In fact, at a NFL game, there are now as many as 27 medical professionals on the sideline to take care of potential injuries such as concussions.
So what do we do?!
Where do AT's fit in the mix?
Baseline testing, concussion education, emergency care, and concussion management are all well within the Athletic Therapist's scope of practice, and should be the first line of defense during collision or high risk sporting events.