CONCUSSION MANAGEMENT PRESENTATION BY OHSU
Video from 2012 Meeting: This is a link to a video that features Dr. Andrea Herzka, a specialist in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at OHSU's Department of Orthopedic Surgery. Andrea, along with her colleague, Dr. James Chesnutt, are among the nations leading experts in Sports Medicine and concussions. This presentation and discussion was part of the 2012 OHSLA All Coaches Meeting, presented on January 7, 2012. This is a great video to watch for both parents and coaches regarding the recognition, on field treatment and recovery of concussions.
OHSU SPORTS MEDICINE OUTREACH
The following page is from Sean Coster from OHSU Sports Medicine Outreach. Lots of links to a lot of good information.
Lacrosse Sports Medicine
OHSU Sports Medicine has been a national leader in concussion management and the return to play guidelines for high school sport. Oregon was the second state in the country to enact legislation providing a return to play protocol for high school athletes with concussions.
Concussioneducation: includes - recognition, services for concussed persons, neuro-cognitive testing and return to play and school guidelines.
ACL Injury Prevention
If you would like assistance implementing these programs into your school or club or to set up ImPACT testing contact: Sean Coster email@example.com or (503) 494-0202.