Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy shows promise as as a low-risk treatment for concussion, and may be a good way for parents to be
proactive about helping their child return to the classroom and the playing field.
Until recently, says Edward Feldman, DC, RCST, treatment options for
post-concussion syndrome were fairly limited, but new therapies offer hope to some patients for recovery from traumatic brain injury.
A first-of-its-kind study reports that the drug Amantadine shows promise in treating adolescents who have not spontaneously recovered from concussion following a 3 to 4 weeks of cognitive and physical rest.