Indicators Can Help Predict Possible Post-Concussion Symptoms in Youth Athletes

Published Feb. 8, 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week


A new study found that student athletes who go to the emergency room for headache symptoms after sustaining a mild traumatic brain injury, and are admitted to the hospital are at a higher risk of developing postconcussion symptoms. Postconcussion symptoms can be a cluster of cognitive, psychological and emotional problems.


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