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Concussion In Sports

Concussion experienced in sports is an on-going topic of interest for parents, players and professionals in Niagara interested in the impact of acquired brain injury. 

  • concussionsontario.org

    This website of the Concussion/mTBI Strategy, aims to improve the recognition, diagnosis, and management of concussion/mTBI in Ontario. The site is primarily intended for medical and non-medical professionals, researchers and those interested in advancing practice and policy in relation to concussion/mTBI.
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  • Guidelines for Concussion

    On September 24th 2013 the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation released the updated Second Edition of the Guidelines for Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Persistent Symptoms.
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  • Niagara Region - Concussion & Minor Sports

    In an effort to protect young athletes against concussions, Niagara Region Public Health provides free and ongoing support to minor sport organizations across Niagara.
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  • Parachute Canada

    Parachute Canada is a national, charitable organization dedicated to preventing injury and saving lives. It was created from the amalgamation of four leading Canadian injury prevention groups.
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  • Sport Concussion Assessment Tool

    The new consensus statement on concussion in sport, along with updated new concussion resources, were publicly released March 12, 2013. Published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine, the statement is primarily for use by physicians and healthcare professionals who are involved in the care of injured athletes.
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  • stopconcussions.com

    stopconcussions.com is a concussion/neurotrauma educational and awareness platform for all sports, to address the growing trend of concussion in sports. It is an educational portal that players, parents, coaches and officials can visit to seek information regarding concussions, with the goal of becoming more aware and ultimately safer individuals in their respective sp
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  • ThinkFirst | Pensez d'Abord Canada

    ThinkFirst Prensez d'Aboard Canada is a national non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention of brain and spinal cord injuries. Celebrating over twenty years in operation, ThinkFirst has been heightening public awareness since 1992, when it was founded in Canada by renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Charles Tator and other concerned individuals.
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