TABLE 5

Characteristics of Children With TBIs Who Had Isolated Headaches–Extensive Definition

Age, yMechanism SpecificsHeadache SeverityLocation of HeadacheTBI on CTciTBI
11Accidentally struck in left ear with golf clubMild/barely noticeableDiffusePneumocephalusNone
13Bike collisionMild/barely noticeableDiffuseCerebral hemorrhage/intracerebral hematomaNone
14Fell from top of car traveling ∼25 mphModerateUnknown/missingCerebral contusion, and pneumocephalusNone
  • ciTBI, clinically-important traumatic brain injury; TBI, traumatic brain injury.