Chapter

Head and face

Domhnall MacAuley

in Oxford Handbook of Sport and Exercise Medicine

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2012 | ISBN: 9780199660155
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191743016 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199660155.003.0015

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Head and face

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Sports concussion - Management of sports concussion - The Standardized Concussion Assessment Tool 2 card cognitive screen in concussion - Glasgow Coma Scale - Traumatic brain injury - The management of traumatic brain injury - Traumatic intracerebral haematomas/contusion - Subdural haematoma - Extradural haematoma - Traumatic subarachnoid haemorrhage - Diffuse cerebral swelling - Head injury advice card - Mouthguards - Helmets and head protectors - Other means of preventing sports concussion - Epilepsy and sport - Post-traumatic headache - Headaches and sport - Boxing and head injury - The post-concussion syndrome - Fractures - Eye injuries

Chapter.  8999 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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