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Clin J Sport Med. 2001 Jul;11(3):150-9.

Evidence-Based review of sport-related concussion: clinical science.

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Department of Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


The clinical nature of sport-related concussion is discussed in this paper. Particularly highlighted are the difficulties with definition, injury severity grading, classification, and understanding of clinical symptoms. In addition, the well-recognized sequelae of concussion including the motor and convulsive manifestations are discussed in detail. Where possible, an evidence-based approach is adopted to assist the understanding of the literature in this complex area.

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