He insists on undergoing CT of the head. Which of the following is the most appropriate next step?

A 33-year-old man presents to his physician because of recurrent headaches. Although his symptoms are consistent with tension headaches and are alleviated by ibuprofen, he has been conducting research on the Internet and is concerned that his headaches may be caused by a subarachnoid hemorrhage. He insists on undergoing CT of the head. Which of the following is the most appropriate next step?

(A) Address the patient’s concerns about a subarachnoid hemorrhage
(B) Compromise with the patient and send him for a less costly x-ray of the head
© Obtain a CT scan to alleviate the patient’s fears
(D) Send the patient for a neurology consult
(E) Tell him he does not have a subarachnoid hemorrhage
(F) Tell the patient ibuprofen will cure a subarachnoid hemorrhage

Tell him the reason for subarachnoid hemorrhage n explain its causes

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