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Why do children vomit after head injury?
  1. Patrick A Nee
  1. Accident and Emergency Department, Whiston Hospital, Prescot, Merseyside L35 5DR, UK

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    Editor,—Fiona Brown and colleagues1 studied outcomes in 463 children and found no increase in skull fracture in the presence of post-traumatic vomiting (PTV). They concluded that “vomiting alone does not have a role in decision making regarding further investigation of skull or brain”. These conclusions …

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