Evaluation and Management of Children with Concussions
Stephen Beasley, MD FAAP
1.25 hours redorded audio and power point
Recorded on Septeber 25, 2015
- Define what a concussion is
- List the most common symptoms of a concussion
- Discuss differential diagnosis of concussion symptoms in an athlete
- Describe basic concussion management
- Discuss concussion sequelae
Stephen Beasley MD FAAP Lead Physician Lake after Hours Kids Pediatric Urgent Care in Baton Rouge LA University of Southwestern Louisiana Graduated 1973 LSU Medical School in New Orleans Graduated 1977 Flexible Internship in Pediatrics Grady Memorial Hospital Atlanta GA 1977-1978 Pediatric Residency Earl K Long Hospital Baton Rouge LA 1978-1981 Pediatric Emergency Room Physician Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga TN 1981-1993 and again 2006-2010. Pediatric Emergency Room Physician Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center Baton Rouge LA 1993-2006 and 2010 to present. Pediatric Emergency Department Medical Director Erlanger 1986-1993 and OLOL 1993-2006 and 2011-2013 Pediatric Urgent Care Physician Lake after Hours Kids Urgent Care Baton Rouge LA 2010-present Board Certified Pediatric Emergency Medicine 1992-present.
Disclosures: The above faculty had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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