This book concerning the nature and management of head pain is directed toward the layman. It is well written and avoids the use of technical terminology. The extensive experience and longstanding interest of the authors with the problem of headache are manifest in the well-organized presentation of this material. Proper emphasis is placed on the commoner types of headaches and on the emotional setting with which these headaches appear to be related.
The illustrations are clear and are pertinent to the material presented. The book is recommended for interesting reading not only for laymen but also for physicians.