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A 41-year-old member asked:

Does school have to send you home when you get a head injury?

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Dr. Joseph Roosth
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Generally Yes always: Because a head injury of any type can vary from very minor to very severe despite for example, you having little or no outward symptoms, it is always the best policy to send a student home and ask for physician clearance before being allowed to return to school work or physical education type of activity.

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Last updated Nov 26, 2016

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