worsening headaches over the last few months
Mr Stevens, a 52-year-old male, presents to the GP (which is you) complaining of worsening headaches over the last few months. He explains that he hasn’t really had any trouble with headaches in the past. If you haven’t already checked out our headache history taking guide, it may prove helpful if you get stuck.
PRESENTING COMPLAINT WHAT QUESTIONS MIGHT BE USEFUL TO ELICIT FURTHER DETAILS SURROUNDING THE PRESENTING COMPLAINT?
WHAT SYSTEMS WOULD YOU BE MOST INTERESTED IN EXAMINING?
WHAT IS YOUR DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS?
WHICH INVESTIGATIONS WOULD YOU LIKE TO REQUEST? INVESTIGATION RESULTS WHAT DOES THE MRI SHOW?