American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Position Statement on Concussion in Sport: Erratum.

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Source: Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: Erratum Source Type: research

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Source: Military Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Mil Med Source Type: research
SYNOPSIS: Pediatric and adolescent concussion is an increasingly high-profile public health issue, but it is also a highly heterogeneous phenomenon. Many factors interact dynamically to influence a child or adolescent's recovery trajectory. Diagnostic asse...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
We examined the effect of a noncontact, subsymptom exacerbation early exercise recommendation on recovery from sports-related concussion. Retrospective analysis of adolescents, 10-17 years old, with symptomatic concussion, within 30 days of injury was perf...
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While a base level of knowledge is needed to recognize a concussion, knowledge-focused concussion educational materials ignore multifaceted barriers to concussion reporting. We compared student-athlete concussion reporting intentions and behaviors prior to...
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Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
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Condition:   Concussion, Brain Interventions:   Behavioral: NCAA education sheet;   Behavioral: Sham Intervention;   Behavioral: Decision-based interactive concussive education platform Sponsor:   University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury);   Concussion, Brain;   Sport Injury;   Anterior Pituitary Hyposecretion Syndrome;   Hypopituitarism;   Growth Hormone Deficiency Interventions:   Biological: Growth Hormone;   Other: Placebo Sponsors:   Center for Neurological Studies;   Novo Nordisk A/S Recruiting
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Condition:   Concussion, Brain Interventions:   Behavioral: NCAA education sheet;   Behavioral: Sham Intervention;   Behavioral: Decision-based interactive concussive education platform Sponsor:   University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Not yet recruiting
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