Information about concussions seems to have been suddenly placed upon all of us; the information and management has changed multiple times since the mid 2000’s – maybe not. As early as the 1800’s other professions were relaying information to doctors that appear to symptoms of concussions (Caplan, 1995 – Erichson, 1997 – Keller, 1995), the authors focused on the railroad industry. Information about concussion and it’s debatable cousin, Post Concussion Syndrome.
Information about concussions and PCS has been documented very well by R.W. Evans as early as 1987, here is the list of his symptoms;
- Muscle contraction type
- Occipital neuralgia
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