The epidemiology of sport-related concussion

Concussions and head injuries may never be completely eliminated from sports. However, with better data comes an improved understanding of the types of actions and activities that typically result in concussions. With this knowledge can come improved techniques and rule changes to minimize the rate and severity of concussions in sports. This article identifies the factors that affect concussion rate.
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Subjects: sports medicine injury head brain
Notations: biological and medical sciences
Tagging: Gehirnersch├╝tterung
DOI: 10.1016/j.csm.2010.08.006
Published in: Clinics in Sports Medicine
Published: 2011
Volume: 30
Issue: 1
Pages: 1-17
Document types: article
Language: English
Level: advanced