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Evaluation of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy in Football Players

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, is a progressive degenerative brain disease associated with repetitive head trauma. Currently, CTE can only be confirmed post-mortem.

In a new study from JAMA, researchers examined the brains of 202 deceased former football players -- more than half of them from the NFL -- and talked to their family members to identify pathological and clinical features of CTE.

Recent Study Reveals Association Between Asymmetry of Drug-Induced Parkinsonism and Severity of Psychiatric Disease

Each month we present you with the latest featured study from the research teams at JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association. Check out the video for intriguing updates in the fields of medicine and healthcare. MORE

Smartphone App to Help Parkinson’s Disease Patients Overcome Freezing of Gait

Each month we present you with the latest featured study from the research teams at JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association. Check out the video for intriguing updates in the fields of medicine and healthcare. MORE

Researchers Say Parkinson’s Drug Needs Longer-Term "Home"

Each month we present you with the latest featured study from the research teams at JAMA, Journal of the American Medical Association. Check out the video for intriguing updates in the fields of medicine and healthcare. MORE