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Health Topics: Concussions
Dr. Christopher Vaughan describes the danger signs that parents and coaches should be aware of when a concussion has been suspected.
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Children's Gerard Gioia, PhD, discusses concussions in girls sports in a Capital News Service story.
Gerard Gioia, PhD, head of the Safe Concussion Outcome and Recovery Education Program, explained his motto to the Washington Post: when it comes head injuries – “when in doubt, sit them out.”
Gerard Gioia, MD, director of the SCORE concussion program at Children's National, talks about supporting kids in their recovery with WTOP.
Children’s National Health System praised the new Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, Sports-Related Concussions in Youth, which urges a number of steps to fill existing knowledge gaps and to change the culture of youth sports regarding concussions.