VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guidelines
The Primary Care Management of Headache
The guideline describes the critical decision points in the Management of Headache provides clear and comprehensive evidence based recommendations incorporating current information and practices for practitioners throughout the DoD and VA Health Care systems. The guideline is intended to improve patient outcomes and local management of patients who are suffering headaches.
Disclaimer:This Clinical Practice Guideline is intended for use only as a tool to assist a clinician/healthcare professional and should not be used to replace clinical judgment.
The guideline is formatted as a single clinical algorithm and 27 evidence-based recommendations:
Retired CPG's can be found on our archive page