Falls in young children with minor head injury: A prospective analysis of injury mechanisms.

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BACKGROUND Fall is a common mechanism of injury (MOI) in young children and an important risk factor for traumatic brain injury (TBI). Most children who fall have a minor head injury (MHI), defined as a blunt head trauma that occurred in a patient who is conscious and responsive. OBJECTIVE To seek a possible association between MOI and injury severity… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/02699052.2015.1017005

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