P R McCrory

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Publications

  1. ncbi Concussive convulsions. Incidence in sport and treatment recommendations
    P R McCrory
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Australia
    Sports Med 25:131-6. 1998
  2. ncbi Nerve entrapments of the lower leg, ankle and foot in sport
    Paul McCrory
    Department of Neurology, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 32:371-91. 2002
  3. pmc Commotio cordis
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 36:236-7. 2002
  4. pmc What advice should we give to athletes postconcussion?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 36:316-8. 2002
  5. pmc Super athletes or gene cheats?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:192-3. 2003
  6. ncbi Treatment of recurrent concussion
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:28-32. 2002
  7. pmc Clinical governance in sports medicine
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research Education, School of Physiotherapy, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:472. 2003
  8. ncbi Equestrian injuries
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 48:8-17. 2005
  9. pmc Can we manage sport related concussion in children the same as in adults?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 38:516-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Concussion: the history of clinical and pathophysiological concepts and misconceptions
    P R McCrory
    Brain Research Institute and Epilepsy Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Neurology 57:2283-9. 2001

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  1. ncbi Concussive convulsions. Incidence in sport and treatment recommendations
    P R McCrory
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Australia
    Sports Med 25:131-6. 1998
    ..These episodes, although dramatic, are relatively straightforward to manage and all team physicians and those involved in athlete care need to be aware of this condition...
  2. ncbi Nerve entrapments of the lower leg, ankle and foot in sport
    Paul McCrory
    Department of Neurology, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 32:371-91. 2002
    ..As mentioned above, many different pathologies may coexist in the lower limb and may be a source of confusion for the clinician or alternatively may be the reason for poor treatment outcomes...
  3. pmc Commotio cordis
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 36:236-7. 2002
  4. pmc What advice should we give to athletes postconcussion?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 36:316-8. 2002
  5. pmc Super athletes or gene cheats?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education and the Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:192-3. 2003
  6. ncbi Treatment of recurrent concussion
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:28-32. 2002
    ..This paper discusses such issues...
  7. pmc Clinical governance in sports medicine
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research Education, School of Physiotherapy, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:472. 2003
  8. ncbi Equestrian injuries
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Med Sport Sci 48:8-17. 2005
    ..This chapter reviews the current evidence for the epidemiology of pediatric equestrian injuries...
  9. pmc Can we manage sport related concussion in children the same as in adults?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 38:516-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Concussion: the history of clinical and pathophysiological concepts and misconceptions
    P R McCrory
    Brain Research Institute and Epilepsy Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria 3084, Australia
    Neurology 57:2283-9. 2001
    ..Fresh approaches to these questions are needed and modern research tools, including functional imaging and experimental studies of ion-channel function, could help elucidate this puzzle that has evolved over the past 3,000 years...
  11. ncbi Deaths due to brain injury among footballers in Victoria, 1968-1999
    P R McCrory
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Vic
    Med J Aust 172:217-9. 2000
    ..To determine the frequency and nature of fatal brain injuries occurring in Australian football...
  12. ncbi Vertebral artery dissection causing stroke in sport
    P McCrory
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia 3084
    J Clin Neurosci 7:298-300. 2000
    ..Stroke in sport, although uncommon, is predominantly due to arterial dissection in either the vertebral or carotid arteries. Physicians involved in athlete care need to be aware of this diagnosis...
  13. ncbi Headaches and exercise
    P McCrory
    Department of Neurology, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Box Hill Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 30:221-9. 2000
    ..Team physicians also need to be cognisant that many of the standard preparations used to treat headaches may be banned drugs under International Olympic Committee (IOC) rules...
  14. ncbi Video analysis of acute motor and convulsive manifestations in sport-related concussion
    P R McCrory
    University of Melbourne, Department of Neurology, Austin and Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    Neurology 54:1488-91. 2000
    ..To describe the motor and convulsive manifestations in acute sports-related head injury...
