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Document Number: 11161

States Address Concerns about Concussions in Youth Sports PDF - While good statistics are hard to come by, the Centers for Disease Control estimates there are at least 1.7 million incidents of traumatic brain injury (TBI) annually about 75 percent of which are concussions. ECS reviewed legislation in the 50 states to see how state leaders are responding to concerns about concussions in youth sports. (Carol Kreck, Education Commission of the States, March 2014)...
Author: Carol Kreck
Publisher: Education Commission of the States

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