The effect of sport concussion on neurocognitive function, self-report symptoms and postural control : a meta-analysis.

@article{Broglio2008TheEO,
  title={The effect of sport concussion on neurocognitive function, self-report symptoms and postural control : a meta-analysis.},
  author={Steven P. Broglio and Timothy W. Puetz},
  journal={Sports medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={
          53-67
        }
}
Sport concussion is commonly assessed using a battery of tests that evaluate neurocognitive functioning, postural control and self-report symptoms. The degree to which concussion affects each of these measures is unclear. Thus, the purpose of this meta-analysis is to systematically review and quantify the effect of sport concussion on each assessment measure when administered immediately post-injury and in the 2 weeks following injury. PubMed and PsychINFO databases were searched from January… CONTINUE READING

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