Age differences in athletes and concussions

In a research study published in the Journal of Athletic Training Titled "Age Differences in Recovery After Sport-Related Concussion: A Comparison of High School and Collegiate Athletes" researchers found that age isn't a factor in recovering from a concussion. The researchers specifically found that between high school and college students there wasn't a change in recovery times. … Continue reading Age differences in athletes and concussions

Baseline Scores could predict Concussion outcomes

In some recent research by Custer et al. (2016), researchers examined differences in baseline scores and their outcomes after a concussion. The researchers divided the subjects into two groups "no symptoms" and  "high symptoms". The researchers then assessed the patients 2-7 days after their concussion with the IMPACT™ system. The researchers found that the "high … Continue reading Baseline Scores could predict Concussion outcomes