Priority 2 from the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What are the biological mechanisms of headache in IIH and why in some do headaches continue even after papilloedema has resolved? (JLA PSP Priority 2)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|What is the biological explanation for the persistence of headache after a ventriculoperitoneal shunt? ~ What is the relationship between gravity and impact of headache and visual outcomes? ~ What proportion of headache experienced by people with IIH is caused by medication overuse? ~ Are exacerbation in headaches in IIH from the same trigemino-vascular activation seen in migraine?
|See data spreadsheet on JLA website
|PSP unique ID
|Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|48 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|27 April 2018