Quality standard

List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. People diagnosed with a primary headache disorder have their headache type classified as part of the diagnosis.

Statement 2. People with a primary headache disorder are given information on the risk of medication overuse headache.

Statement 3. People with tension-type headache or migraine are not referred for imaging if they do not have signs or symptoms of secondary headache.

Statement 4. People with migraine are advised to take combination therapy with a triptan and either a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) or paracetamol.

Statement 5 (placeholder). Raising public and professional awareness.