Aids to Diagnosis - Headaches

Excellent guidance provided by GHNHSFT, covering the following areas:

  • To scan or not to scan?
  • Things that might help the discussion witht the patient who 'wants a scan'
  • Raised intracranial pressure headache
  • Sub-arachnoid haemorrhage
  • Temporal arteritis
  • Migraine
  • Septrin sensitivity and Triptans
  • Medication overuse headache
  • Post-traumatic headache
  • Referring the patient