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Emerging Frontiers in Concussion - Session 5: Moving Toward A Targeted Approach to Concussion Assessment and Active Rehabilitation: Clinical Profiles Treatment Model

Dr. Michael Collins discusses his findings that help establish targeted clinical pathways for concussion.

Educational objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss targeted treatment approaches for the clinical profiles associated with sports related concussions.
  • Conceptualize concussion as a heterogeneous entity
  • Review assessment findings that help establish targeted clinical pathways for concussion.

Reading Resources:

  1.  Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 May;48(5 Suppl 1):653. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000486961.75574.f0. Utility Of An Incongruent Visual, Cognitive-balance Dual Task To Assess Impairment In Athletes With Concussion: 2348 Board #2. Kontos AP1, Woolford J, McAllister-Detrick J, Sparto P, Collins MW, Furman J.
  2.  Pediatrics. 2016 Sep;138(3). pii: e20160910. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-0910. Removal From Play After Concussion and Recovery Time. Elbin RJ1, Sufrinko A2, Schatz P3, French J2, Henry L2, Burkhart S4, Collins MW2, Kontos AP2.
  3.  Clin J Sport Med. 2016 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print] Sex Differences in Vestibular/Ocular and Neurocognitive Outcomes After Sport-Related Concussion. Sufrinko AM1, Mucha A, Covassin T, Marchetti G, Elbin RJ, Collins MW, Kontos AP.
  4.  Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 May;48(5 Suppl 1):985. doi: 10.1249/01.mss.0000487960.25488.fb. Utility Of An Incongruent Visual, Cognitive-balance Dual Task To Assess Impairment In Athletes With Concussion: 3556 June 4, 9: 45 AM - 10: 00 AM. Kontos AP1, Woolford J, McAllister-Detrick J, Sparto P, Collins MW, Furman J

Disclosures:

Dr. Collins has financial interests with the following proprietary entity or entities producing health care goods or services as indicated below:

Stockholder: Impact Applications, Inc.

All presenters disclosure of relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients is listed above.  No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.01) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to 1 contact hour.

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Release Date: 12/23/16 | Last Modified On: 12/23/16 | Expires: 11/16/18

TRANSCRIPT

Presenter

Michael Collins, PhD

Michael Collins, PhD Director, UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program
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