Concussion Checklist For Sports Parents

Parents, along with teachers, coaches, school nurses, psychologists, and athletic trainers play a crucial role in a child's treatment and recovery from a suspected concussion, especially the all-important decisions about when to return to school ("return to learn") and everyday social and home activity, and, in most cases, to sports.

But what, exactly, is the parent's role? Here's a 10-point checklist.

1. Regularly and closely monitor your child for first 24 to 48 hours.


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