Tracey Covassin

Summary

Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tracking neurocognitive performance following concussion in high school athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 38:87-93. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The female athlete: the role of gender in the assessment and management of sport-related concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 105 IM Sport Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Clin Sports Med 30:125-31, x. 2011
  3. doi request reprint The management of sport-related concussion: considerations for male and female athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Transl Stroke Res 4:420-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Are there differences in neurocognitive function and symptoms between male and female soccer players after concussions?
    Tracey Covassin
    Tracey Covassin, AT, Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, 308 West Circle Drive, Room 105, East Lansing, MI 48824
    Am J Sports Med 41:2890-5. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance of high school and college athletes who incur multiple concussions
    Tracey Covassin
    Tracey Covassin, AT, Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 308 West Circle Drive, Room 105, East Lansing, MI 48824
    Am J Sports Med 41:2885-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The role of age and sex in symptoms, neurocognitive performance, and postural stability in athletes after concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, 105 IM Sports Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1303-12. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Educating coaches about concussion in sports: evaluation of the CDC's "Heads Up: concussion in youth sports" initiative
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Sch Health 82:233-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Are there gender differences in cognitive function, chronic stress, and neurobehavioral symptoms after mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury?
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:124-33. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Sex and age differences in depression and baseline sport-related concussion neurocognitive performance and symptoms
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 22:98-104. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Investigating baseline neurocognitive performance between male and female athletes with a history of multiple concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, 105 IM Sport Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824 1049, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:597-601. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Tracking neurocognitive performance following concussion in high school athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Phys Sportsmed 38:87-93. 2010
    ..To extend previous research designs and examine cognitive performance up to 30 days postconcussion...
  2. doi request reprint The female athlete: the role of gender in the assessment and management of sport-related concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 105 IM Sport Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Clin Sports Med 30:125-31, x. 2011
    ..As a result, this article addresses the role of gender in the assessment and management of sport-related concussion...
  3. doi request reprint The management of sport-related concussion: considerations for male and female athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Transl Stroke Res 4:420-4. 2013
    ..Finally, a clinician's perspective on managing sports-related concussion will be presented focusing on three factors regarding sex differences: risk factors, clinical presentation, and management. ..
  4. doi request reprint Are there differences in neurocognitive function and symptoms between male and female soccer players after concussions?
    Tracey Covassin
    Tracey Covassin, AT, Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, 308 West Circle Drive, Room 105, East Lansing, MI 48824
    Am J Sports Med 41:2890-5. 2013
    ..Researchers have suggested that there are sex differences in outcomes after sport-related concussions. Factors such as sport type/rules, age, and body mass index (BMI) may influence these differences. Hypotheses/..
  5. doi request reprint Concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance of high school and college athletes who incur multiple concussions
    Tracey Covassin
    Tracey Covassin, AT, Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, 308 West Circle Drive, Room 105, East Lansing, MI 48824
    Am J Sports Med 41:2885-9. 2013
    ..However, very few studies have examined the effect of multiple concussions on neurocognitive performance and the recently revised symptom clusters using a large database...
  6. doi request reprint The role of age and sex in symptoms, neurocognitive performance, and postural stability in athletes after concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, 105 IM Sports Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1303-12. 2012
    ..However, little is known about the interactive effects of age and sex on symptoms, neurocognitive testing (NCT), and postural stability...
  7. doi request reprint Educating coaches about concussion in sports: evaluation of the CDC's "Heads Up: concussion in youth sports" initiative
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Sch Health 82:233-8. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Are there gender differences in cognitive function, chronic stress, and neurobehavioral symptoms after mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury?
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:124-33. 2012
    ..Persons in the chronic phase of recovery from a TBI may benefit from training in compensatory strategies for verbal memory deficits and stress management...
  9. doi request reprint Sex and age differences in depression and baseline sport-related concussion neurocognitive performance and symptoms
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 22:98-104. 2012
    ..To examine depression and baseline neurocognitive function and concussion symptoms in male and female high school and college athletes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Investigating baseline neurocognitive performance between male and female athletes with a history of multiple concussion
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, 105 IM Sport Circle, East Lansing, MI 48824 1049, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:597-601. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine, using a dose-response model, sex differences in computerised neurocognitive performance among athletes with a history of multiple concussions...
