Impact of Body Mass Index on Postconcussion Symptoms in Teenagers Aged 13 to 18 Years.

@article{Bramley2018ImpactOB,
  title={Impact of Body Mass Index on Postconcussion Symptoms in Teenagers Aged 13 to 18 Years.},
  author={Harry P Bramley and Kathryn C Foley and Ronald D Williams and Mechelle Lewis and Lan Kong and Matthew L. Silvis},
  journal={The Permanente journal},
  year={2018},
  volume={22}
}
CONTEXT Adolescent obesity and sports-related concussion are rising in prevalence, yet there is minimal research exploring the relationship between these two conditions. OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of body mass index (BMI) percentile on duration of recovery and reported symptoms after sports-related concussion in adolescents. DESIGN Retrospective… CONTINUE READING