TABLE 2

Signs and Symptoms of a Concussion

PhysicalCognitiveEmotionalSleep
HeadacheFeeling mentally “foggy”IrritabilityDrowsiness
NauseaFeeling slowed downSadnessSleeping more than usual
VomitingDifficulty concentratingMore emotionalSleeping less than usual
Balance problemsDifficulty rememberingNervousnessDifficulty falling asleep
Visual problemsForgetful of recent information
FatigueConfused about recent events
Sensitivity to lightAnswers questions slowly
Sensitivity to noiseRepeats questions
Dazed
Stunned