Head Trauma Head Trauma Anatomy How to Assess a Concussion Share Pin Email More in Head Trauma Head Trauma Anatomy Basics Rehabilitation Long Term Effects Updated April 22, 2016 A concussion is serious blow or damage to the head. Concussions can cause neural damage and alter motor function. It is important to be able to assess a concussion and learn how to do so in this video. Up Next Up Next Article What Every Parent Needs to Know About Concussions Up Next Article Early Recognition of Concussion and Testing Up Next Article Does a Concussion Cause Vision Problems? Up Next Article Does Your Child Have a Concussion From Playing Sports?