Module 5 | Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury in Football

Module Overview

American football poses the greatest risk for concussive injury in athletes. Indeed, the chance of experiencing a traumatic brain injury in football exceeds 75 percent. The physiology of impact between players - and between players and the playing field - accounts for the high incidence of concussive injury. Comprehension of the mechanical aspects of brain injuries associated with football is vital in the assessment of the athlete.

Topics at a Glance
A detailed overview of traumatic brain injuries related to football.
The physiology of traumatic brain injury in football related collisions and impacts.
An overview of adjunctive therapeutic options, including cannabidiol (CBD) and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT).

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Module 5 | Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury in Football

Module Overview

American football poses the greatest risk for concussive injury in athletes. Indeed, the chance of experiencing a traumatic brain injury in football exceeds 75 percent. The physiology of impact between players - and between players and the playing field - accounts for the high incidence of concussive injury. Comprehension of the mechanical aspects of brain injuries associated with football is vital in the assessment of the athlete.

Topics at a Glance
A detailed overview of traumatic brain injuries related to football.
The physiology of traumatic brain injury in football related collisions and impacts.
An overview of adjunctive therapeutic options, including cannabidiol (CBD) and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT).

Demo Navigation

Select the course sample that you would like to view.