8 February 2021
Clinical Takeaway: Assessing and managing concussion
Dr David Lim speaks with Dr Rowena Mobbs about how best to handle a concussed patient.
In this episode:
- Did you know only 10% of people with concussion have loss of consciousness and so the other 90% may not regard their head injury as a concussion?
- What a GP should do on the first presentation of a person with possible concussion, red flags, what to monitor for, when to urgently refer
- Clearance for return to work and/or sports
Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: Dr Rowena Mobbs, Neurologist; Clinical Lecturer, University of Sydney; Adjunct Fellow Macquarie University
Total time: 38 mins