Return to play after a concussion

Return to play after a concussion

Concussion has become a major public health concern. One of the predominant questions is: When is it safe to return to play after a concussion?

David W. Dodick, M.D., a neurologist and concussion expert at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, discusses the consequences of returning to play too soon and provides information about related medical research.

 


Published

February 14, 2013

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Mayo Clinic