Diagnosis and treatment of headache in the elderly

B. Baumel, L. S. Eisner

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The diagnosis and management of some causes of headache in the elderly are reviewed. Etiologic theories have been presented for each condition. Treatment modalities include pharmacologic, nonpharmacologic, and surgical therapies. The treatment course set forth in this article can help the clinician provide proper relief for the patient in pain.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)661-675
Number of pages15
JournalMedical Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1991
Externally publishedYes


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