Concussion and Head Injuries
Direct blows to your head or shoulder can lead to head injuries, as well as disc and nerve damage, strains and sprains, and other neck injuries. Sports and recreational activities contribute to about 21 percent of all traumatic brain injuries among American children and adolescents. Please review the following articles to understand the various neck and head injuries and how to manage.
- What is a Concussion?
- Concussion in Sports
- Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
- Second Impact Syndrome
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
- Concussion Treatment
- Subdural Hematoma
- Skull Fractures (Cranial Fractures)
- Orbital Blowout Fracture
- Broken Jaw (Mandibular Fracture)
- Cauliflower Ear (Auricular Hematoma)
- Broken Nose (Nasal Fracture)