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a. Have patient cease sports activity for remainder of that day Examine on site and the following day.

b. Patient may return to sports activity when asymptomatic for 1 week at rest and exertion.

c. Obtain CT or MRI scan if symptoms persist for > 1 week.

d. Following a second grade 2 concussion, patient may return to sports activity when asymptomatic for 2 weeks.

e. Advise termination of sports activity for the season in patients whose CT or MRI scan is consistent with edema or contusion.

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