News tagged with concussion

App for mobile phones helps diagnose concussions

(AP) -- The next tool in the campaign against concussions might be your smartphone. A doctor at the University of North Carolina teamed with other head-trauma researchers to develop an application for mobile devices that ...

dateJun 03, 2011 in Health
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Concussions change brains

( -- The high incidence of concussions in contact sports and the risk of traumatic brain injury are a major cause for concern.

dateNov 22, 2010 in Neuroscience
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NFL players with concussions now sidelined longer

NFL players with concussions now stay away from the game significantly longer than they did in the late 1990s and early 2000s, according to research in Sports Health. The mean days lost with concussion increased from 1.92 ...

dateOct 12, 2010 in Health
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