Review Article

Concussion in sport: what is known and what is new?

Published in: South African Family Practice
Volume 56, issue 3, 2014 , pages: 162–165
DOI: 10.1080/20786204.2014.932546
Author(s): Catharina GrantSection of Sports Medicine,, Dina Janse van RensburgSection of Sports Medicine,, Audrey Jansen van RensburgSection of Sports Medicine,, Rob CollinsSection of Sports Medicine,


The aim of this article was to summarise the latest definition of concussion, signs of concussion, as well as important facts on recovery and graduated return to play, for different age groups. New technologies available to the sports physician are listed.

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