Impact of technology in sports
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 7

Impact of Technology in sports PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 64 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Impact of Technology in sports. Kyle Sheehan. What is a concussion?. a concussion is type of traumatic brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head or body, a fall, or another injury that jars or shakes the brain inside the skull Different Sports. Symptoms. Headache Dizziness

Download Presentation

Impact of Technology in sports

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Impact of technology in sports

Impact of Technology in sports

Kyle Sheehan


What is a concussion

What is a concussion?

  • a concussion is type of traumatic brain injury that is caused by a blow to the head or body, a fall, or another injury that jars or shakes the brain inside the skull

  • Different Sports


Symptoms

Symptoms

  • Headache

  • Dizziness

  • Unbalanced

  • Sensitivity to light and sound

  • Nausea

  • Emotional symptoms

  • Excessive concussions lead to memory loss


Concussion facts

Concussion Facts

  • 300,000 sport related concussions yearly

  • Likelihood of getting a concussion while playing a sport is 19%

  • 62,000 a year in high school sports

  • College football- 34% had 1 and 20% had multiple


Impact of technology in sports

NFL

  • Recent concussion policy

    • Neurologic exams

  • 60% of NFL players have suffered concussions

  • Invested $30 million into research

  • Helmet to helmet hits


Impact of technology in sports

NHL

  • Highest contact sport in the country

  • Ban blindside hits

  • 14% of concussions due to legal hits

  • 70% of games missed

  • Reducing size of equipment

  • 559 cases of concussions during regular seasons


Replay

Replay

  • How it effects outcomes

    • Fights

    • On point calls

    • Review plays

  • Average 50 cameras in MLB game

  • Average 22 cameras used in NFL game


  • Login