Others Publication, July 2017

Clinicopathological Evaluation of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Players of American Football

In a convenience sample of deceased football players who donated their brains for research, a high proportion had neuropathological evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), suggesting that CTE may be related to prior participation in football.

Author: Jesse Mez
Keywords: Elite sport
Open publication
Publisher: American Medical Association Journals
Page Count: 10