Minor head injuries are common in people of all ages and rarely result in any
permanent brain damage. If your child experiences a knock, bump or blow to the
A head injury is any trauma to the scalp, skull, or brain. The injury may be only a
minor bump on the skull or a serious brain injury. Head injury can be either ...
Minor head injury and knocks to the head are common, particularly in children.
Following the injury, if the person is awake (conscious), and there is no deep cut
getting hit by a ball, bat, golf club, or hard toy, etc.
Most head injuries
in children are caused by falls, though, including infants who might roll off the bed, toddlers and preschoolers who might fall while climbing or trying to walk down the stairs, and older childr... More »
Care guide for Head Injury possible causes, signs and symptoms, standard
treatment options and means of care and support.
Head injuries may cause brain injury (traumatic brain injury, or TBI). In the United
States, about 13 in 10,000 people sustain minor head injury, and about 3 in ...
Apr 22, 2015 ... If your child or someone you know has sustained a head injury, observe them
closely for 24 hours.
Mar 18, 2009 ... A blow to the head that at first seems minor and does not result in ... can in fact
turn out to be a life-threatening brain injury, experts tell CNN.
Concussion; Minor head trauma; Minor TBI; Minor brain injury; Minor head injury.
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury is: Most prevalent TBI; Often missed at time of initial ...