Retha

rss feed

International study of video review of concussion in professional sports

Written by on May 13, 2019 in Assessment, Research Articles

Gavin A Davis,1,2 Michael Makdissi,1,3 Paul Bloomfield,4 Patrick Clifton,5 Ruben J Echemendia,6 Éanna Cian Falvey,7 Gordon Ward Fuller,7 Gary Green,8 Peter Rex Harcourt,5 Thomas Hill,9 Nathan McGuirk,4 Willem Meeuwisse,6 John W Orchard,9 Martin Raftery,7 Allen K Sills,10 Gary S Solomon,10,11 Alex Valadka,8
Paul McCrory1

Video review has become an important tool in professional sporting codes to help sideline identification and management of players with a potential concussion.

Continue Reading

The Use of Sideline Video Review to Facilitate Management Decisions Following Head Trauma in Super Rugby

Written by on May 13, 2019 in Assessment, Research Articles

Andrew J. Gardner1,2,11*, Ryan Kohler3, Warren McDonald4,5, Gordon W. Fuller6, Ross Tucker7,8 and Michael Makdissi9,10

Sideline video review has been increasingly used to evaluate risk of concussive injury during match play of a number of collision sports, with the view to reducing the incidence of match play concussion injuries. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of sideline video review for identifying and evaluating head impact events in Rugby Union.

Continue Reading

International consensus definitions of video signs of concussion in professional sports

Written by on May 13, 2019 in Assessment, Research Articles

Gavin A Davis, 1,2 Michael Makdissi,1,3 Paul Bloomfield,4 Patrick Clifton,5 Ruben J Echemendia, 6 Éanna Cian Falvey,7 Gordon Ward Fuller, 8 Gary Green,9 Peter Harcourt,5 Thomas Hill,10 Nathan McGuirk,11 Willem Meeuwisse,12 John Orchard,13 Martin Raftery,7 Allen K Sills,14 Gary S Solomon,14 Alex Valadka,9
Paul McCrory15

The use of video to assist professional sporting bodies with the diagnosis of sport-related concussion (SRC) has been well established; however, there has been little consistency across sporting codes with regards to which video signs should be used, and the definitions of each of these signs.

Continue Reading

Top