But Adesman said the findings need to be replicated before he would agree with curtailing contact sports for children with ADHD.
"I would not steer all kids with ADHD away from contact sports based on single study," he said. "Certainly we know that kids can experience accidents thru a variety of means . . . sports accidents made up a very small percent of accidents" in this study.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more information about traumatic brain injury.
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