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What are the precautions to be taken in case of a Head Injury? | Dr. Abhinav Gupta


Head Injury is a major and extremely serious injury which could also lead to death. The most common causes include driving without a helmet, speeding in dark or foggy areas without headlights, falling off the stairs or terrace, etc. In such an incident the person should not be moved at all as there could be injuries sustained to the spine and neck. Whoever finds the person should immediately call the ambulance and the injured person should be taken to the hospital for urgent care.
Dr. Abhinav Gupta, Neuro and Spine Surgeon at Dharamshila Narayana Superspeciality, Delhi tells us more about the precautions, preventions and care to be administered in such a situation.

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