Headache

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 minutes

Learning Objectives

1. Utilize evidence-based strategies to diagnose patients presenting with headache.  

2. Identify associated conditions (e.g. depression), and red flags for potentially life threatening causes of headache.

3. Counsel patients on avoiding triggers that cause headache, and develop a follow-up process that encourages adherence to prescribed treatment strategies.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018

Belinda A. Vail, MD, FAAFP, Professor, Interim Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/09/2018
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