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Mortality and Its Risk Factors Among Professional Athletes

A Comparison Between Former NBA and NFL Players

  • Jeffrey S. Markowitz

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Public Health book series (BRIEFSPUBLIC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
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  5. Internal Risk Factor Analysis

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  6. External Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 129-133

About this book

Introduction

                                                             

 

Keywords

elite athletes and mortality risk factors National Football League (NFL) National Basketball Association (NBA) life expectancy epideimiology race and mortality birthplace and mortality player position and mortality racial and ethnic disparities years of playing experience and mortality occupational health and safety professional basketball players professional football players competitive sports contact sports concussions brain trauma chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) sports medicine sports-related injuries and trauma

Authors and affiliations

  • Jeffrey S. Markowitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Health Data AnalyticsPrinceton JunctionUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-77203-5
  • Copyright Information The Author(s) 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-77202-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-77203-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2192-3698
  • Series Online ISSN 2192-3701
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