Frequent Severe Impacts May Add Up?

Frequent Severe Impacts May Add Up?

Account for Variance in Concussion Tolerance Between Individuals: Comparing Head Accelerations Between Concussed and Physically Matched Control Subjects Rowson S, Campolettano ET, Duma SM, Stemper B, Shah A, Harezlak J, Riggen L, Mihalik JP, Guskiewicz KM, Giza C,...
Helmets in Football: A Double-Edged Sword for Safety

Helmets in Football: A Double-Edged Sword for Safety

A Helmetless-Tackling Intervention in American Football for Decreasing Head Impact Exposure: A Randomized Controlled Trial Swartz EE, Myers JL, Cook SB, Guskiewicz KM, Ferrara MS, Cantu RC, Chang HC & Broglio SP. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. doi:...

CTE Found In People With No History of Contact Sports

Mild Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy Neuropathology in People With No Known Participation in Contact Sports or History of Repetitive Neurotrauma Iverson GL, Luoto TM, Karhunen PJ, Castellani RJ. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol. 2019 Jul 1;78(7):615-625....

Who Gets Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy?

Association between contact sports participation and chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a retrospective study. Bieniek KF, Blessing MM, Heckman MG, Diehl NN, Serie AM, Paolini MA, Boeve BF, Savica R, Reichard RR, and Dickson DW. Brain Pathol. 2019. [Epub Ahead of...