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Published: 22 May 2012

336 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199860975

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Through the Centuries

Mervyn J. Eadie

  • Provides a systematic account of the development of knowledge of the treatment of different types of headache over the centuries, and the underlying rationales
  • Pays especial attention to the development of the understanding of headache mechanisms, rather than simply recounting the accumulation of knowledge of headache phenomenology
  • Discusses headache and its history in greater depth and length than any other book on the subject
  • Provides an extensive history and the development of our understanding of headache over the course of six millennia

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