Treatment of Tension-Type Headache

L. Bendtsen, S. Evers, M. Linde, D. D. Mitsikostas, G. Sandrini, J. Schoenen

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEuropean Handbook of Neurological Management
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages225-238
Number of pages14
Volume2
ISBN (Print)9781405185349
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 21 2011

Keywords

  • Acupuncture and nerve block-prophylactic effect of acupuncture, investigated
  • Acute drug treatment of TTH-individual attacks of headache, episodic and chronic TTH
  • Diagnosis of TTH, based on typical patient's history-normal neurological examination
  • Effect of acute drugs in TTH-methods for measurement of efficacy
  • Guidelines, evidence-based recommendations-for acute and prophylactic drug treatment of TTH
  • Non-invasive physical therapy-for treatment of TTH, posture improvement and massage
  • Recommended drugs-for acute therapy of TTH
  • Simple analgesics and NSAIDs
  • Treatment of tension-type headache (TTH)
  • TTH, three subtypes according to headache frequency-and infrequent episodic TTH

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)

Cite this

Bendtsen, L., Evers, S., Linde, M., Mitsikostas, D. D., Sandrini, G., & Schoenen, J. (2011). Treatment of Tension-Type Headache. In European Handbook of Neurological Management (Vol. 2, pp. 225-238). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444346268.ch16