The Concussion Blog, has for years, presented you with the basics of concussions and other issues surrounding this particular brain injury. Most of it was factual information/research that I opined about. Others were original information that was seen here first. Regardless our aim – and continues to be – is to keep everyone aware and educated about this topic.
I was passed along a great article on concussions, it was beyond the “basics” but not so in-depth that you get lost in the mumbojumbo;
In other words, concussions are not caused by a brain doing back flips within the skull. In fact, miniscule amounts of movement might be to blame.
The article was written in response to the Stevan Ridley “Fencing Response” producing injury this past weekend and Dave Siebert colored this situation perfectly; Continue reading