Concussion

Psychosomatic Symptoms Linked to Longer Recovery Period for Concussions

Psychosomatic Symptoms Linked to Longer Recovery Period for Concussions

Athletes presenting with psychosomatic symptoms before a concussion may have a longer recovery period.

Suicide Risk Increased 3-Fold After Concussion

Suicide Risk Increased 3-Fold After Concussion

The long-term risk of suicide is increased, particularly after concussions on weekends.

Concussions: A Growing Psychiatric Epidemic

Concussions: A Growing Psychiatric Epidemic

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Until more effort is put into preventing injury in the first place, psychiatrists will likely continue to be key players in the game.

The Grey Area of Concussion Diagnosis

The Grey Area of Concussion Diagnosis

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Athletes often deny symptoms and a concussion diagnosis may depend on others noticing that a player is "off."

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