Medico-Legal Aspects of Concussion

Randolph Evans, Adriana M. Strutt

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Concussion and the sequelae have been controversial medico-legal issues for over 150 years. The following topics which are also important in clinical practice are discussed: definitions of concussion, neuroimaging, onset and prognosis of headaches, cognitive impairment, cognitive rehabilitation, post-traumatic stress disorder, and risk of later development of dementia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1749-1760
Number of pages12
Issue number8
Early online dateAug 22 2020
StatePublished - Sep 1 2020


  • cognitive impairment
  • cognitive rehabilitation
  • concussion
  • mild traumatic brain injury
  • post-concussion syndrome
  • post-traumatic headache

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology


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