TABLE 2

Signs and Symptoms of a Concussion

CategorySymptoms
SomaticHeadache
Nausea and/or vomiting
Neck pain
Light sensitivity
Noise sensitivity
Vestibular and/or oculomotorVision problems
Hearing problems and/or tinnitus
Balance problems
Dizziness
CognitiveConfusion
Feeling mentally “foggy”
Difficulty concentrating
Difficulty remembering
Answers questions slowly
Repeats questions
Loss of consciousness
Emotional Irritable
More emotional than usual
Sadness
Nervous and/or anxious
Sleep Drowsiness and/or fatigue
Feeling slowed down
Trouble falling asleep
Sleeping too much
Sleeping too little