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1.  Prevalence of primary headache disorders in school-going children in Kashmir Valley (North-west India) 
Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology  2012;15(Suppl 1):S100-S103.
Objective:
A prospective prevalence study of primary headache disorders in school going children (8–18 years) in Srinagar district of Kashmir valley was conducted.
Materials and Methods:
The study population comprised of a randomized sample of 5000 school going children in the age group of 8–18 years from various educational institutions of Srinagar city. A self-administered pretested questionnaire was filled by the participants and the diagnosis established by following the International Headache Society criteria (IHS) 2004.
Results:
The overall prevalence of primary headache disorders was found to be 664/1000. The prevalence of tension-type headache and migraine was found to be 50.99% and 26.98%, respectively. The prevalence revealed an upward trend with increasing age with preponderance for female sex.
doi:10.4103/0972-2327.100030
PMCID: PMC3444214  PMID: 23024557
Children; headache; India; Kashmir; prevalence

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