In conjunction with the Diamond Headache Clinic, a leading headache and migraine health care facility, this new 2nd edition has been simplified, with new and expanded information on central sensitization. It describes and illustrates the 3 main types of primary headaches: migraine, cluster and tension-type. Provides a clear visual aid for the steps in the pathway of a migraine attack, from the start deep within the brain to the pain of peripheral and central sensitization. Also provides information on secondary (organic) headaches. The chart also suggests healthy lifestyles strategies to avoid headaches.
Includes a headache diagnostic guide, with a helpful table of information including a quick way to map types of headaches to their various features (frequency, pain area, symptoms, etc.). Also provides a headache treatment guide which matches common medication and non-drug treatments to the 3 main types of primary headaches.
Measures 20x26in.. Printed in the USA by Anatomical Chart Company.