Concussion Signs and Symptoms
Concussion Signs & Symptoms
- Nausea or vomiting
- Balance Problems
- Blurry Vision
- Sensitivity to Light
- Concentration Problems
Remember as a coach “When in doubt, sit them out!”
When you suspect that a player has a concussion follow the “Heads Up” 4 step plan
- Remove the athlete from play
- Ensure that the athlete is seen by a health care professional
- Inform athlete’s parents or guardians
- Keep the athlete out of play until given the they are cleared by a health care professional and are symptom free.
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