What’s a concussion? Review identifies four evidence-based indicators

10 julio 2014

A research review identifying the clinical indicators most strongly associated with concussion is an important first step in the process of developing evidence-based guidelines for concussion diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment, according to a new report. Concussion is a common and familiar problem, yet one that has been defined in different ways. Since there’s no objective test or universally accepted definition, establishing a set of indicators based on the best available research is an important first step to developing evidence-based concussion guidelines.