Great quote from @stephmcfarland_ @HBKidsHospital & #PedsConcussion expert panel member in the Return-to-School domain of the #LivingGuideline for Pediatric Concussion Care.
Full clinical practice recommendations for returning the school: https://pedsconcussion.com/section/b/#domain-12
One of the key takeaways from @stephmcfarland_ presentation yesterday @icsniagara
“Learning is not a one size fit all, and we need to provide individualized approaches for children and teens.”
Is it helpful for #PedsConcussion diagnosis or management?
Check out the #LivingGuideline👉See what the guideline panel concussion experts from🇺🇸🇨🇦recommend based on latest evidence & the Parachute Statement on Baseline Testing
#PedsConcussion clinical algorithm for managing mental health following concussion in kids!
Identify #MentalHealth disorders early
✔️Look for link👉concussion symptoms & activity restrictions related to mental health
✔️Treat&manage mental health
✔️Keep social connections
✔️Prevent school avoidance&exacerbation of preexisting problems
#PedsConcussion Clinical Algorithm: Managing Post-#Concussion #Headache
➡️Early referral if high risk for a prolonged recovery
➡️Encourage cognitive activity and low-risk physical activity as tolerated while staying below symptom exacerbation threshold
🚩Updated Concussion Resource🚩
#PedsConcussion Patient Information Sheet
Includes updated guidance on when and how to safely return to activities and school following a concussion
Have you seen our #PedsConcussion Post-Concussion Patient Information Sheet?
This project is a #LivingGuideline & guideline tools are regularly being updated to include recent improvements in best practices for #pediatric #concussion care.