Our course of the week this week is Evidence-Based Assessment of Concussion.
The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES) endorse this course, 2 BASES points are on offer if the course is passed. To attain your 2 BASES points you must answer 50 questions covering the 10 different articles.
Course components can be delivered online or in print.
Concussion resulting in mild traumatic brain injury is one of the most common injuries sustained in contact sports. Evidence-Based Assessment of Concussion consists of a collection of evidence-based articles focused on the assessment and analysis of concussions, a topic that has quickly gained momentum in sport and activity.
Editors Jeffrey B. Driban, PhD, ATC and Stephen Thomas, PhD, ATC are co-founders of Sports Medicine Research (SportsMedRes.org). They have compiled a review of the research on epidemiology, etiology and assessment of concussions.