Athletes, Parents and Coaches
A high ankle sprain: should you use ice or heat? This is a great question because both can be extremely beneficial but should be used at different times.
With InjuReplay’s touchscreen location based menu system, weekend warriors, parents, coaches and athletes have quick access to solid information about common sports injuries and recovery suggestions. Don’t waste time searching the Internet for answers when you can have reliable information directly from medical professionals right at your fingertips.
Did You Know?
A concussion can occur with a direct blow to the head or when the head hits the ground or court. It’s a traumatic brain injury and results in neuro cognitive changes within the brain. Symptoms can be headache, nassau, blurred vision, difficulty with balance and concentration.
If a player is suspected to have a concussion an athletic trainer or physician can initiate a sideline cognitive assessment. Once diagnosed rest is the key.
- No texting
- No video games
- No intense science or math problems
In most states a player cannot return to play unless symptom free for 7-10 days or cleared by a health care provider.
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