Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Concussion Series, Part 3: More Head Impact-Sensing Technology For Football

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D., President, Sideline Sports Doc This week we’ll continue our exploration of head impact-sensing technology for football.  The goal of these technologies is to provide an objective indicator of impact to the brain, and in so … Continue reading

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Tools Medical Professionals Use To Detect Concussion

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D., President, Sideline Sports Doc In today’s post I’d like to outline some current and future techniques that medical professionals use to detect concussion.  A very important point is that these are techniques used by physicians … Continue reading

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The Concussion Series: Part 1, Concussion Research Library

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D., President, Sideline Sports Doc As we gear up for fall and winter sports I’m going to take the next several weeks to briefly explore various topics related to concussion.  Fall sports such as football and … Continue reading

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Can Genetic Testing Tell You About Your Child’s Olympic Future?

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D., President, Sideline Sports Doc As I watch the Olympics this week I’m particularly interested in the stories about some of the athletes as kids, especially interviews with their parents.  What was it in the child’s … Continue reading

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