Concusion Research

    

Dr.JACOB RESCH ASSISTANT ATHLETIC PROFESSOR IS CONDUCTING TWO DIFFERENT TESTS TO STUDY THE IMPACT OF CONCUSSIONS ON THE BRAIN. ONE IS A COMPUTER NERO TEST THAT MEASURES IMMEDIATE REACTION TIME AND DELAYED MEMORY WHILE THE SECOND TEST IS DONE ON A $100,000MACHINE THAT DETERMINES HOW A PERSON CAN INTEGRATE WHAT THEY SEE, FEEL, AND HEAR IN ORDER TO MAINTAIN THEIR BALANCE. VOLUNTEERS SIMPLY HAVE TO FILL OUT A QUESTIONAIRE ON THEIR CURRENT MOOD THEN STEP ON THE MACHINE WHILE TRYING TO REMAIN BALANCED. THE STUDY CAN HELP DETERMINE IF SOMEONE HAS A CONCUSSION AND HOW LONG IT CAN TAKE FOR IT TO FULLY HEEL.ONLY 50 STUDENTS HAVE VOLUNTEERED SO FAR AND THE RESEARCH NEEDS A TOTAL OF 600

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