Early identification and incidence of mild TBI in Ontario.

@article{Ryu2009EarlyIA,
  title={Early identification and incidence of mild TBI in Ontario.},
  author={Won Hyung Ryu and A Feinstein and Angela Colantonio and David L Streiner and Deirdre R. Dawson},
  journal={The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques},
  year={2009},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={429-35}
}
OBJECTIVES (1) To examine the variability in diagnosis of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) in primary care relative to that of an expert reviewer; and (2) to determine the incidence rate of mTBI in Ontario, Canada. METHOD Potential mTBI cases were identified through reviewing three months of Emergency Department (ED) and Family Physician (FP) health records. Potential cases were selected from ED records using the International Classification of Disease, 9th revision, Clinical Modification… CONTINUE READING

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