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Treating Pediatric Concussion

David Salsberg, PsyD, clinical instructor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Rehabilitation Medicine, speaks about the timeframe of getting children back to the classroom after recovering from a concussion, noting that a return to school depends on age/grade and time of year. He also speaks about the importance of cognitive rest for those recovering from the injury -- meaning that video games are off limits to children home from school to heal after a concussion.

"There's no one formula and no one type of person that's concussed. We definitely need a multidisciplinary and individualized approach," Dr. Salsberg notes.

Learn more about Dr. Salsberg: http://www.med.nyu.edu/biosketch/sals....

Learn more about Rusk Rehabilitation: http://rusk.med.nyu.edu.

Learn more about the NYU Langone Concussion Center: http://concussion.med.nyu.edu.
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