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Eric Schussler, Ryan S. McCann, Nicholas Reilly, Thomas R. Campbell, and Jessica C. Martinez

are well understood 1 ; however, the effects of repeated subconcussive impacts on balance have not been fully elucidated. The number and severity of concussive injuries has been linked to a number of functional issues throughout the life span. 2 Repeated head impacts have been indicated to lead to a

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John M. Rosene, Christian Merritt, Nick R. Wirth, and Daniel Nguyen

. 15 As a helmeted sport where body contact is legal, men’s lacrosse players are exposed to repeated subconcussive impacts to the head. The potential implications resulting from these head impacts in men’s lacrosse remains undetermined, yet repeated head impacts have been reported to lead to

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Derek G. Shendell, Tracy A. Listwan, Lauren Gonzalez, and Joseph Panchella

encephalopathy, a neurodegenerative disease linked to concussions and repeated head impacts. 3 Concussions and associated adverse health effects, however, are neither proprietary concerns of the NFL nor relegated solely to professional and collegiate athletics. 4 , 5 There is an increasing concern about

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Enora Le Flao, Andrew W. Pichardo, Sherwin Ganpatt, and Dustin J. Oranchuk

especially apparent in adolescence when concussions are more likely 3 and more debilitating during these developmental years. 4 Recently, the repeated head impacts from heading soccer balls have received much attention and led to policy change. In 2015, US Soccer eliminated the heading of soccer balls for