Head Pain in Pediatrics

  • Natalie StricklandEmail author
  • Yuanxu Dong


John is a 12-year-old otherwise healthy white male who is brought in by his mother. She is concerned with a history of intermittent changes in his vision as well as complaints that he is often fatigued, complaining of neck stiffness, poor sleep, and irritability. She has been going through a divorce and is concerned he is making this up to get attention.


Pediatric migraines Stress Sleep hygiene Cognitive behavioral therapy Headache management Acetaminophen NSAIDs 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of Arkansas Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric AnesthesiologyArkansas Children’s HospitalLittle RockUSA

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