Long-term cognitive performance of retired athletes with sport-related concussion: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Zhang Y, Ma Y, Chen S, Liu X, Kang HJ, Nelson S, Bell S.

Objective: The purpose of this systematic review is to quantitatively estimate (or invest) the impacts of sports-related concussions (SRCs) on cognitive performance among retired athletes more than 10 years after retirement. Methods: Six data...
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PURPOSE The purpose of this research is to determine whether individuals with a history of concussion retain enduring differences in narrative writing tasks, which necessitate rapid and complex integration of both cognitive and linguistic faculties. ...
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OBJECTIVE: Update concussion recovery curves by considering pre- and postinjury modifying factors. Determine whether there is a dose-response for modifying factors on recovery. SETTING: Sports medicine concussion clinic. PARTICIPANTS: A total of 314 athlet...
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The US Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) actively address care needs for a subset of service members (SMs) who experience prolonged symptoms and adverse sequelae interfering with their usual level of function after sus...
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Nocebo effects refer to new or worsening symptoms that develop in response to negative health-related information, beliefs, and/or experiences. In recent years, research on concussion pathophysiology has significantly advanced. Through health campaigns and...
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BACKGROUND: Concussion injuries are common in professional American football players; however, their effect on player performance remains unclear. PURPOSE: To quantify the effect of concussions on the performance of running backs and wide receivers...
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Objective: Identify alterations in cerebrovascular reactivity (CVR) based on the history of sport-related concussion (SRC). Further explore possible mechanisms underlying differences in vascular physiology using hemodynamic parameters modeled using ...
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A difference exists between sexes for the incidence of concussion injuries and severity of post-injury outcomes with females having a higher incidence rate (in comparable sports) and experience more robust symptoms than males. The basis for this disparity ...
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