Management of Post-Concussion Syndrome – PediaCast CME 063
Show Notes and CME Information
Drs Sean Rose and Kelly McNally visit the studio as we consider complex concussions and the management of post-concussion syndrome. We explore prolonged symptoms following a concussion, including why they occur, how they are treated and best practices for supporting affected families. We hope you can join us!
INSTRUCTIONS TO OBTAIN CATEGORY 1 CME / CE CREDIT
- Read this information page.
- Listen to the podcast.
- Complete the post test at Nationwide Children’s Cloud CME.
April 14, 2021
Management of Post-Concussion Syndrome
At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Define, compare and contrast concussion and post-concussion syndrome.
- Develop a management plan for children and teens presenting with prolonged symptoms after concussion.
- Provide anticipatory guidance for patients and families challenged by concussion recovery.
- Assist local schools in their support of students with academic difficulties after concussion.
- Complex Concussion Clinic – Nationwide Children’s Hospital
- CDC Guideline on Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children
- National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Management of Sport Concussion
- Sports-Related Concussion – PediaCast CME 33
- Acute Concussion Symptom Severity and Delayed Symptom Resolution
- Modified Acute Concussion Evaluation Tools in the Emergency Department
- The Effects of Rest and Treatment Following Sport-Related Concussion
- Sleep Disturbance Following Concussion Is a Risk Factor for a Prolonged Recovery
- Collaborative Care for Adolescents With Persistent Postconcussive Symptoms
- Persons with Persistent Postconcussion Symptoms and Clinicians with Concussion Expertise
Michael Patrick, MD
William Long, MD
Jessica Dudley, CME Coordinator
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