The Prevalence of Headache and Its Association With Socioeconomic Status Among Schoolchildren in Istanbul, Turkey

Isik U. , TOPUZOĞLU A., Ay P., Ersu R. H. , Arman A. R. , Onsuz M. F. , ...More

HEADACHE, vol.49, no.5, pp.697-703, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2009.01339.x
  • Title of Journal : HEADACHE
  • Page Numbers: pp.697-703


Objective.-The etiology and pathogenesis of migraine and other types of headache are still under discussion. An interaction of organic, psychological, and psychosocial factors is operative. In this study, we aimed to determine the prevalence of headache and its association with socioeconomic status among schoolchildren.