Explore neuropsychological considerations in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of sports-related concussions and their aftereffects. Expert contributors in neuropsychology and sports medicine describe treatment for persistent post-concussive symptoms, including post-traumatic headache and migraine, depression, and anxiety. Examine genetic factors that can impact symptoms and diagnosis, as well as the use of neuroimaging in diagnosis and treatment; measurement issues such as sex differences, assessment of effort in evaluations, and computerized testing that can affect the validity of neuropsychological results; and exciting new treatment options such as virtual reality tools. Protect your athletes from sports-related head trauma, such as chronic traumatic encephalopathy and concussion, often regarded as “the single most important issue in sports today”.
Understand the neuropsychological considerations in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of sports-related concussions and their aftereffects.
Apply and design evidence-based protocols for the treatment for persistent post-concussive symptoms, including post-traumatic headache and migraine, depression, and anxiety.
Recognize the interrelationships of genetic factors and neuroimaging in head trauma symptoms and diagnosis.
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Book: Paperback. 403pp. Oct 2018. ISBN-13: 978-1433829796
Continuing Education Info
Accepted by the Board of Certification, Inc. (BOC) and American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)