concussion


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violent forcible contact between two or more things

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injury to the brain caused by a blow

any violent blow

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The path, as you ascend nigher, is intersected by ravines of snow, down which stones continually roll from above; one of them is particularly dangerous, as the slightest sound, such as even speaking in a loud voice, produces a concussion of air sufficient to draw destruction upon the head of the speaker.
Bitzer picked up his cap, which the concussion had knocked off; and backing, and knuckling his forehead, pleaded that it was an accident.
and the coach disappeared from sight, as if the concussion of the air had blown it out of Bleeding Heart Yard.
They called him King-Post on board of the Pequod; because, in form, he could be well likened to the short, square timber known by that name in Arctic whalers; and which by the means of many radiating side timbers inserted in it, served to brace the ship against the icy concussions of those battering seas.
At last they got to the theatre, which was Astley's: and in some two minutes after they had reached the yet unopened door, little Jacob was squeezed flat, and the baby had received divers concussions, and Barbara's mother's umbrella had been carried several yards off and passed back to her over the shoulders of the people, and Kit had hit a man on the head with the handkerchief of apples for 'scrowdging' his parent with unnecessary violence, and there was a great uproar.
A change to Michigans Sports Concussion Law now requires coaches and other adults involved in youth sports to complete online concussion awareness training every three years, announced the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).
Children could be more likely to get a concussion during physical education classes than they are during sports, according to new research.
Summary: former Australian team doctor's concussion warning
CHICAGO -- Soccer-playing girls were five times more likely to return to play on the day of a concussion as their male peers, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Aspetar - the orthopaedic sports medicine hospital in Qatar - organised the first concussion symposium in the Middle East on September 14.
This has prompted international bodies, including FIFA and the English Premier League, to revise their protocol regarding brain-sustained injury, particularly concussion.
Saliva test predicts prolonged concussion symptoms in children.
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US high school girls have a significantly higher concussion rate than boys, with female football (soccer) players suffering the most concussions, according to new research presented at the 2017 annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Objectives: To investigate the degree of knowledge chiropractic fourth year interns and post-graduate chiropractic residents have in regard to concussion diagnosis and management.