MEDICAL

Within this section, IJA members will find useful medical advice and information such as a guide to booking a baseline test and how to get cleared following concussion.

Sports related concussion service and research programme @ St James’s Hospital and Trinity College Dublin

Trinity College Dublin – Concussion Service & Concussion Research Interest Group (CRIG)

Professional/Apprentice jockeys should contact Richard Hayden at the Turf Club (email: richard.hayden@turfclub.ie/045-445605) if they are injured in the course of work (racecourse/yard) in relation to the Jockey Accident Fund benefit.

There are procedures outlined on the Turf Club website http://www.turfclub.ie/web/ under the tab “Riders” in relation to concussion which outlines the procedures.