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Balance and Cognition in Male Collegiate Lacrosse Players

Dennis W. Klima, Ethan Hood, Meredith Madden, Rachel Bell, Teresa Dawson, Catherine McGill, and Michael Patterson

visual processing speed. The connection between these constructs warrants key considerations for sports performance. First, while most head impacts do not result in concussion, repeated head impacts can cause changes in balance function. Memory, visual processing speed, and balance should be tracked

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Head Impact Exposure in Female Collegiate Soccer by Activity Type

Mary Frances Segars, Tanner M. Filben, N. Stewart Pritchard, Logan E. Miller, Christopher M. Miles, Joel D. Stitzel, and Jillian E. Urban

repeated head impacts during soccer practices and games. Soccer has one of the highest rates of sports-related concussions and the highest rate of concussions out of all female sports. 3 At the collegiate level, there are approximately 8.4 concussions per 10,000 athlete exposures (ie, one athlete