Association Between Early Participation in Physical Activity Following Acute Concussion and Persistent Postconcussive Symptoms in Children and Adolescents

20 Dec 2016Anne M. Grool, MD, PhD; Mary Aglipay, MSc; Franco Momoli, PhD

Participation in physical activity within 1 week after injury may benefit symptom recovery following acute concussion in children and adolescents.

Cohort Study
1 effect
2 years
3063 subjects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Concussion (Traumatic Brain Injury) Brain outcome
Decreased risk of Concussion (Traumatic...
Brain system

High evidence
-39.7%