Child Concussion Test Video

If your child had a sports-related head injury
and you are concerned about Concussion Signs and Symptoms
…it’s important to know fact from fiction:

 

FICTION

Concussion symptoms show up immediately.

FACT

Symptoms don’t always occur immediately, and can show up hour or days later.

FICTION

Move the unconscious player immediately off the field for observation.

FACT

Never move an unconscious individual until a neck or spinal cord injury can be ruled out. Also, do the ABCs, check airway, breathing and cardiovascular pulse before deciding to if/when/how to move the concussed individual.

Watch the video
from Dr. Harry Kerasidis:



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XLNTbrain is a concussion program designed to educate, recognize, report and aid parents and children in the recovery from youth sports concussions and head injury. XLNTbrain is recommended for parents of children athletes in grade school, high school and muni or rec leagues in football, hockey, soccer, lacrosse and rugby.