What is Complete Concussion Management?Complete Concussion Management is a network of clinics around the world that are recognised for offering evidence-based concussion care to those impacted by, or at risk of concussion. As a clinic in this network, we engage in initial pre-season multimodal baseline testing through to concussion treatment and rehabilitation, working in collaboration with primary care physicians to help patients and athletes safely return to work and play. The network also allows for a consistent and research-based approach to the management of concussion across a world-wide network so patients are able to find a local provider if they experience a concussion whilst traveling or away from their local therapist.
The role of physiotherapy in concussion treatment and management.Physiotherapists can be an integral part of the concussion recovery process. Assessment includes a battery of tests to address the potential causes of symptoms (both acute and chronic), which may be present following concussion.
- These include assessment and treatment of the
- Visual system
- Vestibular system
- Cervical spine (neck) joints and musculature
- Cardiovascular system
- Return to activity and return to sport
- The nature and mechanism of concussion
- Up to date research