Patients after a head injury face an uncertain long-term future

Fleminger, S.
October 2006
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Oct2006, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p1105
Academic Journal
The article explores the long-term changes in patients who had previously suffered from head injury. In some cases, any impairment and disability after two to three years of recovery is fairly fixed. Clinicians are likely to expect any subsequent deterioration such as hydrocephalus. Related studies found out that such changes could sometimes be for better and others are for worse.


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