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Concussion in Alpine Ski

  • Zefferino Rossini
  • Francesco Costa
  • Alessandro Ortolina
  • Massimo Tomei
  • Maurizio Fornari
  • Valentina Re
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Part of the Sports and Traumatology book series (SPORTS)

Abstract

Head injuries are a serious problem in every sports. Despite the injury prevention efforts, concussion does not decrease in frequency and they can have serious consequences. This is why it is very important to know them, recognize them, and be able to manage them.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zefferino Rossini
    • 1
  • Francesco Costa
    • 1
  • Alessandro Ortolina
    • 1
  • Massimo Tomei
    • 1
  • Maurizio Fornari
    • 1
  • Valentina Re
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of NeurosurgeryHumanitas Clinical and Research CenterRozzanoItaly
  2. 2.Division of Orthopaedic RehabilitationGaleazzi Research HospitalMilanItaly

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