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A concussion is a type of brain injury known as MTBI (Mild Traumatic Brain Injury)
All major professional sports and athletes recognize this.
Terms such as “ding” or “bell rung” minimize and trivialize an injury that may have lasting consequences.
All injuries to the brain, regardless of how apparently minor they seem should be managed appropriately.
The information provided is a collaborative effort from the Brain Injury Association
of NH and the NH State Advisory Council on Sport Related Concussion. Further information
and notations can be reviewed by downloading the Sport-