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How does a hand slap effect the head/brain

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How does a hand slap effect the head/brain?
Hi,
It can give anyone which is called ' coup' brain injury.Slap act as an impact of force on the skull which contain brain.This force move the brain which is stationery from its position and it strike against wall of skull producing hematoma (blood collection ) at this area and also at the area at the back of brain .In this way damage can be caused.Please read about this here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coup_contrecoup_injury

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