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The incidence of sport-related concussion alone in Canada is estimated at 30,000 per year. When athletes suffer a concussion it can be a difficult experience. In order to successfully manage concussions, the athletes, coaches and medical professionals involved require specific knowledge, expertise and the use of the most up to date medical assessments.
As parents of athletes, you want can be reassured that the Health and Performance Centre and Eramosa Physiotherapy Associates’ approach to concussion management follows Canadian recommendations under a medical model. We work closely with our in house sport physicians, in addition to many guelph Family Doctors.
The Health and Performance Centre in partnership with a number of community sports organisations, has developed a comprehensive program backed by the latest research to ensure safe and effective pre and post-concussion management.
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Why should athletes get baseline testing? What is involved with baseline testing? Click on the image above for more information.
What should athletes do once they have sustained a concussion? What is involved in the assessment and treatment? Click on the image above for more information