I hit my head!

Question 1: What is the definition of concussion?

Question 2: When to return to play/activity post minor head trauma?

Question 3: What are some of the life threatening complications post head traumas?

 

 

 

 

To help answer these questions check the following resources:

1) LITFL:Minor Injuries 002.

2) WikEM: EBQ: PECARN Pediatric Head CT Rule.

3) Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation: Guidelines for Pediatric Concussion.

4) American Academy of Paediatrics: CONCUSSIONS.

 

Abdulaziz AlMulaik

Abdulaziz AlMulaik

Assisstant Professor of Emergency Medicine - Critical Care Medicine at King Saud University Medical City (KSUMC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Head of the Medical Education Division at the Department of Emergency Medicine. -- Author, Founder & Cheif Editor of ROCCEM.com - 2016 ©
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