Head Trauma

Mechanisms of Posttraumatic Headache

Mechanisms of Posttraumatic Headache

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Acute activation of meningeal mast cells may mediate chronic pain hypersensitivity in a rat model of mild closed-head injury, independent of calcitonin gene-related peptide peripheral signals.

Younger Children Show Higher Concussion Symptom Severity

Younger Children Show Higher Concussion Symptom Severity

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Age was the largest single variable influencing child concussion assessment scores, with worse scores reported among younger children.

CNS Symptoms Resulting From Head Impacts in Soccer

CNS Symptoms Resulting From Head Impacts in Soccer

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Researchers have found that intentional and unintentional head impacts in soccer are independently associated with moderate to very severe central nervous system symptoms.

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