[seizure in a Baby - Shaking the Diagnosis].

  title={[seizure in a Baby - Shaking the Diagnosis].},
  author={Ayelet Shles and Rodica Stackievicz and Rama Schwartz},
  volume={156 12},
INTRODUCTION Abusive head trauma(AHT), formally known as "shaken baby syndrome" , is one of the most violent expressions of child abuse, and one of the leading causes of mortality due to trauma among infants. It occurs mainly in children under 1 year of age, and may result in severe consequences, such as physical and mental disabilities. Symptoms and signs of this form of abuse can be easily mistaken for common illnesses in children or accidental head injury. Therefore, the clinician can… CONTINUE READING