Incidence of Concussion During Practice and Games in Youth, High School, and Collegiate American Football Players.

  title={Incidence of Concussion During Practice and Games in Youth, High School, and Collegiate American Football Players.},
  author={Thomas P. Dompier and Zachary Y. Kerr and Stephen W Marshall and Brian Hainline and Erin M. Snook and Ross Hayden and Janet E. Simon},
  journal={JAMA pediatrics},
  volume={169 7},
IMPORTANCE A report by the Institute of Medicine called for comprehensive nationwide concussion incidence data across the spectrum of athletes aged 5 to 23 years. OBJECTIVE To describe the incidence of concussion in athletes participating in youth, high school, and collegiate American football. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS Data were collected by athletic trainers at youth, high school, and collegiate football practices and games to create multiple prospective observational cohorts… 

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