Epidemiology and Incidence of Pediatric Concussions in General Aspects of Life
2. Materials and Methods
2.1. Study Design
2.2. Setting and Participants
2.3. Variables and Data Measurement
2.4. Concussion Diagnostic Criteria
Power Size and Statistical Analyses
4.1. Organized Sports
4.2. Concussions in Schools
4.3. Concusions Outside of School or Organized Sports
Conflicts of Interest
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|Epidemiology||No. of Concussions||% of Total Concussions||% of Each Primary Concussion Categories|
|Other Organized Sports||91||6.5||12.1|
|Schooling Levels||High School||100||7.1||43.1|
|In Physical Education Class||For High, Middle and Primary Schooling Levels||149||10.6||64.2|
|Other School Setting Activities||87||6.2||37.5|
|Motor Vehicle Collision||93||6.6|
|Organized Sport||No. of Males (%)||No. of Females (%)|
|Soccer||79 (43%)||103 (57%)|
|Football||136 (99%)||2 (1%)|
|Basketball||34 (41%)||49 (59%)|
|Lacrosse||39 (64%)||22 (36%)|
|Cheerleading||0 (0%)||61 (100%)|
|Combat Sports||41 (89%)||6 (11%)|
|Ice Hockey||27 (82%)||6 (18%)|
|Field Hockey||0 (0%)||29 (100%)|
|Softball||0 (0%)||26 (100%)|
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Yaramothu, C.; Goodman, A.M.; Alvarez, T.L. Epidemiology and Incidence of Pediatric Concussions in General Aspects of Life. Brain Sci. 2019, 9, 257. https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci9100257
Yaramothu C, Goodman AM, Alvarez TL. Epidemiology and Incidence of Pediatric Concussions in General Aspects of Life. Brain Sciences. 2019; 9(10):257. https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci9100257Chicago/Turabian Style
Yaramothu, Chang, Arlene M. Goodman, and Tara L. Alvarez. 2019. "Epidemiology and Incidence of Pediatric Concussions in General Aspects of Life" Brain Sciences 9, no. 10: 257. https://doi.org/10.3390/brainsci9100257