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Pediatricians Get Heads Up on Liability in Concussion Management

June 18, 2013
http://www.managingconcussions.com/pediatricians-get-heads-up-on-liability-in-concussion-management/

Pediatricians are being warned not to stick their necks out too far in protecting the heads of their young patients.  And to put on their own helmets.  A recent article in the AAP News,  the official news magazine of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the major professional organization of US pediatricians, is cautioning providers about the long reach of new legislation around concussions into the private lives and lifestyles of parents and patients.  >>

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