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Aims & Scope

Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain publishes original articles on all aspects of head and face pain including communications on clinical and basic research, diagnosis and management, epidemiology, genetics, and pathophysiology of primary and secondary headaches, cranial neuralgias, and pains referred to the head and face. Ten issues annually feature original research investigations, review articles, case reports, short communications, letters to the editor, and news items regarding AHS plus medicolegal and socioeconomic aspects of head pain. Headache is the official journal of the American Headache Society®.

For more information on the membership, please visit www.AmericanHeadacheSociety.org

Indexed/Abstracted in

  • Academic Search (EBSCO)
  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
  • Biological Abstracts® (Thomson ISI)
  • BIOSIS Previews® (Thomson ISI)
  • BIOSIS® (Thomson ISI)
  • CAS: Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS)
  • CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature (EBSCO)
  • CSA Biological Sciences Database (CSA/CIG)
  • Current Abstracts (EBSCO)
  • Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine (Thomson ISI)
  • EBSCO Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCO)
  • EMBASE/Excerpta Medica (Elsevier)
  • IBIDS: International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements
  • Index Medicus/MEDLINE (NLM)
  • InfoTrac
  • Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Thomson ISI)
  • MEDLINE/PubMed (NLM)
  • Neuroscience Citation Index™ (Thomson ISI)
  • Neurosciences Abstracts (CSA/CIG)
  • PASCAL Database (INIST/CNRS)
  • Psychological Abstracts/PsycINFO (APA)
  • Science Citation Index Expanded (also known as SciSearch®)
  • Science Citation Index® (Thomson ISI)
  • SciSearch® (Thomson ISI)


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