  15. ncbi The nature and duration of acute concussive symptoms in Australian football
    P R McCrory
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 10:235-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to document the nature and temporal profile of the clinical symptoms of acute sport-related concussion...
  16. ncbi Does second impact syndrome exist?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 11:144-9. 2001
    ..We propose that clinicians abandon the misleading term second impact syndrome and refer to the syndrome as diffuse cerebral swelling...
  17. ncbi Evidence-based review of sport-related concussion: basic science
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 11:160-5. 2001
    ..Such understanding of this condition remains incomplete at this stage...
  18. ncbi Nerve entrapment syndromes as a cause of pain in the hip, groin and buttock
    P McCrory
    Department of Neurology, Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 27:261-74. 1999
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  19. ncbi New treatments for concussion: the next millennium beckons
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 11:190-3. 2001
    ..This paper reviews the published evidence in this regard. To date no effective pharmacological therapy exists that satisfies Class I evidence-based medicine criteria...
  20. doi The greater trochanter triangle; a pathoanatomic approach to the diagnosis of chronic, proximal,lateral, lower limb [corrected] pain in athletes
    E C Falvey
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences The University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:146-52. 2009
    ..The 3G approach (groin, gluteal, and greater trochanter triangles) acknowledges this, permitting the clinician to move throughout the region, considering pathologies appropriately...
  21. doi The groin triangle: a patho-anatomical approach to the diagnosis of chronic groin pain in athletes
    E C Falvey
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:213-20. 2009
    ..The 3G approach (groin, gluteal and greater trochanter triangles) acknowledges this, permitting the clinician to move throughout the region, considering pathologies appropriately...
  22. pmc A punch drunk jockey?
    P McCrory
    British Journal of Sports Medicine, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 38:e3. 2004
    ..The case is reported of a retired professional jockey with progressive memory loss. The concern is that he may be suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy or the "punch drunk syndrome"...
  23. pmc Cognition in the days following concussion: comparison of symptomatic versus asymptomatic athletes
    A Collie
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:241-5. 2006
    ..This study compared post-concussion cognitive function in recently concussed athletes who were symptomatic/asymptomatic at the time of assessment with that of non-injured (control) athletes...
  24. pmc Computerised cognitive assessment of concussed Australian Rules footballers
    M Makdissi
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research Education, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 35:354-60. 2001
    ..This has implications for consistency of an athlete's performance after injury, as well as for tests used in clinical assessment and follow up of head injuries...
  25. doi Patient-based not problem-based learning: an Oslerian approach to clinical skills, looking back to move forward
    A D Franklyn-Miller
    Department of Exercise and Sports Medicine, Centre for Health, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Postgrad Med 55:198-203. 2009
    ..The move away from a pre-clinical science grounding, to an integrated 'problem-based learning (PBL) approach' has been widespread in many countries across the world...
  26. pmc Does history of concussion affect current cognitive status?
    A Collie
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 40:550-1. 2006
    ..This study shows that there is no relation between the number of previous self reported episodes of concussion and current cognitive state, directly contradicting the findings of previous research...
  27. ncbi Community level Australian Football: a profile of injuries
    R Braham
    Trauma and Sports Injury Prevention Research Unit, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:96-105. 2004
    ..Injury prevention efforts should be particularly targeted at midfielders and older players...
  28. pmc Statistical procedures for determining the extent of cognitive change following concussion
    A Collie
    Center for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 38:273-8. 2004
    ..A case example is used to illustrate the effect that the statistical approach may have on clinical decision making...
  29. pmc Open label study of intranasal sumatriptan (Imigran) for footballer's headache
    P McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:552-4. 2005
    ..To study the efficacy and practicality of treating headache in professional footballers with intranasal sumatriptan...
  30. ncbi 2002 Refshauge Lecture. When to retire after concussion?
    P McCrory
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 5:169-82. 2002
    ....
