Sports -related concussion in children and adolescents. AGENDA: CONCUSSION MANAGEMENT UPDATE MEETING SEAFAIR MINOR HOCKEY - NOVEMBER 8 TH , 2013. Introduction : Medical Panel and Seafair Background on Baseline Testing and Concussion Management (Cody Kusch )
What happens to the brain during a concussion?
Shearing in the “wiring” of the brain
N=134 High School athletes Collins et al., 2006, Neurosurgery
McCrory P, et al. Br J Sports Med 2013;47:250–258. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2013-092313
Table from Ontario NeurotraumamTBI Guidelines, and adapted from Current Treatment Options in Neurology. 2006;8:415-426
Baseline: 341 players tested to date
Baseline: Only 73 completed to date