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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2009.01339.x
  • Journal Name: HEADACHE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.697-703
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: No


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.