What is concussion management?
Concussion management should always start with rest. Patients need to be monitored and take time off work or school to heal properly. As the swelling in your brain decreases, so will have the symptoms. Depending on the severity of the concussion, the symptoms should not last more than 6 to 10 days. Patients that have symptoms for more than 7 days should seek additional professional help.
Q: Can concussions be detrimental to one’s health in the long run?
A: Yes, if not diagnosed and treated properly, concussions can become very difficult to manage long term
Q: What is the main issue causing the symptoms of a concussion?
A: The main issue is the swelling of the brain.