Tension Headache  


Type Comments Treatment
Tension -  Band-like  

Pathophysiology

Diagnosis

Treatment

  1. Aspirin, fiorinal or acetaminophen
  2. Neck massage & heat
  3. Relaxation techniques
  4. Tranquilizers prn
  5. Narcotics should NOT be used

Disposition

  1. Discharge to home with neurology follow-up