New Study From APS: Sports-Related Concussion Negatively Affects Heart Rate, Blood Pressure

February 10, 2017

Short-term disruption of autonomic function resolves within three days

A new study finds that concussion causes short-term impairment of the cardiovascular system but that these cardiovascular symptoms typically resolve within three days of the injury. The article is published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physiology—Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. Read the full article here.

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