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Head Games: The Global Concussion Crisis

Synopsis
From director Steve James, HEAD GAMES: THE GLOBAL CONCUSSION CRISIS is a revealing documentary featuring neurological findings related to rugby and football players that aims to act as a wake-up call for those who think that the devastating chronic effects of repetitive head trauma are only an American football and boxing injury. Inspired by events from the book ‘Head Games’, written by former Ivy League Football Player and WWE Wrestler Christopher Nowinski, the film features internationally respected medical experts, professional and amateur athletes and their families, who offer insights on head trauma tand hope to change the perception of the dangers of concussion.
Language
English
Country
United States
Year of release
2014
Subjects
Medical sciences; Sports science
Keywords
head injuries; sports medicine; sports physiology; concussion

Online availability

URI
https://itunes.apple.com/gb/movie/head-games-global-concussion/id862432401?ign-mpt=uo%3D8
Price
£9.99
Delivery
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Credits

Director
Steve James

Distributor

Name

iTunes

Web
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