Neuropsychiatric aspects of concussion: acute and chronic sequelae.

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Journal Article (Review)

Concussion - also known as mild traumatic brain injury - is a transient disturbance of neurological function resulting from traumatic forces imparted to the brain that often produce cognitive, behavioral and systemic symptoms. In this review of the literature, we discuss the pathophysiology of both acute and chronic neuropsychiatric sequelae of concussions, followed by a brief overview of evaluation and management of these sequelae.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rao, V; Syeda, A; Roy, D; Peters, ME; Vaishnavi, S

Published Date

  • March 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 1

Start / End Page

  • CNC29 -

PubMed ID

  • 30202570

Pubmed Central ID

  • 30202570

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2056-3299

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2217/cnc-2016-0018


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England