Concussion

  • Did your Child Suffer a Concussion in a St. Louis Car Accident?

    …Concussions can break the tissue surrounding the brain causing blood to enter the skull and excessive brain pressure. Generally, it’s believed that open head injuries are more serious and life-threatening compared to closed head injuries. However, the reality is that closed head injuries, such as concussions, can be extremely dangerous…

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  • Educate and Reduce Risk – A Common Sense Approach to Youth Football

    …. Gregory Landry, MD, one of the study’s authors, “pointed out that catastrophic injury rates in football are lower than in gymnastics and wrestling. In an interview with MedPage Today, Landry stated, “The injury rate in youth football is low, and it’s going to get better when they implement the new tackling technique and reduce the number of contact…

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  • Concussion Testing in Sports – Will American Football Be Changed?

    … Concussion testing is routine in college and professional sports, where budgets allow for the presence of trained sports trainers and doctors. In youth leagues and high school sports the person in charge of monitoring injuries is often a parent or a volunteer. The Standardized Assessment of Concussion (SAC) has been the standard for assessing…

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