Reuters: Concussion is a concern for para athletes, too

| Posted in Brain Education, Brain Injury, Brain Research

Para athletes often engage in sports where there is an increased risk of concussion, but there are no established standards for assessing, managing or preventing concussion in these athletes. This situation needs to change, Dr. Nick Webborn and colleagues on the medical committee of the International Paralympic Committee write in an editorial in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. (July 13, 2017)

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