UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program: By the Numbers
In Fiscal Year 2014, the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program had more than 17,000 patient visits. Of those patients, 54 percent were females. The age of the youngest two patients seen was 7; the oldest patient was 74. Patients traveled from 36 states, as well was Washington D.C. and multiple countries, seeking treatment for their concussions. The farthest distance traveled was 3,439 miles.
To learn more about who we treat for concussions, check out our patient stories.