This manual constitutes a guide and a means of support for families, helping them to face the day-to-day issues and to adapt to the needs of children with this disease.

It is an aid to help improve patients’ quality of life, whose fundamental objective is to care for, accompany and relieve the pain and the discomfort caused by this disease.

This guide provides general recommendations and information to help make the best decisions with regard to migraines. It describes the general principles to ensure clinical efficiency as well as quality care.

It allows for appropriate diagnoses and treatments to achieve symptom relief and thereby improve patients’ quality of life and reduce economic impact.

This is a pharmaceutical guide for healthcare professionals. It highlights the importance of differentiating between primary headaches and the signs of another illness, considering that headaches often accompany other acute processes.

It differentiates between the various subtypes, such as acute headaches, recurring (migraine and tension headaches) and chronic progressive headaches. It also makes reference to diagnosis and treatment.

This guide conceptualises abdominal pain, distinguishing between the different subtypes according to whether it is long term, intermittent or constant.

It highlights the importance of detecting the symptoms and alarm signals, and provides a series of recommendations for professionals to guarantee quality of care.

The objective of this guide is to establish guidelines based on scientific knowledge to offer quality medical care and to act in accordance with evidence-based medicine.

Based on the experience of primary care doctors, this practical guide describes a variety of guidelines is intended to help healthcare professionals take the most effective decision in each case.