Although the family physician is not expected to manage the patient with a significant developmental abnormality of the central nervous system (CNS), he should be able to recognize these abnormalities, to make early referral to a neurosurgeon, and to coordinate the care of affected children. Some of these abnormalities are described briefly below.
KeywordsSpinal Cord Injury Head Injury Family Physician Subdural Hematoma Brain Abscess
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