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J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1985 February; 48(2): 137–140.
PMCID: PMC1028213

Neuropsychological evaluation of mild head injury.


Neuropsychological deficits following mild head injury have been reported recently in the literature. The purpose of this study was to investigate this issue with a strict methodological approach. The neuropsychological performance of 50 mildly head injured patients was compared with that of 50 normal controls chosen with the case-control approach. No conclusive evidence was found that mild head injury causes cognitive impairment one month after the trauma.

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