2012

Pediatric and Adolescent Concussion

Diagnosis, Management, and Outcomes

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ISBN: 978-0-387-89544-4 (Print) 978-0-387-89545-1 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Definitions and Causes of Concussion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-8

      Historical Perspectives on Concussion

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      Pages 9-19

      Definition and Classification of Concussion

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      Pages 21-27

      Sports-Related Concussion

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      Pages 29-53

      Biomechanics and Pathophysiology of Concussion

  3. Assessment and Treatment of Concussion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 55-55

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      Pages 57-72

      Immediate “On-the-Field” Assessment of Concussion

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      Pages 73-80

      Acute Treatment of Concussion

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      Pages 81-91

      Utilization of Imaging Technology in Concussion Assessment

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      Pages 93-105

      Long-Term Assessment of Concussion

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      Pages 107-115

      Long-Term Treatment of Concussion

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      Pages 117-131

      Methods of Formal Neurocognitive Assessment of Concussion

  4. Additional Issues in Pediatric Concussion

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-150

      Premorbid Functional Considerations in Pediatric Concussion

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      Pages 151-176

      Developmental Considerations in Pediatric Concussion Evaluation and Management

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      Pages 177-194

      The Future of Preventing Concussion in Children and Adolescents

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      Pages 195-208

      Postinjury Issues and Ethics of Return to Play in Pediatric Concussion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 209-212