A Study of New Tools for the Clinical Assessment and Rehabilitation of Concussion


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Scottsdale/Phoenix, Arizona: 15-008103
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-008103

About this study

The purpose of this study is the evaluation of new tools and strategies for the clinical assessment, management, and rehabilitation of concussions.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Inclusion Criteria

  • Age 8 years or older
  • History of known or suspected concussion
  • Referred to the Mayo Clinic Sports Neurology and Concussion Program 


Exclusion Criteria

  • Non-English speaking
  • Major brain-based neurological disorder other than concussion or migraine (e.g., epilepsy, large-vessel stroke)
    • Individuals with a history of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, learning disability, or psychiatric disorder (e.g., depression, anxiety) will be allowed to participate, but may be analyzed separately.

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Scottsdale/Phoenix, Ariz.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Jennifer Wethe, Ph.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Marci Howard




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