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What the study did: Suffering a concussion was associated with an increased risk of mental health problems, psychiatric hospitalization and self-harm compared to an orthopedic injury in this study of 448,000 children aged 5 to 18 years.

Authors: Andrée-Anne Ledoux, Ph.D., of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, is the corresponding author.

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