Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport – the 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport. Video introduction by Dr Willem Meeuwisse
March 14, 2013 2 Comments
Following on from the AMSSM Position Statement on Concussion in Sport published in the last edition of CJSM, this month sees the publication of the latest Consensus Statement on Concussion in Sport from the 4th International Conference on Concussion in Sport held in Zurich in November 2012.
The 4th Statement takes into account the most up-to-date research on the topic of concussion in sport, and is accompanied by the new Sports Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT3), Child SCAT, and the Concussion Recognition Tool (CRT) for patients and parents. Printable copies of the new tools can be downloaded via the links provided on the CJSM website.
In this video, Concussion in Sport Group Member Dr Willem Meeuwisse, former Editor-in-Chief of the Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, presents an introduction to the new statement and discusses the main new features therein including the new SCAT3, child SCAT3 and Concussion Recognition tools.