Chronic traumatic encephalopathy: how serious a sports problem is it?

@article{Tator2014ChronicTE,
  title={Chronic traumatic encephalopathy: how serious a sports problem is it?},
  author={Charles Tator},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={81-3}
}
It is now recognised that there is a spectrum of concussion disorders ranging from acute concussion at one end to various forms of brain degeneration at the other end. The spectrum includes acute concussion, second impact syndrome or acute cerebral swelling, postconcussion syndrome, depression or anxiety, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and possibly other forms of central nervous system degeneration. It is essential to carefully evaluate the clinical and neuropathological correlations of… CONTINUE READING

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