The Impact of Riboflavin on Sports-related Concussion
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02772237
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2017 by Jeremy Kent, MD, University of Virginia. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effectiveness of riboflavin to decrease the duration of time for a student-athlete to return to participation in sports after a sports related concussion.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
All UVa and JMU student-athletes over the age of 18 years old who are diagnosed with a sports related concussion
Less than 18 years old
Greater than 24 hours have elapsed since the concussion occurred.
The student-athlete has already participated in the study during which he/she took Riboflavin
Non-sports related concussion not incurred while participating in the sport or training for the sport. As an example, a student-athlete who sustains a concussion as a result of a motor vehicle accident will be excluded from the study for that concussion.
A previous concussion within the last 12 months.
Any concussion that is complicated by a cranial bleed, skull fracture, additional severe injury (e.g. torn knee ligament) that might affect the return to normal activities above and beyond the sport-related concussion.
If the student athlete is cognitively impaired to a level that prevents verbal communication, the consent will be deemed 'opted out' and the student-athlete will not be enrolled in the study.