Relationship between concussion and neuropsychological performance in college football players.

@article{Collins1999RelationshipBC,
  title={Relationship between concussion and neuropsychological performance in college football players.},
  author={Michael W. Collins and Scott H. Grindel and Mark R. Lovell and Duane E. Dede and David J. Moser and Benjamin R. Phalin and Sally E. Nogle and Mitch Wasik and Dorothy M. Cordry and Kathryn M. Daugherty and S. Sears and Guy Nicolette and Peter A. Indelicato and Douglas B. McKeag},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1999},
  volume={282 10},
  pages={
          964-70
        }
}
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-term outcomes. OBJECTIVES To assess the relationship between concussion history and learning disability (LD) and the association of these variables with neuropsychological performance and to evaluate postconcussion recovery in a sample of college football players. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS A total… 

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