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The concussion crisis : anatomy of a silent epidemic, Linda Carroll and David Rosner

Label
The concussion crisis : anatomy of a silent epidemic
Title
The concussion crisis
Title remainder
anatomy of a silent epidemic
Statement of responsibility
Linda Carroll and David Rosner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Brings the explosive but largely invisible epidemic of concussions out of the shadows through stories of kids and pro ball players and doctors"--
  • "The first book to bring the silent epidemic of sports concussions out of the shadows, with dramatic true-life stories of victims--high school football players, college basketball stars, professional sports heroes--and the doctors and medical researchers who are unraveling the mysteries of concussions and crusading to prevent this devastating injury"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carroll, Linda
Dewey number
617.4/81044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC394.C7
LC item number
C37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rosner, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Sports injuries
Label
The concussion crisis : anatomy of a silent epidemic, Linda Carroll and David Rosner
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1247/2434573/image/lgcover.9781451627220.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Just a bump on the head -- The emerging epidemic -- Head games -- Sudden impact -- Through the cracks -- Playing defense -- Anatomy of a brain injury -- Deciphering the damage -- A pocketful of mumbles -- Ticking time bombs -- Seeds of change -- Appendix I. Concussion symptoms -- Appendix II. Resources for patients and families
Control code
1305728
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
xiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9781451627220
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011010457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1305728
  • (OCoLC)687665634
Label
The concussion crisis : anatomy of a silent epidemic, Linda Carroll and David Rosner
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers/1247/2434573/image/lgcover.9781451627220.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Just a bump on the head -- The emerging epidemic -- Head games -- Sudden impact -- Through the cracks -- Playing defense -- Anatomy of a brain injury -- Deciphering the damage -- A pocketful of mumbles -- Ticking time bombs -- Seeds of change -- Appendix I. Concussion symptoms -- Appendix II. Resources for patients and families
Control code
1305728
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
xiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9781451627220
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011010457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1305728
  • (OCoLC)687665634

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