HEADS UP to Health Care Providers: Tools for Providers
Sports-Related Concussions in Youth: Improving the Science, Changing the Culture.
Multiple tools are available that aim to assist medical providers with on-field assessment of concussion. You can get a summary of many of these tools and learn about research on their effectiveness in the publication Sports-Related Concussions in Youth: Improving the Science, Changing the Culture.
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Comprised of leading experts in the field of TBI, the Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Guideline Workgroup will create a clinical guideline for use in doctor’s offices and emergency departments. The Workgroup was established by the CDC Injury Center’s Board of Scientific Counselors.
HEADS UP to Clinicians: Addressing Concussion in Sports among Kids and Teens is a free, online course, available to health care providers. It provides an overview of what you, as a health care professional, need to know about concussion among young athletes.
Free CME, CNE and CEU credits available at the end of the course.