Concussion screening program provides baseline for recovery

Physical therapists in Jackson team up to make head injury treatment more strategic. By Tom Hallberg Jack Conroy, 12, performs the Vestibular Ocular Motor Screen (VOMS) test administered by...
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Concussions, Youth Athletes

International Concussion Society Year in Review 2019

Celebrating another year of concussion education and awareness This year, the International Concussion Society celebrated several milestones in its work to elevate the conversation about concussion, providing reliable information...
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Concussions

King-Devick Test Reliability in NCAA Athletes

King-Devick Test Reliability in National Collegiate Athletic Association Athletes: A National Collegiate Athletic Association–Department of Defense Concussion Assessment, Research and Education Report View on YouTube
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Concussions, NCAA

Crain’s Notable Women in Health Care

Danielle Leong Chief scientific officer, King-Devick Technologies Danielle Leong is chief scientific officer at King-Devick Technologies, a medical software company in Oakbrook Terrace. The company’s sideline concussion screening, the...
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Concussions

Concussion Awareness Program: Quick diagnosis on sidelines

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) -- Mobile County high school football players are safer thanks to a new initiative by USA Health that is helping identify concussions. Partnering with United States...
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Concussions, Football, High School

Concussion Awareness Ahead of Football Season

DAPHNE, ALA. (WPMI) - High school football season is just weeks away, that means a concussion is a real possibility for some athletes. Now there's one more tool for...
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Concussions, Football, Youth Athletes

Boys and Girls Club adds reading program

By Hannah Butler The Boys and Girls Club of the Arkansas River Valley (BGCARV) introduced the King-Devick Reading Acceleration Program (KD-RAP) on Tuesday to its Russellville branch in order...
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Reading Solutions

The 2-Minute Concussion Test Anyone Can Do

By Carrie Madormo It's the test you've never heard of, but it can help parents and coaches recognize a concussion fast. While watching my 7-year-old’s last soccer game, my...
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Concussions, Uncategorized