How to Treat: Concussion

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How to Treat: Concussion

By Nicola Ward, Pat Hopkins, Katie Hodge and Lynda Strathdee
HTT_FRAZ Concussion

This article covers the symptoms of concussion and the key roles that GPs play in early management. It discusses factors that affect recovery and the advice GPs should give to patients to help prevent escalation of symptoms and to promote earlier recovery. Finally, it describes the ACC funded Concussion Service, including when and how to refer, and what to expect once a referral is made

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