EVALUATION AND MANAGEMENT OF THE FLYER WITH HEADACHE

Headache is discussed as a problem in aviation. Currently accepted classifications are described, followed by a systematic approach to the evaluation of a patient with a headache. Therapy is presented for common forms of headaches, with special emphasis on the flyer. Aeromedical considerations and present policies regarding headaches and suspension from flying are discussed. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    School of Aerospace Medicine

    2507 Kennedy Circle
    Brooks Air Force Base, TX  USA  78235
  • Authors:
    • Rud, R C
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167174
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAM-TR-77-15
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1978 12:00AM