A prospective study of physician-observed concussion during a varsity university hockey season: white matter integrity in ice hockey players. Part 3 of 4.

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OBJECT The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of repetitive head impacts on white matter integrity that were sustained during 1 Canadian Interuniversity Sports (CIS) ice hockey season, using advanced diffusion tensor imaging (DTI). METHODS Twenty-five male ice hockey players between 20 and 26 years of age (mean age 22.24 ± 1.59 years… (More)
DOI: 10.3171/2012.10.FOCUS12303

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@article{Koerte2012APS, title={A prospective study of physician-observed concussion during a varsity university hockey season: white matter integrity in ice hockey players. Part 3 of 4.}, author={Inga Koerte and David Kaufmann and Elisabeth Hartl and Sylvain Bouix and Ofer Pasternak and Marek Kubicki and Alexander Rauscher and David K. B. Li and Shiroy B Dadachanji and Jack Taunton and Lorie A. Forwell and Andrew M. Johnson and Paul Sean Echlin and Martha Elizabeth Shenton}, journal={Neurosurgical focus}, year={2012}, volume={33 6}, pages={E3: 1-7} }