Michael Makdissi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Revisiting the modifiers: how should the evaluation and management of acute concussions differ in specific groups?
    Michael Makdissi
    Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:314-20. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The difficult concussion patient: what is the best approach to investigation and management of persistent (>10 days) postconcussive symptoms?
    Michael Makdissi
    Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:308-13. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Sports related concussion - management in general practice
    Michael Makdissi
    Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:12-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of postconcussive outcomes after return to play in Australian football
    Michael Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise, and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3010
    Am J Sports Med 37:877-83. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Is the simple versus complex classification of concussion a valid and useful differentiation?
    M Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:i23-27. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Natural history of concussion in sport: markers of severity and implications for management
    Michael Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 38:464-71. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Second impact syndrome or cerebral swelling after sporting head injury
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Sports Med Rep 11:21-3. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint CogSport: reliability and correlation with conventional cognitive tests used in postconcussion medical evaluations
    Alexander Collie
    Centre for Neuroscience, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 13:28-32. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Updated guidelines for the management of sports-related concussion in general practice
    Michael Makdissi
    BSc Hons, MBBS, PhD, FACSP, Research Fellow, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Austin Campus, Melbourne Brain Centre, Heidelberg, Australasian College of Sports Physicians, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 43:94-9. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Knowledge about sports-related concussion: is the message getting through to coaches and trainers?
    Peta E White
    Centre for Healthy and Safe Sport, University of Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 48:119-24. 2014

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Revisiting the modifiers: how should the evaluation and management of acute concussions differ in specific groups?
    Michael Makdissi
    Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:314-20. 2013
    ..The aims of the current paper are to review the evidence for concussion modifiers and to consider how the evaluation and management of concussion may differ in specific groups...
  2. doi request reprint The difficult concussion patient: what is the best approach to investigation and management of persistent (>10 days) postconcussive symptoms?
    Michael Makdissi
    Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 47:308-13. 2013
    ..The objectives of the current paper are to review the literature regarding the difficult concussion and to provide recommendations for an approach to the investigation and management of patients with persistent symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sports related concussion - management in general practice
    Michael Makdissi
    Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 39:12-7. 2010
    ..The consensus statement produced from this meeting provides an outline of up-to-date knowledge and best practice management guidelines on concussion in sport...
  4. doi request reprint A prospective study of postconcussive outcomes after return to play in Australian football
    Michael Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise, and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3010
    Am J Sports Med 37:877-83. 2009
    ..Decisions regarding safe return to play after concussion in sport remain difficult...
  5. doi request reprint Is the simple versus complex classification of concussion a valid and useful differentiation?
    M Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:i23-27. 2009
    ..The aim of the current paper is to review the validity and clinical usefulness of the simple versus complex classification system...
  6. doi request reprint Natural history of concussion in sport: markers of severity and implications for management
    Michael Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 38:464-71. 2010
    ..Evidence-based clinical data are required for safe return to play after concussion in sport...
  7. doi request reprint Second impact syndrome or cerebral swelling after sporting head injury
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Curr Sports Med Rep 11:21-3. 2012
    ..Diffuse cerebral swelling (DCS) following a head injury is a well-recognized condition, more common in children than in adults, and usually has a poor outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint CogSport: reliability and correlation with conventional cognitive tests used in postconcussion medical evaluations
    Alexander Collie
    Centre for Neuroscience, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 13:28-32. 2003
    ..To determine the correlation between CogSport and two conventional neuropsychological tests...
  9. ncbi request reprint Updated guidelines for the management of sports-related concussion in general practice
    Michael Makdissi
    BSc Hons, MBBS, PhD, FACSP, Research Fellow, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Austin Campus, Melbourne Brain Centre, Heidelberg, Australasian College of Sports Physicians, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 43:94-9. 2014
    ..Complications, however, can occur and may include prolonged symptoms and/or cognitive deficits in the short term, as well as depression and cumulative deterioration in brain function in the longer term...
  10. doi request reprint Knowledge about sports-related concussion: is the message getting through to coaches and trainers?
    Peta E White
    Centre for Healthy and Safe Sport, University of Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 48:119-24. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess whether key messages within these guidelines are reflected in the knowledge of coaches and sports trainers involved in community sport...
  11. ncbi request reprint MRI-negative bucket-handle tears of the lateral meniscus in athletes: a case series
    Michael Makdissi
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, 3054 Melbourne, Australia
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:1012-6. 2006
    ..Thus arthroscopy remains the gold standard for the assessment and management of high-demand patients with a clinical suspicion of meniscal pathology...