Teen Athletes With AD/HD More Likely To Report Concussion-Like Symptoms

Medscape (10/28, Salamon) reported, “Teenage athletes with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder [AD/HD] are more likely than their peers to report concussion-like symptoms during preseason baseline tests,” researchers found after analyzing data from a “cross-sectional study of 37,510 high school athletes from Maine.” The findings were presented at the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation’s 2016 Annual Assembly.

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