Heading for trouble: is dementia a game changer for football?

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IntroductIon After fevered media coverage of a possible link between football (soccer) heading and long-term damage to the brain, 2016 saw the Professional Footballers’ Association call for a review of the game to decide whether to follow the lead of the United States Soccer and ban heading for younger players. Given these concerns, and the fact the… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bjsports-2017-097627

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