Managing patients with neurologic disorders who participate in sports activities.

@article{Crutchfield2014ManagingPW,
  title={Managing patients with neurologic disorders who participate in sports activities.},
  author={Kevin E Crutchfield},
  journal={Continuum},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 6 Sports Neurology},
  pages={1657-66}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Patients with neurologic conditions have been discouraged from participating in organized sports because of theoretical detrimental effects of these activities to their underlying conditions. The purpose of this article is to review known risks associated with three specific clinical conditions most commonly encountered in a sports neurology clinic (epilepsy, migraines, and multiple sclerosis and to add to the neurologist's toolkit suggested interventions regarding management… CONTINUE READING