Acute and Chronic Management of Posttraumatic Headache in Children

A Systemic Review

Carlyn Patterson Gentile MD, PhD; Ryan Shah BS; Samantha L. Irwin MSc, MB, BCh, BAO, FRCPC; Kaitlin Greene MD; Christina L. Szperka MD, MSCE, FAHS


Headache. 2021;61(10):1475-1492. 

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There is a paucity of evidence to guide clinicians on the timing and types of therapies that are effective for treating PTH. Well-designed prospective studies with appropriate sample size and comparator groups that include thoughtful approaches to headache features, and timing of therapies are needed.