Latest Head injury Stories
In new research, 30 percent of children hospitalized following a sledding injury suffered significant head injuries, and 10 percent of these children had a permanent disability.
African-American and Hispanic children are less likely to receive a cranial computed tomography (CT) scan in an emergency department (ED) following minor head trauma than white children.
Year-Round Strength and Performance Training Turns High School Kids into Lean, Mean Tackling Machines and Concussions are on the Rise (PRWEB) October 13, 2011
The number of children and adolescents going to the hospital with concussions has jumped more than 60 percent in the past decade, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
A tracheostomy performed within the first seven days after a severe head injury results in better overall patient outcome.
A commonly used supplement is likely to improve outcomes and recovery for individuals who sustain a spinal cord injury (SCI).
Phoenix Coyotesâ€™ Kurt Sauer hasnâ€™t played hockey since he was injured in 2009.
CINCINNATI, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many children return to sports such as soccer, football, cross-country and volleyball when they return to school.
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- In medicine, cauterization.