Contact: Jim Barlow
University of Oregon
Caption: Li-Shan Chou, a professor of human physiology, directed research that measured the gait and cognitive skills, separately and combined, to study the impacts of concussions on high school athletes. While athletes showed recovery initially, many who returned to action in less than a month showed a regression in their abilities to dual task.
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