Uncover the latest in the prevention, diagnosis and rehabilitation of mild brain injuries, including sport concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy. You will understand the biomechanics of varying severities of brain trauma, post-concussive syndrome, neurologic and behavioral changes and evidence-based return to play protocols.
Distinguish the clinical terms: concussion, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), subconcussion and mild brain traumatic injury.
Articulate and understand the progressive stages of CTE.
Describe the biomechanics and pathophysiology of sport-related mild traumatic brain injury.
Describe anticipated advances in neuroimaging and biomarkers for CTE diagnosis.
Video Outline Section 1: A Primer Section 2: The Epidemic Section 3: Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Section 4: The NFL Class Action Lawsuit Settlement Section 5: Biomechanics & Pathophysiology Section 6: Diagnosis & Management Section 7: Grading Scales Section 8: Rehabilitation & Return to Play Section 9: What Now?
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