Mild head injury: facts and artifacts.

  title={Mild head injury: facts and artifacts.},
  author={Sureyya S. Dikmen and Joan E Machamer and Nancy R. Temkin},
  journal={Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology},
  volume={23 6},
While most would agree that mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with early neuropsychological problems, disagreement exists regarding their persistence and whether they are the cause of the disabilities experienced by some people. The aim of this study was to examine how the criteria used to define mild TBI and how the pre-injury characteristics of people affect their neuropsychological outcome. A total of 157 unselected hospitalized cases with Glasgow Coma Scale scores of 13-15 and… CONTINUE READING