HIT stands for Headache Impact Test. This tool helps patients communicate the severity of their headache pain to their healthcare provider. It helps to: Determine the impact headaches have on the patient's life Better communicate the information to the healthcare provider Track the patient's headache history and the...

MIDAS stands for Migraine Disability Assessment Questionnaire. It was developed to measure headache-related disability in three areas: Paid work and education (school/college) Household work Family, social and leisure activities By measuring the number of days missed in these activity areas due to migraine, the MIDAS tool can "improve migraine care...