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Durga Roy, Matthew E. Peters, Allen Everett, Jeannie-Marie Leoutsakos, Haijuan Yan, Vani Rao, Kathleen Bechtold, Haris Sair, Timothy E. Van Meter, Hayley Falk, Alexandra Vassila, Anna Hall, Uju Ofoche, Freshta Akbari, Constantine G. Lyketsos & Fredrick Korley.

Conclusion:

AMS predicts post-mTBI depressive symptoms both in the acute and chronic mTBI phases whereas LOC is a more sensitive predictor of post-concussive symptoms in the acute mTBI period.