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Postconcussive Headache

Lawrence C. Newman and Morris Levin

in Headache and Facial Pain

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780195373875
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322800 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195373875.003.0032

Series: What Do I Do Now

Postconcussive Headache

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Determining when to allow an athlete to return to competition following a concussion is often a challenge. This chapter reviews the clinical features of the postconcussive syndrome and outlines the return-to-play guidelines that have been established.

Chapter.  1279 words. 

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

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