Depression and sports-related concussion: A systematic review
Publication date: Available online 14 September 2017
Source:La Presse Médicale
Author(s): Antoine Yrondi, David Brauge, Johanne LeMen, Christophe Arbus, Jérémie Pariente
ContextHead injuries are risk factors for chronic depressive disorders, but this association remains poorly explored with regards to concussion.ObjectivesThe objective of this review was to evaluate the incidence of depressive symptoms and depression after sports-related concussion. We also endeavored to identify the response elements regarding the pathophysiology of these symptoms.MethodsA systematic search of PubMed and...