Concussion Management In Football: Don't Shake It Off

Boriboon, Kia
February 2013
PT in Motion;Feb2013, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p18
The article discusses concussion management in football; concussion occurs when the brain repeatedly collides with the skull. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) loss of consciousness, memory loss, sensitivity to light or sound are signs and symptoms of a concussion. It discusses that effect of sports related concussion lasts for decades. It is suggested that physical therapists can play an important role to overcome the concussion.


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