There’s no doubt that Australia is a sports-loving nation.
However with this love of sport comes a growing concern with the number of reported sports-related concussions and the potential complications with athletes of all levels, from professionals to kids playing weekend sport.
When managed appropriately, most concussion symptoms resolve spontaneously, but complications can occur when concussion signs and symptoms are not recognised.
Clinical neuropsychologist and researcher Associate Professor Andrew Gardner and former Australian Rugby League star Martin Lang provide some great evidence-based advice on:
Watch the seminar in the video above.
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