Teenagers who have had a sports-related concussion are at greater risk of suicide risk factors than those who did not have a concussion.
CATT for School Professionals has information on concussion recognition, response, and management relevant for school professionals at all levels of education.
The new module includes resources such as a Return to Work strategy and Incident Report for workplaces to document a potential concussion-causing event.
Starting immediately, the guidelines apply to Canadian athletes competing in the Olympic and Paralympic Games, as well as the Pan-American and Parapan-American Games.
The position statement reviews the definition, pathophysiology, and epidemiology of sport-related concussion.