Aug 13 2017

Guidelines for Concussion #second #concussion


Guidelines for Concussion/mTBI Persistent Symptoms: Second Edition

On September 24th 2013 the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation released the updated Second Edition of the Guidelines for Concussion/Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Persistent Symptoms. These were developed to enable health care practitioners to effectively diagnose and manage concussion/mTBI in adults (over the age of 18) and treat symptoms that persist over time.

The guidelines can be viewed or downloaded in either complete form, in clinical version, or in section modules, listed below.

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Section Modules:

For your ease of access, we have broken up the guidelines into twelve section modules. These modules can be viewed or downloaded below as required.

Supporting Materials:

Copyright 2013 by the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation All rights reserved.

The project team and any developers, contributors and supporting partners shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use or misuse of these guidelines, including loss or damage arising from any claims made by a third party.

Although the guidelines carry a notice of Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) copyright, people are encouraged to download them at no cost for their personal and professional use. The guidelines document (print and electronic) and its derivatives may not be sold by any third party.

No part of this guideline may be reproduced, altered or hosted by any other host other than ONF, without the prior written permission of ONF. To share the guidelines, you may link to ONF s guidelines page, a direct link to a PDF of the guidelines on the ONF website, print a hard copy of the guidelines directly from the ONF website, or through a source that has the express written permission to distribute the Guidelines and its derivatives from the publisher.

For permission requests, please contact the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation.

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