  31. pmc Value of neuropsychological testing after head injuries in football
    P McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:i58-63. 2005
    ..Finally, suggested recommendations for neuropsychological testing in football are given...
  32. pmc An analysis of injuries resulting from professional horse racing in France during 1991-2001: a comparison with injuries resulting from professional horse racing in Great Britain during 1992-2001
    P McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 40:614-8. 2006
    ..It has been previously shown that professional jockeys suffer high rates of fatal and non-fatal injuries in the pursuit of their occupation. Little is known, however, about differences in injury rates between countries...
  33. pmc The risk of chronic traumatic brain injury in professional boxing: change in exposure variables over the past century
    H Clausen
    University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:661-4; discussion 664. 2005
    ..To determine if boxing exposure has changed over time and hence if current professional boxers are at the same risk of developing chronic traumatic brain injury (CTBI) as historical controls...
  34. pmc Time for tea, anyone?
    M Turner
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:e37. 2005
    ..Urine samples collected at various time points within 24 h after ingestion of a 250 ml infusion of Mate de Coca tea were analysed using three different methods. All samples tested positive for benzoylecognine...
  35. pmc Using a sledgehammer to crack a walnut: the modern management of concussion
    P McCrory
    Center for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia 3010
    Inj Prev 13:364-5. 2007
  36. pmc Summary and agreement statement of the 2nd International Conference on Concussion in Sport, Prague 2004
    P McCrory
    Center for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:196-204. 2005
    ..It resulted in a revision and update of the Vienna consensus recommendations, which are presented here...
  37. pmc Prevalence of headache in Australian footballers
    P McCrory
    CHESM School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:e10. 2005
    ..To survey the prevalence and risk factors for headache in a population of elite professional Australian footballers...
  38. ncbi Career-ending injuries to professional jockeys in British horse racing (1991-2005)
    G Balendra
    Paul McCrory, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 42:22-4. 2008
    ..This paper specifically examines career-ending injuries to professional jockeys in Great Britain...
  39. ncbi A pilot study of the attitudes of Australian Rules footballers towards protective headgear
    C F Finch
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 6:505-11. 2003
    ..Repeat surveys on a larger sample should be conducted to further understand the attitudes towards protective headgear and perceptions of risk in community-level Australian football players...
  40. pmc A 16 year study of injuries to professional kickboxers in the state of Victoria, Australia
    T R Zazryn
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:448-51. 2003
    ..To determine the rate and type of injuries occurring to registered professional kickboxers in Victoria, Australia over a 16 year period...
  41. pmc Community football players' attitudes towards protective equipment--a pre-season measure
    R A Braham
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 38:426-30. 2004
    ..The Australian football injury prevention project (AFIPP) was a randomised controlled trial examining the effects of protective equipment on injury rates in Australian Football...
  42. pmc A 16 year study of injuries to professional boxers in the state of Victoria, Australia
    T R Zazryn
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University Medical School, Alfred Hospital, Prahran, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 37:321-4. 2003
    ..To inform the continuing debate, updated information about the risk of injury for participants, and suitable means of modifying or preventing these risks, need to be identified...
  43. ncbi The incidence of head/neck/orofacial injuries in non-elite Australian football
    R Braham
    Sports Injury Prevention Research Unit, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:451-3. 2004
    ..Facial lacerations were most common (0.97/1000 player hours), followed by concussion (0.49/1000 player hours). Nine of the cases were referred to hospital for further treatment...
  44. pmc A validation of the post concussion symptom scale in the assessment of complex concussion using cognitive testing and functional MRI
    Jen Kai Chen
    Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:1231-8. 2007
    ..Clinical assessment of cerebral concussion relies on the presence and duration of post concussive symptoms (PCS). Given that these PCS are subjective reports and not always specific to concussion, their usefulness remains to be validated...
