Sports-related Concussion: When medicine and sport meet head on
The Athlete Factor
Cycling

Concussion can occur during all of these sports. Which two have the highest risk for concussion?

HockeyRugbyWrestling
FootballGymnasticsSoccer
Motor RacingHorseback ridingDiving
CyclingSnowboardingMartial Arts
Alpine skiing

Answer (+)

Why are Concussions Under Reported?

Pressure/willingness to play (+)

Not understanding the risks (+)

Incorrect diagnosis (+)

Professional athletes and concussion (+)