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Author Omalu, Bennet.

Title Play hard, die young : football dementia, depression, and death / Bennet Omalu.

Imprint Lodi, Calif. : Neo-Forenxis Books, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    617.1027 OMA    Available
Description 163 p. ; 23 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents It took us by surprise! -- Why would a football player suffer from dementia and major depression? -- What two and one-tenth brains taught us about dementia and suicide -- The response of the National Football League -- What do football players know about concussions? -- Depression : neurology and family factors -- What should we do? -- Michael "Iron Mike" Webster -- Terry "T-bone" Long -- Andre "Spanky" Waters -- Why this book was written.
Subject Football injuries.
Sports injuries.
Football players -- Mental health.
Brain -- Concussion.
Brain -- Concussion -- Complications.
Depression, Mental.
ISBN 9780980039504

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