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Participating in the clinical study of concussions at The Canadian Concussion Centre

Toronto Western Hospital - University Health Network, Krembil Neuroscience Centre


Participating in the clinical study of concussions at The Canadian Concussion Centre involves: An MRI of the brain A neurological assessment A blood test A neuropsychological assessment A Positron Emission Tomography (PET) of the scan of the brain. Participants are provided with the results of the neurological exam and the neuropsychological assessment, including a summary report and recommendations if there are clinical findings. The assessments are completed in Toronto, Ontario over the course of two days; the neurological and MRI assessments are at Toronto Western Hospital, and the neuropsychological assessment is at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and PET scan at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).

Eligibility Criteria

All genders

18 to 75 years old

former professional athlete with a history of concussions

Study Tasks

MRI
neurological assessment
blood test
PET scan

Ethics

tbd

Keywords

athlete
concussion
MRI
PET Scan
Activity and Time

Health and Wellness

Intervention, Clinical Trial

Weekdays

3 hour(s) - 4 hour(s) per session

2 session(s)

Compensation

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Study Address

This study doesn't require any in-person visits. Complete it in the comfort of your own home!

Posting date: Nov 4, 2019

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