Child-SCAT3 Sport Concussion Assessment Tool -- 3rd edition for children 5-12 years old
Posted by dkwinter

** UPDATE: See  SCAT5 **


Source: Concussion in Sport Group (group of international experts)

See also: SCAT3 (for adults)

Download Child-SCAT3 as PDF

Only 26.5% of Sport-Related Concussion (SRC) patients present to the ED, and of those only 10-20% will have delayed symptom resolution.

Notes regarding in-office management:

     Have patient complete self-report section of SCAT3 or Child-SCAT3 prior to initial, and weekly follow-up visits.

     Refer to sports medicine specialist if improvement not seen within 3 weeks.

Return to Learn (RTL) resource for patients and caregivers:

Return to Play (RTP) resource for patients and caregivers: