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Author Carroll, Linda, 1956-

Title The concussion crisis : anatomy of a silent epidemic / Linda Carroll, David Rosner.

Imprint New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    617.481 CAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    617.48104 CAR    Available
Description xiii, 320 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Summary "Brings the explosive but largely invisible epidemic of concussions out of the shadows through stories of kids and pro ball players and doctors"-- Provided by publisher.
"The first book to bring the silent epidemic of sports concussions out of the shadows, with dramatic true-life stories of victims--high school football players, college basketball stars, professional sports heroes--and the doctors and medical researchers who are unraveling the mysteries of concussions and crusading to prevent this devastating injury"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Brain -- Concussion.
Brain -- Physiology.
Cognitive neuroscience.
Sports injuries -- Treatment.
Added Author Rosner, David, 1947-
ISBN 9781451627220 (hardback)
145162722X (hardback)

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