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Sideline assessment of sports concussion
The lure of simplicity

April 26, 2011 issue
76 (17) 1450-1451

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Neurology®
Volume 76Number 17April 26, 2011
Pages: 1450-1451
PubMed: 21451153

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Published online: March 30, 2011
Published in print: April 26, 2011

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Disclosure

Dr. Kutcher is Sports Section Chair for the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Giza receives publishing royalties for Neurological Differential Diagnosis: A Prioritized Approach (Blackwell Publishing, 2005–2011); serves on the Medical Education Speakers Network; receives research support from the NIH/NINDS, the US Department of Defense, UCLA Faculty Grants Program, the Thrasher Research Foundation, NFL Charities, the Winokur Family Foundation/Child Neurology Foundation, and Today's and Tomorrow's Children Fund; and serves as an expert on several medicolegal cases annually.

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Jeffrey S. Kutcher, MD
From the Department of Neurology (J.S.K.), University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor; and Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurology (C.C.G.), David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles.
Christopher C. Giza, MD
From the Department of Neurology (J.S.K.), University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor; and Departments of Neurosurgery and Pediatric Neurology (C.C.G.), David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles.

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Address correspondence and reprint requests to Dr. Jeffrey S. Kutcher, University of Michigan Department of Neurology, 1914 Taubman Center, 1500 E. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 [email protected]

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