Case Study Of CTE

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The Mayo Clinic Staff described CTE as a progressive degenerative brain disease which there is no treatment or cure for. The diagnosis of CTE can only be recovered during autopsy of the brain after death of the patient. There is not enough information or data on the risk factors of CTE; however, those playing dangerous sports, develop injuries from explosives during war, or repeatedly bangs their heads may have a greater chance of developing CTE. CTE can be prevented if patients who have suffered one concussion stay away from injury prone activities to the head because they have a greater chance of developing a second head injury. I chose this article because it was unbiased and medically informative.
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