Motivations Associated With Nondisclosure of Self-Reported Concussions in Former Collegiate Athletes.

@article{Kerr2016MotivationsAW,
  title={Motivations Associated With Nondisclosure of Self-Reported Concussions in Former Collegiate Athletes.},
  author={Zachary Y Kerr and Johna K. Register-Mihalik and Emily Kroshus and Christine M. Baugh and Stephen William Marshall},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={220-5}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies examining nondisclosure among athletes in various settings have found substantial proportions of athletes with undisclosed concussions. Substantial gaps exist in our understanding of the factors influencing athletes' disclosure of sports-related concussions. PURPOSE To examine the prevalence of, and factors associated with, nondisclosure of recalled concussions in former collegiate athletes. STUDY DESIGN Cross-sectional study; Level of evidence, 3. METHODS… CONTINUE READING