Children’s head of the Safe Concussion Outcome and Recovery Education (SCORE) Program, Gerard Gioia, explained his motto to the Washington Post: when it comes head injuries – “when in doubt, sit them out.”
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The Safe Concussion Outcome Recovery & Education (SCORE) Program at Children’s National Health System evaluates, monitors and manages the care of children and adolescents with concussions (mild traumatic brain injury or TBI).
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Gerard Gioia, PhD, with Children's National, demonstrates new youth concussion smart phone application that puts CDC youth concussion guidelines into parents' and coaches' hands.