Concussion in Adults
Most concussions cause temporary changes in abilities and functioning but during this time it is important to closely monitor the signs and symptoms with a physician. Adults with persistent symptoms may have post concussion syndrome which can slow recovery and require further treatment and supports. This tip card describes strategies to manage both temporary and possible long-term effects of concussions in adults. It will help families provide support at home and understand concussion symptoms.
|Year||2007, second printing|