Headaches in the athlete

R. J. Dimeff

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Headache is one of the most common entities to affect mankind. In addition to headaches seen in the general population, there are numerous types of headaches that are related to physical activity and sports. This article discusses the mechanism, presentation, evaluation, treatment, and prevention of the most common causes of headache in the athlete.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)339-349
Number of pages11
JournalClinics in Sports Medicine
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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