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When is a head injury so serious that you should see a doctor?
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Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Open/Closed Head Inj
My HealthTap colleagues mentioned critical factors 2 consider after a head injury in relation 2 seeking care.
I'd add that more & more we R learning about importance of getting evaluated after a "closed" head injury - the kind of injury that involves suffering a blow to the head or having your head jerked around a lot - even a "minor" one. (Think: football.) The effects can persist.

In brief: Open/Closed Head Inj
My HealthTap colleagues mentioned critical factors 2 consider after a head injury in relation 2 seeking care.
I'd add that more & more we R learning about importance of getting evaluated after a "closed" head injury - the kind of injury that involves suffering a blow to the head or having your head jerked around a lot - even a "minor" one. (Think: football.) The effects can persist.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Bleeding, skull inju
If there is bleeding, skull injury, parts of brain showing needs emergency visit.

In brief: Bleeding, skull inju
If there is bleeding, skull injury, parts of brain showing needs emergency visit.
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Surgery - Trauma
In brief: Glascow Scale <12
Google Glascocow coma scale

In brief: Glascow Scale <12
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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In brief: Anytime
If you say head injury, get checked.
Certainly with unconsciousness involved. Persistent headache or neurological symptoms.

In brief: Anytime
If you say head injury, get checked.
Certainly with unconsciousness involved. Persistent headache or neurological symptoms.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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