Concussion Facts

Signs and Symptoms as listed by the Post Concussion Symptom Scale
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What Is A Concussion?

Dr. Doug Smith, Director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, explains the anatomy of a concussion. “It’s called mild traumatic brain injury, but there’s nothing mild about it.”

Dr. H. Hunt Batjer, Co-Chair of the NFL Head, Neck and Spine Committee, explains the causes, symptoms and long term effects of concussions.

Dr. Doug Smith, Director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, explains that you don't need to lose consciousness to have a concussion.