Post-Concussion Syndrome/Persistent Symptoms following Concussion
If your symptoms persist beyond expected timeframes following concussion you need further evaluation from a concussion healthcare practitioner.
Adults >10-14 days
Children (5-12) & Adolescents (13-18) >4 weeks
Persistent Symptoms include:
Poor memory and attention
Headache is the most common and among the most prevalent persistent symptoms following a mild traumatic brain injury/concussion. Studies show 30-90% of individuals who sustain a concussion develop post traumatic headache. In one study 90% of people surveyed at one and five