Resources

  • References

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    Concussion and mild TBI. Centers for Disease Control website. Available at:
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    Concussion and mild traumatic brain injury. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 22, 2014. Accessed June 2, 2014.

    Duff J. The usefulness of quantitative EEG (QEEG) and neurotherapy in the assessment and treatment of post-concussion syndrome.
    Clin EEG Neurosci. 2004;35:198-209.

    Eisenberg MA, Meehan WP III, et al. Duration and course of post-concussive symptoms. Pediatrics. 2014 May. [Epub ahead of print].

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  • Resources

    Brain Injury Association of America

    National Help Line: 800-444-6443

    http://www.biausa.org

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    http://www.cdc.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Psychiatric Association

    http://www.cpa-apc.org

    Ontario Brain Injury Association

    http://www.obia.on.ca