognisable features with specific treatments.

Guideline No. 107, ISBN 978 1 905813 39 1, November 2008

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A register of interest is not available for this guideline. In line with the SIGN Document Retention Schedule (24/07/2010), after publication of this guideline, hard copies of declarations of interest were held at the SIGN Executive offices for one year. The declarations of interest were then archived for a further three years before being destroyed along with other guideline related documents. This schedule has now been revised.
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