The Concussion Crisis: Anatomy of a Silent Epidemic

The Concussion Crisis: Anatomy of a Silent Epidemic

by Linda Carroll, David Rosner

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ISBN-13: 9781451627459
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 02/21/2012
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Linda Carroll is a nationally respected health writer who has covered a broad range of health topics for MSNBC.com, the New York Times, and other publications.

David Rosner is an award-winning journalist with extensive experience covering sports and health for publications including Newsday, Time, and the Sporting News.

Pam Ward has performed in dinner theater, summer stock, and Off-Broadway, as well as in commercials, radio, and film. An experienced narrator, Pam has recorded many titles for the Library of Congress Talking Books program. She is the recipient of an AudioFile Earphones Award and the prestigious Alexander Scourby Award.

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"This noteworthy book issues a challenge to the "macho play-through-the pain" sports culture and urges a rethinking of safety versus spectacle." —-Publishers Weekly

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Concussion Crisis 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Wallaby More than 1 year ago
I found this book to be very insightful in helping me learn more about brain injuries. While its focus is mostly on the physical injury, there was some about how difficult it is for students to learn after the head injury.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago