Gerard Gioia, PhD, director of the SCORE concussion program at Children's National, talks about supporting kids in their recovery with WTOP.
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The term mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) is used interchangeably with the term concussion.
In a compelling study, Children’s National Health System researchers found that as many as 88 percent of high school, middle school, and elementary school students who sustained concussions, had academic problems within four weeks of sustaining the injury.