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Head injury refers to trauma to the head. This may or may not include injury to the brain. However, the terms traumatic brain injury and head injury are often used interchangeably in the medical literature.

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Kids have upswing in golf-related head injuries

Kids have upswing in golf-related head injuries

Low-cost, hospital-based parent education program can reduce the incidence of shaken baby syndrome

Low-cost, hospital-based parent education program can reduce the incidence of shaken baby syndrome

Use of anti-inflammatory steroids for traumatic head injuries may actually increase the risk of death

Use of anti-inflammatory steroids for traumatic head injuries may actually increase the risk of death

Fracture jaw, lose consciousness and suffer less than if you don't black out?

Fracture jaw, lose consciousness and suffer less than if you don't black out?

Groundbreaking study will assist stroke and head injury victims rehabilitate their sight

Groundbreaking study will assist stroke and head injury victims rehabilitate their sight

New genetic clues provide better understanding of epilepsy

New genetic clues provide better understanding of epilepsy

The way the movies represent amnesia is profoundly misleading

The way the movies represent amnesia is profoundly misleading

The use of anti-inflammatory drugs to treat severe head injuries is actually dangerous

The use of anti-inflammatory drugs to treat severe head injuries is actually dangerous

Flight simulators can provide relief from the symptoms of chronic dizziness

Flight simulators can provide relief from the symptoms of chronic dizziness

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Red Baron's severe head injury nine months earlier the casue of him being shot down

Red Baron's severe head injury nine months earlier the casue of him being shot down

Children’s playground injuries

Children’s playground injuries

Schools need to be more aware of head injuries

Schools need to be more aware of head injuries

New insights into a mysterious type of amnesia

New insights into a mysterious type of amnesia

Cooling method to treat brain aneurysms

Cooling method to treat brain aneurysms

Debate on UK legislation to make helmets mandatory for all cyclists

Debate on UK legislation to make helmets mandatory for all cyclists

Research reveals that children with mild head injury may be at risk of long-term complications

Research reveals that children with mild head injury may be at risk of long-term complications

Some amnesiacs can maintain their memories for a longer period of time if they spend time sitting in a dark, quiet room

Some amnesiacs can maintain their memories for a longer period of time if they spend time sitting in a dark, quiet room

Body repositioning is highly effective in resolving dizziness

Body repositioning is highly effective in resolving dizziness

Australian symposium on stroke and head injury

Australian symposium on stroke and head injury