Psychological Assessment in Tension Headache Before and After Biofeedback Treatment
Article first published online: 22 JUN 2005
Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain
Volume 28, Issue 5, pages 337–338, June, 1988
How to Cite
Grazzi, L., Frediani, F., Zappacosta, B., Boiardi, A. and Bussone, G. (1988), Psychological Assessment in Tension Headache Before and After Biofeedback Treatment. Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain, 28: 337–338. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.1988.hed2805337.x
- Issue published online: 22 JUN 2005
- Article first published online: 22 JUN 2005
- Accepted for publication April 30, 1988.
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The utility of Biofeedback (BFB) techniques in the treatment of tension headache in a small group of young adult patients is demonstrated. A psychological assessment was conducted before and after the treatment: the possible effects of the treatment on some psychological aspects of personality are discussed. The eventual relationships between the clinical improvement and the decrease of muscular tension values are also considered.