Review ArticleRecent development in paediatric headacheGuidetti, Vincenzo; Galli, FedericaAuthor Information Interuniversity Centre for the Study of Headache and Neurotrasmitter Disorders, Universities of Bari, Napoli, Perugia, Roma, Sassari, Section of Rome, and Childhood and Adolescence Headache Center, Department of Child and Adolescent Neurology and Psychiatry, University ‘La Sapienza’, Rome, Italy Correspondence to Vincenzo Guidetti, Department of Child and Adolescence Neurology and Psychiatry, Via dei Sabelli 108, 00185-Roma. e-mail: [email protected] Current Opinion in Neurology: June 2001 - Volume 14 - Issue 3 - p 335-340 Buy Abstract Headache is one of the most common disorders that occurs during the early, developmental years of life. The present review critically discusses the most recently published reports concerning headache with onset in youngsters, delineating the current status of research in the various fields and outlining areas that require further investigation. Age-related characteristics need to be taken into account with considering the aetiology, diagnosis and treatment of juvenile headache. © 2001 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.