Title

Diagnostic Testing and Treatment of Pediatric Headache in the Emergency Department

Publication Date

12-2013

Abstract

This was a retrospective cohort study using the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey during 2005-2009.To assess the use of evidence-based treatment, we analyzed all patients (1) primary discharge diagnosis of headache and (2) discharge diagnosis of migraine.

Author Supplied Keywords

CBC, Complete blood cell count, CT, Computed tomography, EBT, Evidence-based treatment, ED, Emergency department, NHAMCS, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, NSAID, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Subjects

Child health services; Pediatric emergency services

Publication Information

The Journal of Pediatrics, 2013, Volume 163, Issue 6, 1634-1637.

© The Journal of Pediatrics, Elsevier

Linked version is the final published version.

DOI

10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.07.006

Peer-Reviewed

Yes

Document Type

Journal Article

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