Headache Impact Test

QualityTool

Headache Impact Test

Description

The Headache Impact Test (HIT) helps patients communicate the severity of their headache pain to their health care provider.

This test helps providers to:

  • Determine the impact headaches have on the patient’s life
  • Track the patient’s headache history and the effectiveness of therapy over time
  • Enhance communication between patient and provider

Registration is required to access the test.

Developer:

Quality Metric

Funding Sources:

National Headache Foundation

History

Release Date: 2007
Original Summary: May 2007
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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