Maryland Physician Magazine: Managing Concussions and Choosing Wisely

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May 01, 2013
Dr. Stacy Suskauer offers insights on new developments in the diagnosis and treatment of concussions in young people.

As the medical community becomes increasingly aware of the possible effects of even minor trauma to the brain, and as Maryland became the 18th state to pass laws addressing concussion management in 2011, programs to treat concussions are mushrooming. The Kennedy Krieger Institute now offers one such center, the Concussion Clinic, as the newest arm of their Pediatric Brain Injury Program, which now addresses the full spectrum of brain injury severity.
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