- Epidemiology of youth sports concussionThomas M Jinguji
Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 22:565-75, vii. 2011..Recent data show that the time required for return to play and resolution of symptoms is similar for women and men. Very little is known about the epidemiology of concussions in middle school-aged athletes and younger children...
- Sport Concussion Assessment Tool-2: baseline values for high school athletesThomas M Jinguji
Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Seattle Children s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
Br J Sports Med 46:365-70. 2012..However, most athletes will not have had baseline testing performed for comparison if injury occurs. Therefore, establishing of age-, sex- and sport-matched normative data for the high school athlete population is critical...
- Washington State's Lystedt law in concussion documentation in Seattle public high schoolsViviana Bompadre
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Seattle Children s Hospital, WA
J Athl Train 49:486-92. 2014..The Lystedt law requires high school athletes who have sustained a concussion to be removed from practice and play and not to be allowed to return until cleared by a medical professional...