A head injury is any trauma that leads to injury of the scalp, skull, or brain. The injuries can range from a minor bump on the skull to serious brain injury. Head injury is classified as either closed or open (penetrating. A closed head injury me...
- traffic accidents
- Accidental Falls
- Accidents while Playing Sports
- Car accident
- Horseback riding
- Age 75 years or older
A head injury is an injury to your brain, skull, or scalp. All head injuries should be treated seriously and assessed by a doctor.
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