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Head Injury in Children

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The seriousness of the head injury is often related to the force and speed of the trauma.

Was your child's head injury the result of any of the following?

  • falling from a high place (for example, a window or roof)

  • hitting something with great force (for example, hit by a baseball bat)

  • hitting something at high speed (for example, a car accident or skiing).

Yes, the injury happened this way.

No, the injury did not happen this way.

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