10% of athletes are cheating on baseline concussion tests

baseline concussion test cheating

Research by the Universities of Georgia and South Carolina shows that around 10% of high-school athletes cheat on baseline concussion tests. Athletes deliberately underperformed on effort tests to manipulate their baselines. This presents a challenge for physicians who don’t anticipate this manipulation.

Why previous brain cooling devices have failed athletes

brain cooling devices fail athletes

The Catalyst CryoHelmet Available here on Amazon Reviews 1. The coldness peaks at about 10-15 minutes unfortunately and is cost prohibitive. Elasto-Gel Cranial Cap Available here on Amazon Reviews 1.¬†Used at a sports tournament in St. Louis to cool me down. Did a great job however didn’t last for long as the cooling gel packs […]