for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline on the Diagnosis and Management of
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children

Lumba-Brown A, Yeates KO, Sarmiento K,
et al. JAMA Pediatr. Published online September 04, 2018.
“The Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Board of
Scientific Counselors, a federal advisory committee, established the Pediatric Mild
Traumatic Brain Injury Guideline Workgroup…. The CDC guideline includes 19 sets of recommendations on
the diagnosis, prognosis, and management/treatment of pediatric mTBI that were
assigned a level of obligation (ie, must, should, or may) based on confidence
in the evidence” from a systematic review (see below).
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