This MRFF research grant seeks to improve personalised management of child concussion and further symptoms.
Epworth HealthCare’s Rehabilitation Concussion Clinic
The Epworth HealthCare Rehabilitation Concussion Clinic was developed to assess and manage individuals experiencing persisting symptoms post-concussion (known as post-concussion syndrome). Whilst the majority of patients recover post-concussion, approximately 10%...
Post-concussion states: How do we improve our patients’ outcomes? An Australian perspective
There is limited data surrounding incidence and prevalence of concussion and the resulting post-concussion states. This creates difficulty when investigating ways to optimise patient management. It is proposed that a...
Does Australia have a concussion ‘epidemic’?
Concussion is a clinical diagnosis with variable presentations. To further understand this condition, improve diagnosis and management and establish its cost to society, long-term nationwide data collection is required, allowing...
Impact of rehabilitation on self-concept following traumatic brain injury: An exploratory systematic review of intervention methodology and efficacy
To date, reviews of rehabilitation efficacy after traumatic brain injury (TBI) have overlooked the impact on sense of self, focusing instead on functional impairment and psychological distress. The present review...
Traumatic brain injury–the need for support and follow up.
Mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) is the commonest type of brain injury. It is sometimes difficult to select patients who require ongoing follow up to avoid the sequelae of MTBI....
Connectivity Consumer Advisory Group
If you are passionate about improving outcomes of traumatic brain injury, following a concussion, and shaping the future direction of this field, we want to hear from you.
If you have lived experience of traumatic brain injury including concussion or care for someone who has, we are searching for 8 people to join a Consumer Advisory Group. Your contribution will help clinicians, researchers and the community gain a deeper understanding of TBI. Your time and effort will help make a lasting impact on all those affected by traumatic brain injury.Want to know more?
Be Part of the Solution. Connectivity is seeking to establish close and long term relationships with funding organisations to promote the prevention and control of the disease and disease processes that occur following TBI.Become a partner