  11. pmc Immediate post-concussion assessment and cognitive testing (ImPACT) practices of sports medicine professionals
    Tracey Covassin
    105 IM Sports Circle, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    J Athl Train 44:639-44. 2009
    ..However, little is known about the use of baseline neurocognitive testing in concussion assessment and management...
  12. pmc Sex differences in baseline neuropsychological function and concussion symptoms of collegiate athletes
    T Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Br J Sports Med 40:923-7; discussion 927. 2006
    ..To investigate sex differences in baseline neuropsychological function and concussion symptoms between male and female collegiate athletes...
  13. pmc Current sport-related concussion teaching and clinical practices of sports medicine professionals
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
    J Athl Train 44:400-4. 2009
    ..The effectiveness of these materials depends largely on their content being disseminated to educators and to those in the clinical setting...
  14. pmc Concussion history and postconcussion neurocognitive performance and symptoms in collegiate athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Athl Train 43:119-24. 2008
    ..Research examining the long-term consequences of sport-related concussion has been inconsistent in demonstrating lingering neurocognitive decrements that may be associated with a previous history of concussion...
  15. pmc Effects of a maximal exercise test on neurocognitive function
    Tracey Covassin
    Michigan State University, Department of Kinesiology, 105 IM Sport Circle, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Br J Sports Med 41:370-4; discussion 374. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of a maximal exercise test on cognitive function in recreational athletes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in neuropsychological function and post-concussion symptoms of concussed collegiate athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1049, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:345-50; discussion 350-1. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to determine whether sex differences exist with respect to post-concussion symptoms and neurocognitive function in concussed collegiate athletes...
  17. doi request reprint One-year test-retest reliability of the online version of ImPACT in high school athletes
    R J Elbin
    Department of Kinesiology, Leisure and Sport Science, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:2319-24. 2011
    ..Psychometric properties of the recently released online version of ImPACT have yet to be established; therefore, research evaluating the reliability of this measure is warranted...
  18. doi request reprint Chronic stress, somatic and depressive symptoms following mild to moderate traumatic brain injury
    Esther Bay
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 26:477-86. 2012
    ..Our findings suggest that increased chronic stress and somatic symptoms can contribute significantly to depressive symptoms after mild to moderate traumatic brain injury...
  19. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological considerations of concussions among intercollegiate athletes
    Tracey Covassin
    Department of Kinesiology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 10:12-22. 2003
    ..Injury trends over the 3- year period indicate concussions continue to be on the rise for athletes participating in collegiate football, men's soccer, and women's and men's basketball...
  20. pmc Assessment of certified athletic trainers' levels of cultural competence in the delivery of health care
    Jeremy Marra
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Athl Train 45:380-5. 2010
    ..The changing demographics of the United States and the injuries and illnesses of people from diverse backgrounds have challenged health care professionals to provide culturally competent care...
  21. doi request reprint Does a 20 minute cognitive task increase concussion symptoms in concussed athletes?
    Tracey Covassin
    the Department of Kinesiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA
    Brain Inj 27:1589-94. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine if concussion symptoms worsened immediately (i.e. 20 minutes) following performance on a scomputerized neurocognitive test...
  22. ncbi request reprint The relationship between neurocognitive function and noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries
    Charles Buz Swanik
    Department of Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:943-8. 2007
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Development and initial psychometric evaluation of the sport interference checklist
    Brad Donohue
    University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
    Behav Modif 31:937-57. 2007
    ..Scores from these scales demonstrate acceptable internal consistency and convergent and discriminative validity. Response patterns of SIC scales are not influenced by gender or athlete type...
  24. ncbi request reprint Examination of psychiatric symptoms in student athletes
    Brad Donohue
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas 89154 5030, USA
    J Gen Psychol 131:29-35. 2004
    ..The implications of the study are discussed in the context of those findings...
  25. pmc Descriptive epidemiology of collegiate women's gymnastics injuries: National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System, 1988-1989 through 2003-2004
    Stephen W Marshall
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Athl Train 42:234-40. 2007
    ..To review 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for women's gymnastics and identify potential areas for injury prevention initiatives...