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Media Advisory: Mayo Clinic and King-Devick Test Announce Licensing Agreement for Sideline Concussion Testing

WHAT:  Audio news conference about an agreement between Mayo Clinic and King-Devick to bring an objective concussion screening tool that can be administered on the sidelines by parents, coaches, athletic trainers, school nurses and medical professionals. Click here to listen to the audio from today's news conference. WHO:  Mayo Clinic and King-Devick [...]

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Arizona Pop Warner and Mayo Spearhead Youth Sports-Related Injuries Research

PHOENIX — In response to growing concerns about concussions and head injuries in youth sports, Arizona Pop Warner Football and Cheer and Mayo Clinic have announced a groundbreaking collaboration that will provide intensive medical research about the effects of sports-related injuries. As part of the program, all participants ages 10 years and [...]

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Medical Experts for Media - Neurology

  Charles Adler, M.D., Ph.D. Robert Brown Jr., M.D. Richard Caselli, M.D. Bart Demaerschalk, M.D. David Dodick, M.D. Daniel Lachance, M.D. Marc Patterson, M.D. Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. Alyx B. Porter, M.D. Timothy Young, M.D. __________________________________________________________________________ Charles Adler, M.D., Ph.D., a specialist in Parkinson's disease, dystonia, restless legs syndrome, tremor [...]

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Pro Sports League Experts Join Mayo Clinic Physicians at Concussion Symposium

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — September 19, 2012.  Mayo Clinic has assembled the nation's leading experts including professional sports league representatives to discuss the clinical and scientific aspects of concussions and the related growing public health concerns at the Symposium on Concussion in Sport, Sept. 28–29, at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. The [...]

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Mayo Clinic Experts Available to Discuss Football, Fall Sports Injuries

ROCHESTER, Minn. — August 27, 2012.  With the fall sports season getting under way, Mayo Clinic experts are available to discuss the full range of athletic injuries. Common football, soccer and other falls sports injuries include concussions, stingers, MCL and ACL sprains/tears, meniscus tears, hip pointers, hamstring pulls, muscle contusions [...]

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Mayo Clinic Experts Available to Comment on Olympics, Paralympic Games

ROCHESTER, Minn. — July 9, 2012.  Mayo Clinic experts are available to offer comment throughout the Olympics and Paralympic Games on everything from the physiology and psychology of competitive athletes to injuries they may be coping with and controversies such as gender testing and doping. Here is a sampling: Michael [...]

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40,000 Arizona Student Athletes Receive Concussion Tests from Mayo Clinic

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — June 28, 2012.  More than 40,000 student athletes in Arizona have taken advantage of computerized baseline concussion evaluations offered by Mayo Clinic, in the program's first year. That amounts to nearly 40 percent of the state's roughly 100,000 high school athletes. Baseline concussion evaluations measure how the [...]

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