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What are the 3 grades of a concussion?

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Concussions are graded as mild (grade 1), moderate (grade 2), or severe (grade 3), depending on such factors as loss of consciousness, amnesia, and loss of equilibrium.

SOURCES:

familydoctor.org: "Concussion in Sports."

KidsHealth: "Concussions."

CDC: "Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports" and "What Is Traumatic Brain Injury?"

Dayton Children's Child Health Information: "Instructions for Watching a Child Who Has a Brain Injury."

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on August 25, 2020

SOURCES:

familydoctor.org: "Concussion in Sports."

KidsHealth: "Concussions."

CDC: "Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports" and "What Is Traumatic Brain Injury?"

Dayton Children's Child Health Information: "Instructions for Watching a Child Who Has a Brain Injury."

Reviewed by Neha Pathak on August 25, 2020

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