Care Pathway for the Management of Episodic Tension-type Headaches

Refer to appropriate services

The presence of a risk factor for serious pathologies (also known as red flags) identified during the history and examination warrants further investigation and referral to the appropriate healthcare professional.

Conduct ongoing assessments for symptom improvement or progression during the intervention and refer accordingly.

After additional assessment, and serious pathology has been ruled out, continue to care pathway.