Search Tag: sports-related concussion

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RSNA15: Acute Concussion After Effects Seen with MRI

2015 30 Nov

The effects of acute concussion continue even after clinical recovery, according to a study to be presented today at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting in Chicago. Concussed athletes are usually cleared to return to play based on symptoms and cognitive and neurological test results. However, there is increasing evidence that brain... Read more

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Neuroimaging Not Helpful in Sports Concussion Diagnosis

2015 07 Jun

Results of a new study tend to support the prevalent opinion among physicians specialising in sports-related concussion (SRC) that neuroimaging is not that useful in diagnosing SRCs. Researchers from the Canada North Concussion Network in Manitoba examined neuroimaging studies in children and adolescents with SRCs and found that the images appeared... Read more