Which patient groups have the highest prevalence of postconcussive syndrome (PCS)?

Updated: Jul 25, 2019
  • Author: Roy H Lubit, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: David Bienenfeld, MD  more...
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Head injuries and their sequelae are most frequent in males aged 14–24 years. However, patients who are middle-aged or older are likely to have sequelae that are more persistent. Very young children with head injuries also have worse outcomes. [16, 17]


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