Neuropsychologist Professor Vicki Anderson from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute helps you understand the impacts of a concussion in your children and explains the differences in severity of hits to the head. The podcast details what actually happens to the brain, the steps to help diagnose and manage head injuries, and the advancements in future technology.
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Technology has given way for better approaches to diagnosing and managing our head injuries. AFL has teamed up with MCRI to produce the Headcheck App. Patrick Clifton from AFL joins Neuropsychologist Professor Vicki Anderson from MCRI to talk about the fantastic features of an app and how to...
Daniel Harford, the coach of Carlton AFLW joins Neuropsychologist Professor Vicki Anderson from MCRI to help discuss how concussions are handled by high profile athletic company’s such as the AFL, and how the skills development of women in AFL needs to be approached to prevent further injuries.
It seems concussions have only been in the spotlight as of recently, and it’s never positive. Neuropsychologist Professor Vicki Anderson from MCRI tells us what advancements are being developed to help prevent concussions and how we can begin to reduce the stigma around them.