Headaches are a very common occurrence. They can be relatively benign or extremely sinister. It is often very difficult to differentiate in the pre-hospital setting.
You each been assigned a type of headache within your group.
In 500 words or less;
- Explain the definition of the headache classification
- Describe any relevant pathophysiology relating to the headache (if known)
- Describe the hall mark presentation features of the headache
- Explain how a paramedic can attempt to differentiate this headache from other types.
Please ensure your arguments are evidenced. ADD PICURE