Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Rusanova A.M.

Saratov State Medical University n.a. V.I. Razumovsky of Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Department of Neurology n.a. K.N. Tretyakov, Post-graduate

Headache features in persons with anxiety disorders

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №2 Pages: 270-273
Heading: Neurology Article type: Original article
Authors: Lukina E.V., Rusanova A.M., Makarov N.S.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The aim of the article is to estimate the impact of anxiety on personality characteristics of headache in young adults studying full-time. Material and Methods. We observed 92 people aged from 15 to 25 years old, socially adapted, students in schools, colleges and universities on a full-time offices. Results. The perception of headache strongly depends on the emotional state of the individual, so it is very important to take this into account in the analysis of complaints and anamnesis of patients. Conclusion. Anxiety personality disorders hinder objectifying cephalgia, leading to misdiagnosis and incorrect treatment tactically with the possible development of abuse headaches. Therefore, it is necessary to convey to the patient the importance of reducing the impact of modifiable risk factors to explain the relationship of his condition with these factors and create a positive attitude to treatment.

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