The Very Important Person (VIP) and the Headache Medicine Physician

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Headache medicine specialists often treat VIPs but little is known about whether these encounters are different than with other patients. Questions considered include who is a VIP, should you treat a VIP like any other patient, and what are the challenges and advantages? A non-random sampling of comments is presented from headache medicine specialists. Eleven principles are presented to consider in these encounters.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)457-462
Number of pages6
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2020


  • headache
  • headache medicine
  • migraine
  • physician
  • very important patient
  • very important person (VIP)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology


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