Management of concussion and post-concussion syndrome.

@article{Willer2006ManagementOC,
  title={Management of concussion and post-concussion syndrome.},
  author={Barry S Willer and John Leddy},
  journal={Current treatment options in neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={
          415-26
        }
}
Concussion and mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) are common clinical problems. However, the literature is not consistent in defining how concussion and mTBI are related. Although most patients with concussion recover within days to weeks, approximately 10% develop persistent signs and symptoms of post-concussion syndrome (PCS). There are no scientifically established treatments for concussion or PCS and thus rest and cognitive rehabilitation are traditionally applied, with limited… CONTINUE READING
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