Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports Guide for Coaches

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Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports Guide for Coaches

Description

This guide is part of the toolkit for coaches, Heads Up: Concussion in High School Sports. It addresses the following topics:

  • The facts
  • Recognizing a possible concussion
  • When a concussion is suspected
  • Prevention and preparation
  • Communicating effectively about concussions

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

History

Release Date: 2005
Review Date: 2010
Recent Summary: August 2010
Original Summary: October 2005
Last Updated: 09/01/10

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