Concussion science research has expanded rapidly, and helped Athletic Trainers better understand the biomechanics, anatomical and metabolic changes of brain injury, and provide better diagnosis, assessment and rehabilitation protocols.From a clinician's perspective, you'll explore current research and understand sports-related concussion, enabling you to integrate best practices for prevention, diagnosis and rehabilitation.
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.
Exam: 175 true/false statements. Downloadable. Unlimited retakes. View our "How It Works" video. Book: Paperback, 296pp. Dec 2017. ISBN-13: 978-1498764575