Care Pathway for the Management of Cervicogenic Headaches

Assess the prognostic factors


Assess the prognostic factors for delayed recovery. Most patients recover from their injury. Patients with the following prognostic factors may have a higher risk for delayed recovery:

  • depression

  • passive coping strategies

  • job dissatisfaction

  • high disability levels

  • disputed compensation claims 

  • somatization


Does the patient have poor prognostic factors?