Concussion Education

Definition: When a direct or indirect blow to the head or body causes the brain to impact against the skull and sustain trauma.

Symptom Notes:


Things to avoid:

Second impact syndrome:

The SCAT 5 is a standardized tool to evaluate athletes with concussions. This test can be used for on or off the field evaluations. When doing on-field testing, the athlete should sit out for about 10 minutes before being tested.

CATT Concussion Pathway

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