Resources

  • References


    Can you recognize a concussion? American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation website. Available at:
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    Accessed July 9, 2009.


    Concussion and mild traumatic brain injury. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    . Updated August 6, 2012. Accessed August 24, 2012.


    Harmon KG. Assessment and management of concussion in sports.
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    Halstead ME, Walter KD, Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness. American Academy of Pediatrics. Clinical report--sport-related concussion in children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2010 Sep;126(3):597-615. full-text


    Kirkwood MW, Yeates KO, Wilson PE. Pediatric sport-related concussion: a review of the clinical management of an oft-neglected population.
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    Pearce JM. Observations on concussion: a review.
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    2008;59(3-4):113-119.


    Ro YS, Shin SD, Holmes JF, et al. Comparison of clinical performance of cranial
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    Sports-related concussion information for athletes. Wesleyan University Athletic Injury Care website. Available at:
    http://www.wesleyan.edu/athletics/injurycare/concussions.html
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    Updated January 2007. Accessed July 9, 2009.


    Traumatic brain injury. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at:
    http://www.cdc.gov/TraumaticBrainInjury/index.html
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    Updated April 2008. Accessed July 9, 2009.


    Traumatic brain injury.
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    What is neurosurgery: concussion. American Association of Neurological Surgeons website. Available at:
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    . Published November 2005. Accessed July 9, 2009.


    10/5/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Parikh SN, Wilson L. Hazardous use of car seats outside the car in the United States, 2003-2007.
    Pediatrics
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    2010;126(2):352-357.


    12/10/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Bakhos LL, Lockhart GR, Myers R, Linakis JG.

    Emergency department visits for concussion in young child athletes.
    Pediatrics
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    2010;126(3):e550-556.

  • Resources

    America Association of Neurological Surgeons

    http://www.aans.org

    American Family Physicians

    http://familydoctor.org

    Center for Disease Control and Prevention Injury Prevention and Control

    http://www.cdc.gov/concussion

    Nemours Kids Health

    http://kidshealth.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Brain Injury Association of Canada

    http://biac-aclc.ca/

    Ontario Brain Injury Association

    http://www.obia.on.ca