Headaches: Diagnosis and management of headaches in young people and adults

NICE guidelines [CG150] Published date:

Review decision date: October 2014

Review decision: 

Following the recent surveillance review which checks the need to update CG150 Headaches, a partial update of this guideline will be scheduled into the work programme.  Details of the update will be available on the guidelines in development webpage in due course.  This guideline will be checked again for update at its scheduled time point according to the methods described here.

Next review date: December 2016

This guideline offers evidence-based advice on the diagnosis and management of tension-type headache, migraine (including migraine with aura and menstrual-related migraine), cluster headache and medication overuse headache in young people (aged 12 years and older) and adults.

Recruitment to the Clinical Guideline Update Standing Committee on headaches is open from 6 November - 4 December 2014. Please find the advert and details for health professionals here and lay members here.

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