If you have followed for the past few months you will notice a big increase of posts on one journalists offerings: Mike Florio. He has taken up the “professional” version of what we have been doing for the past 16 months here on The Concussion Blog. Although Florio was not an initial proponent of the athletic trainer looking down from above, it seems that he has warmed to the idea.
What that move has done is begin the motion of putting independent neurologist on the sideline/stadium for the evaluation process. Florio has outlined the basic premise as to why it makes the best sense, but in his most recent post he makes the strongest case yet; Continue reading