Study: Females More Likely to Suffer Concussions in High School Sports
Multiple studies reveal that females are more likely to have a concussion playing high school sports. According to a recent publication in the Journal for Athletic Trainers, girls may be upwards of 68 percent more susceptible than their male counterparts. "In basketball, it seems that females get more concussed than the males," said CCISD Head Athletic Trainer Lee Knox, speaking from his own experience.
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