Progressive Return to Activity Following Acute Concussion/Mild TBI: Guidance for the Primary Care Manager in Deployed and Non-Deployed Settings Clinical Suite

This Progressive Return to Activity clinical suite provides an initial framework for gradually increasing service member activity after concussion. It addresses the process of initiating return to activity, symptoms to monitor and how individuals should progress through the six-staged recovery process.

This clinical suite includes the following materials:

Clinical Recommendation


Details the importance of aiding service members to progressively return to pre-injury activity and promotes the standardization of care following a concussion.
Clinical Support Tool


Pocket-sized reference card that details the algorithmic approach for enabling a service member to return to pre-injury activity.
Educational Brochure


Designed to help service members who sustain a concussion to recover quickly and safely, and offers information about each stage of the Progressive Return to Activity approach.

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