  45. pmc Injuries in amateur horse racing (point to point racing) in Great Britain and Ireland during 1993-2006
    Ganesh Balendra
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 41:162-6. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi Summary and agreement statement of the 2nd International Conference on Concussion in Sport, Prague 2004
    Paul McCrory
    Center for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 15:48-55. 2005
  47. ncbi Preparticipation assessment for head injury
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise, and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 14:139-44. 2004
    ..To determine the evidence base for recommendations regarding the pre-participation screening for head injury...
  48. ncbi Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Clin J Sport Med 16:97-106. 2006
    ..Variations in definitions and methodologies have created differences in the results and conclusions obtained from studies of football (soccer) injuries; this has made interstudy comparisons difficult...
  49. ncbi 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...
  50. ncbi Hip joint pathology: clinical presentation and correlation between magnetic resonance arthrography, ultrasound, and arthroscopic findings in 25 consecutive cases
    Bruce Mitchell
    Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre, Melbourne, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 13:152-6. 2003
    ..The hip joint is becoming increasingly recognized as a source of groin pain and, in the authors' experience, buttock and low back pain...
  51. pmc Horses for courses
    Paul McCrory
    Br J Sports Med 39:581. 2005
  52. pmc Boxing and the risk of chronic brain injury
    Paul McCrory
    BMJ 335:781-2. 2007
  53. pmc Problem-based learning in sports medicine: the way forward or a backward step?
    Andrew Franklyn-Miller
    Centre for Health, Education and Sports Medicine, University of Melbourne, Parkville, 3010 Australia
    Br J Sports Med 41:623-4. 2007
  54. pmc Medical issues in women's football
    Jiri Dvorak
    FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, Schulthess Klinik, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 41:i1. 2007
  55. ncbi Predicting slow recovery from sport-related concussion: the new simple-complex distinction
    Karen M Johnston
    Clin J Sport Med 17:330; author reply 330-1; discussion 331. 2007
  56. ncbi Somatosensory evoked potentials predict neurolysis outcome in meralgia paraesthetica
    Gavin Davis
    ANZ J Surg 74:805-6; author reply 806-7. 2004
  57. ncbi The evidence for chronic traumatic encephalopathy in boxing
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 37:467-76. 2007
    ..This should lead to the incidence of CTE diminishing in boxing populations...
  58. pmc Head injuries in the female football player: incidence, mechanisms, risk factors and management
    Jiri Dvorak
    Schulthess Klinik and FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 41:i44-6. 2007
    ..This paper explores the known gender differences between head injuries and highlights the areas that need to be considered in future research...
  59. pmc Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures for studies of injuries in rugby union
    Colin W Fuller
    Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Centre for Sports Medicine, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:328-31. 2007
    ..Adoption of the proposals presented in this consensus statement should ensure that more consistent and comparable results will be obtained from studies of injuries within rugby union...
  60. ncbi Sports neurology
    Paul McCrory
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Lancet Neurol 3:435-40. 2004
  61. pmc High school rugby players' understanding of concussion and return to play guidelines
    Garry Sye
    Kennedy Road Physiotherapy, Napier, New Zealand
    Br J Sports Med 40:1003-5. 2006
    ..To document high school players' understanding and attitudes towards concussion return to play guidelines...
  62. ncbi Snowboarding injuries : current trends and future directions
    Christopher Bladin
    Eastern Melbourne Neurosciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Sports Med 34:133-9. 2004
    ..As the literature indicates, however, some things will not change, e.g. injuries are more likely to occur in beginners and lessons need to be reinforced as a fundamental aspect of any injury-prevention strategy...
  63. pmc Who says you cannot get published?
    Paul McCrory
    Br J Sports Med 40:95. 2006
  64. ncbi Summary and agreement statement of the 1st International Symposium on Concussion in Sport, Vienna 2001
    Mark Aubry
    International Ice Hockey Federation, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin J Sport Med 12:6-11. 2002