Post-concussive syndrome: paraclinical signs, subjective symptoms, cognitive functions and MMPI profiles.

@article{Cattelani1996PostconcussiveSP,
  title={Post-concussive syndrome: paraclinical signs, subjective symptoms, cognitive functions and MMPI profiles.},
  author={Raffaella Cattelani and Maria Gugliotta and Angelo Maravita and Anna Mazzucchi},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={1996},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={
          187-95
        }
}
In order to investigate the organic and psychogenic components of post-concussive syndrome (PCS), the subjective complaints, the cognitive findings and the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) profiles of 53 consecutive mild head injury patients (MHI) with persistent PCS were evaluated. The results seem to suggest the presence of two groups: in the first, minimal lesional signs were associated with more prolonged loss of consciousness (LC) and post-traumatic amnesia (PTA), as well… CONTINUE READING
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