Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with postconcussion syndrome (PCS)?

Updated: Sep 24, 2018
  • Author: Eric L Legome, MD; Chief Editor: Trevor John Mills, MD, MPH  more...
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Rarely is consultation warranted in the ED once the diagnosis is made. Outpatient referral is the cornerstone of treatment. One study suggests that findings of early neuropsychological assessment may determine the prognosis; however, this assessment rarely is performed in the ED.


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