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Relationship between concussion and neuropsychological performance in college football players.
CONTEXT Despite the high prevalence and potentially serious outcomes associated with concussion in athletes, there is little systematic research examining risk factors and short- and long-termExpand
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Measurement of Symptoms Following Sports-Related Concussion: Reliability and Normative Data for the Post-Concussion Scale
It is important to carefully evaluate self-reported symptoms in athletes with known or suspected concussions. This article presents data on the psychometric and clinical properties of a commonly usedExpand
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Neuropsychological Assessment of the College Football Player
  • M. Lovell, M. Collins
  • Engineering, Medicine
  • The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation
  • 1 April 1998
The application of neuropsychological assessment procedures to the evaluation of athletes has recently become an area of intense interest and debate and has led to the development of researchExpand
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Sensitivity and specificity of the ImPACT Test Battery for concussion in athletes.
This study explored the diagnostic utility of the composite scores of Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing (ImPACT) and Post Concussion Symptom Scale scores (PCSS). RecentlyExpand
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Interpreting Change on ImPACT Following Sport Concussion
The purpose of this study was to examine the psychometric characteristics of Version 2.0 of ImPACT (Immediate Postconcussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing). The focus was on the stability of theExpand
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Does age play a role in recovery from sports-related concussion? A comparison of high school and collegiate athletes.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate symptoms and neurocognitive recovery patterns after sports-related concussion in high school and college athletes. STUDY DESIGN College athletes (n = 371) and high schoolExpand
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Cumulative effects of concussion in amateur athletes
Primary objective: To examine the possibility that athletes with multiple concussions show cumulative effects of injury. Methods and procedures: Amateur athletes with a history of three or moreExpand
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Cerebral Concussion in Athletes: Evaluation and Neuropsychological Testing
OBJECTIVETo conduct a topic review of studies related to cerebral concussion in athletes, as an aid to improving decision-making and outcomes. METHODSWe review the literature to provide an historicalExpand
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The Role of Concussion History and Gender in Recovery from Soccer-Related Concussion
Background This study was designed to investigate differences in recovery in male and female soccer athletes. Hypotheses Soccer players with a history of concussion will perform worse onExpand
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Recovery from mild concussion in high school athletes.
OBJECT A computerized neuropsychological test battery was conducted to evaluate memory dysfunction and self-reporting of symptoms in a group of high school athletes who had suffered concussion. Expand
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