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Clinical management of concussion.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8155104     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Concussion is an injury that occurs frequently in the general community. Most cases are caused by sporting accidents, falls and assaults. This article reviews the presentation and management of this common problem. High velocity impacts as in motor vehicle accidents may result in concussion but are more likely to produce a serious brain injury.
G Dicker; D Maddocks
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Australian family physician     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0300-8495     ISO Abbreviation:  Aust Fam Physician     Publication Date:  1993 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-07-22     Completed Date:  1993-07-22     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0326701     Medline TA:  Aust Fam Physician     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  750-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Community Medicine, Monash University.
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MeSH Terms
Amnesia, Retrograde / etiology
Brain Concussion / complications,  diagnosis,  therapy*
Comment In:
Aust Fam Physician. 1993 Nov;22(11):2067-8   [PMID:  8304865 ]

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