A systematic review of age and gender factors in prolonged post-concussion symptoms after mild head injury.

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BACKGROUND Older age and female gender are known factors in the development of persisting post-concussion symptoms (PCS) after mild head injury (MHI), i.e. at 3+ months. Very few studies have examined longer-term symptoms. A recent review, however, established the importance of these variables in permanent PCS (18+ months). The current study repeats the… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/02699052.2014.954271

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@article{King2014ASR, title={A systematic review of age and gender factors in prolonged post-concussion symptoms after mild head injury.}, author={Nigel S King}, journal={Brain injury}, year={2014}, volume={28 13-14}, pages={1639-45} }