Rugby: The day the dream ended

Staring at the changing room floor of Invercargill's Rugby Park, trying to keep the nausea at bay, Shane Cleaver knew the day wasn't going to end well.

Concussion in the news

 

Assessment management and knowledge of sport related concussion

 

Sports related concussion in NZ: A 10 year review of the ACC

 

Concussion in amateur rugby league players in NZ: A review of player concussion history

 

Nicola Starkey: Traumatic Brain Injury in NZ: A Silent Epidemic?

 

Marcel Fraix: Sports related concussion

 

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE): An Introduction

CTE is a progressive neurodegenerative condition characterised by hyperphosphorylated tau pathology that we are finding in the brains of football players (NFL), boxers, hockey players and military veterans

NFL Concussion Timeline

An overview of high profile cases of concussion in the NFL from 1994 - 2011

NFL Concussions and helmet to hemet collisions

ESPN's Sport Science takes a deeper look into concussions caused from helmet to helmet collisions