TITLE

Concussions: Doing the Right Thing

AUTHOR(S)
DAUGHERTY, KAY
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
AAOS Now;Jan2014, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on response of several institutions related to the incidents of concussion, which include the National Football League (NFL), National Institutes of Health, and Centers for Disease Control. Topics discussed include the occurrences of concussion in sports, early recognition of the disease, and concussion among athletes. Also mentioned are the chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), morbidity, and Immediate Postconcussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing (ImPACT).
ACCESSION #
93580619

 

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