Friday, September 30, 2011

Medicine of Cycling releases Concussion Guidelines for cyclists

USA Cycling and the Medicine of Cycling group have released recommendations for treatment of riders who have sustained head trauma in cycling. Foremost amongst the guidelines is that any rider with a witnessed loss of consciousness during training or competition should be immediately removed from competition for evaluation by a medical professional trained in diagnosing traumatic brain injury or concussion.

Source: USA Cycling News Headlines

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