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What kind of hemorrhage causes a convex shaped hematoma on head CT?
epidural hemorrhage
What causes subdural hematoma?
tearing of parasagittal bridging veins
What kind of hemorrhage is associated with temporal bone fracture?
epidural hemorrhage
What causes epidural hemorrhage?
rupture of meningeal arteries and veins
What kind of hemorrhage is associated with a lucent period for several hours and then sudden decompensation?
epidural hemorrhage
What is a concussion
trauma related alteration in mental status
What is Postconcussion syndrome?
headaches, depression, anxiety, behavioral problems, dizziness, amnesia, irritability, hyperactivity, and sleep difficulties.
In children <2 y, what hematomas are associated with skull fractures?
parietal and temporal but not frontal