Headache as a real disease

Richard B. Lipton, Marcelo E. Bigal

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Abstract

Acceptance of headache disorders as "real diseases" is now widespread due largely to advances made over the last 50 years in diagnoses, treatment, and the understanding of pathophysiology. Drs. Lipton and Bigal examine the path to acceptance and the impediments that had to be overcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)707-710
Number of pages4
JournalHeadache
Volume48
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2008

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Headache as a real disease. / Lipton, Richard B.; Bigal, Marcelo E.

In: Headache, Vol. 48, No. 5, 05.2008, p. 707-710.

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Lipton, Richard B. ; Bigal, Marcelo E. / Headache as a real disease. In: Headache. 2008 ; Vol. 48, No. 5. pp. 707-710.
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