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You don't have to be knocked unconscious or even hit your head to experience a mild traumatic brain injury that can have serious results.
Emergency Signs in Adults
If you have any of these symptoms, call 9-1-1 or go to a hospital emergency room immediately:
Emergency Signs in Children
If your child has any of these symptoms, call 9-1-1 or take the child to a hospital emergency room immediately:
Ongoing Signs & Symptoms
Sometimes, you may not experience any of the immediate emergency symptoms of a MTBI, but you may notice subtle changes in your health or behavior. If you are experiencing these symptoms beyond seven days after the incident
and these were not present before your injury,
you should call your doctor:
Parker Adventist Hospital
has a program to treat minor head injuries. Patients who are suspected of having minor head injuries are followed closely by a therapist specially trained in cognitive therapy. The therapist checks for symptoms such as forgetfulness, inability to concentrate, irritability or depression. If the patient exhibits any symptoms, the therapist works with the patient's physician to design a rehabilitation program. To learn more about minor head injuries, call the
Parker Adventist Center for Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine
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