This study looks at the research on how the autonomic nervous system (also know as “fight-or-flight” and “rest-and-digest”) and the stress response change after a person experiences a concussion. The article reviewed several different tools that are in most clinical settings that can be used to measure changes in these systems.
Article Citation: Farrell, G., Wang, S., Chapple, C., Kennedy, E., Gisselman, A. S., Sampath, K.,Cook, C., & Tumilty, S. (2022). Dysfunction of the stress response in individuals with persistent post-concussion symptoms: a scoping review. Physical Therapy Reviews, 27(5),384–405.