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Infographic: The Co-Occurring Symptoms of PTSD & TBI
The signs and symptoms of concussion and post-traumatic stress overlap considerably. The graphic below shows the symptoms that can help discriminate between concussion and post-traumatic stress for patients who have only one or the other.
Reference: Stein MB, McCallister TW (2009). Exploring the convergence of post-traumatic stress disorder and mild traumatic brain injury. Am J Psychiatry; 166:766-776.