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Imaging Technique Could Diagnose Sports-related Brain Disorders (Daily Tech)

Magnetic Resonance Spectroscope could replace autopsies, which is the only way to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy Researchers at the Center for Clinical Spectroscopy at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston have discovered that an imaging technique may quickly diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). Full article from Daily Tech

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Former athletes share experiences in efforts to reduce head injuries (Harvard Law School)

As a spate of head injuries in football made national headlines in October, students in a Sports Law class at Harvard Law School got a firsthand account of the dangers—and consequences—of head trauma in the NFL. “Always, the environment was that you play through any pain,” said Kevin Turner (below, right), the former fullback for […]

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