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Sports-related Brain Injury: Concussion and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

The Suffering Body in Sport

ISBN: 978-1-78756-069-7, eISBN: 978-1-78756-068-0

ISSN: 1476-2854

Publication date: 24 July 2019

Abstract

Implications

The difficulties emanating from the dominance of a biomedical approach to concussion are discussed along with the need for further research, incorporating a more holistic view of concussion, as a bio-psycho-social phenomenon.

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Citation

Liston, K. and Malcolm, D. (2019), "Sports-related Brain Injury: Concussion and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy", The Suffering Body in Sport (Research in the Sociology of Sport, Vol. 12), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 89-104. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1476-285420190000012008

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Emerald Publishing Limited

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