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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01733641
(Limited eligible sample size for study outcomes)
Healthy volunteers without concussion, currently participating in non-or-limited contact sports teams at Emory University will undergo Display Enhanced Testing for Concussion and mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) (DETECT) on three separate days: at baseline, day 50, and day 90. Prior to enrollment participants will be allocated to the test-retest arm or the exercise arm.
Condition or disease
Reliability Properties of a Concussion Screening Tool
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Ages Eligible for Study:
16 Years and older (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Healthy volunteer athletes without concussion
age > or = 16
eligible for active participation during the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) season or member of the 2011 - 2012 or 2012-2013 club team
Participation in a non or minimal contact sport
< age 16
history of concussion in the previous 6 months
any of the following: learning disabilities, attention deficient disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, depression or other psychiatric disorder, sleep apnea, seizure disorder, migraine headaches, previous central nervous system (CNS) surgery
chronic drug or alcohol use; or drug or alcohol use with the previous 24 hours
inability to complete the study protocol (90 days)