Investigation of Pediatric Headaches

In Noggin-cast part 2, we explore the relevant literature with regard to investigating headaches in children.  No magic answers yet, but we discovered a few useful tips along the way… and found a handful of references you can impress your colleagues with. When faced with a worried family, we all would like to offer the appropriate reassurance, or do the appropriate test – without being...

May 9th, 2013 by colinparker 

Headaches in kids

Pediatric Emergency Departments see a few children a day with headache. So how do we pick out the serious ones? In this “noggin-cast” we explore the causes of headache, including Primary headache like migraine and tension headache, secondary headaches from viral illness, and a few other strange ones… Headache PEMcast [ 31:39 ] Play Now | Play in Popup | Download (8647) podPressShowHidePlayer('2',...

April 18th, 2013 by colinparker 

Headaches in the ED

Headaches in the Emergency Department can be, well, painful.  Many traps await the unwary.  In this presentation, Dr Hanno Davel reminds us of a few of the pitfalls of diagnosing and treating headache. GDE Error: Unable to load profile settings
June 18th, 2010 by colinparker