Concussions have received a lot of attention in the news recently. It seems we can’t open up a newspaper or watch a news broadcast without hearing about concussions in sports, and how dangerous playing with a concussion can be. In fact, most states now have laws addressing concussion prevention and management. Although some might dismiss these reports as media hype, a concussion is a serious injury that is finally getting the attention it deserves.
It is important for all members of the ‘concussion management team, including coaches, athletes, school administrators, physicians, athletic trainers, and other health care providers, to understand what a concussion is, as well as how to prevent, recognize, and manage concussions.
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ConcussionWiseTM SPORT – for Athletes
ConcussionWiseTM SPORT- for Parents
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ConcussionWiseTM DR- for Physicians
ConcussionWiseTM RN- for Nurses
ConcussionWiseTM PT- for Physical Therapists
ConcussionWiseTM Classroom- for Educators and Administrators (coming soon)
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