The number one cause of injury and death in children is head trauma. The cause of trauma could happen through a catastrophic event such as a car accident, or it could simply happen while playing in a sporting event. What determines the severity of a concussion? When should you see a doctor? What’s being done in sports to prevent these head injuries whether you’re an adult or a youth? Learn more about head injuries, concussions and preventative measures.
Trauma and Injury Prevention
On this Patient Power program about trauma and injury prevention, Layla Bush, shares her story of surviving a mass shooting at the Jewish Federation in downtown Seattle in 2006. You...
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