Journal article

From consensus to action: knowledge transfer, education and influencing policy on sports concussion

Christine Provvidenza, Lars Engebretsen, Charles Tator, Jamie Kissick, Paul McCrory, Allen Sills, Karen M Johnston

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To: (1) provide a review of knowledge transfer (KT) and related concepts; (2) look at the impact of traditional and emerging KT strategies on concussion knowledge and education; (3) discuss the value and impact of KT to organisations and concussion-related decision making and (4) make recommendations for the future of concussion education. DESIGN: Qualitative literature review of KT and concussion education literature. INTERVENTION: PubMed, Medline and Sport Discus databases were reviewed and an internet search was conducted. The literature search was restricted to articles published in the English language, but not restricted to any particular years. Altogether, 67 journal articl..

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