Look at big picture for concussion recovery

The best predictor of prolonged symptoms after sport-related concussion is overall burden at time of presentation rather than individual predictors like headaches, according to a study.

The US researchers report that neurocognitive test scores, age, amnesia, sex and history of previous concussions are not independently associated with prolonged symptom duration, defined as concussion symptoms lasting for more than 28 days.

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