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Concussion cases hard to figure

Aftereffects can vary dramatically, must be taken seriously, expert says

Updated: September 23, 2010, 12:42 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Dr. Mark Lovell is considered a concussion expert internationally and is the founding director of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Concussion Program. He's the co-founder of ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing).

He also works in conjunction with the National Hockey League and the National Football League. He spent Wednesday afternoon examining 15 patients suffering from concussions.

He knows what ...

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