Concussion Crisis: The Race For A Solution

There is a King-Devick test which has proven effective. A variety of technologies for use in instant detection of impairment on the sidelines have been developed and more are...
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Concussions, News

How a Boy’s Concussion Death Changed British Sports

There, the Howe of Fife Rugby Club has gone further than what the Scotland protocols call for. It has introduced the King-Devick test, an exam given to players to...
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Concussions, News, Rugby, Youth Athletes

New Concussion Test Could Be A Medical Breakthrough

Dr. Richard Besser, “Right now they use a simple test that’s effective. The standard testing requires a medical professional but there’s a simple eye test that many people are...
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Concussions, News

Sideline test takes guesswork out of concussion diagnosis

“For us, the test is quick and objective, and players who might otherwise hide symptoms cannot hide a failed King-Devick test score,” says Kaki Schmidt, hockey parent and Safety/Concussion...
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Concussions, Hockey, News, Youth Athletes

Video Icon European Rugby Club Pilots Concussion Test

Howe of Fife Rugby Club is leading the way in Europe by adding King-Devick Test to the sidelines for player concussion evaluations. Watch the Video
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Concussions, News, Rugby, Video