Assistant Professor CSU Sacramento Davis, California
This session is designed for rehabilitation specialists who provide services to children, young adults, and older adults following a concussion, with an emphasis on sports-related concussion (SRC) as this is the most well-developed area described in the literature related to concussion. The purpose of this educational seminar is to provide a review of the evidence for active training and educational programs for children and adults with acute concussion and persistent post-concussion symptoms (PPCS). In addition, a special focus on the use of multidisciplinary treatment approaches used to address impairments for individuals with PPCS will be provided.
describe the pathophysiology associated with concussion during acute and chronic stages of recovery