"Head Injuries, Closed" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Traumatic injuries to the cranium where the integrity of the skull is not compromised and no bone fragments or other objects penetrate the skull and DURA MATER. This frequently results in mechanical injury being transmitted to intracranial structures which may produce TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES, hemorrhage, or CRANIAL NERVE INJURIES. (From Rowland, Merritt's Textbook of Neurology, 9th ed, p417)
|Head Injuries, Closed
- Head Injuries, Closed
- Injuries, Closed Head
- Head Injury, Nonpenetrating
- Head Injuries, Nonpenetrating
- Nonpenetrating Head Injuries
- Nonpenetrating Head Injury
- Head Trauma, Closed
- Closed Head Trauma
- Closed Head Traumas
- Head Traumas, Closed
- Closed Head Injuries
- Closed Head Injury
- Head Injury, Closed
Head Injury, Blunt
- Head Injury, Blunt
- Blunt Head Injuries
- Blunt Head Injury
- Head Injuries, Blunt
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Head Injuries, Closed" by people in Profiles.
Expanded screening criteria for blunt cerebrovascular injury: a bigger impact than anticipated. Am J Surg. 2016 Dec; 212(6):1167-1174.
The epidemiology of head injuries in English professional rugby union. Clin J Sport Med. 2008 May; 18(3):227-34.
A six year prospective study of the incidence and causes of head and neck injuries in international football. Br J Sports Med. 2005 Aug; 39 Suppl 1:i3-9.