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Boxing. Medical aspects by Friedrich Unterharnscheidt

By Friedrich Unterharnscheidt

This e-book neither argues for or opposed to the continuation of boxing, yet lays out the literature and the physique of clinical wisdom which are essential to supply a significant historical past for the resultant debate. It offers a accomplished source if you happen to are all in favour of regulating boxing and those that take part at once, in addition to for the scientific and clinical groups. contains conscientiously quoted case histories and examine in addition to an intensive physique of clinical literature on boxing accidents to illustrate that mind harm is a ordinary outcome of boxing.

* provides in-depth research of the phenomenon of ''punch drunkness''
* comprises specific case histories of the medical and pathomorphological findings exposed by means of present clinical research
* greatly experiences scientific literature

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48), explain brain damage on the basis of (a) vibrations transmitted from the skull to the underlying brain; (b) pasage of waves of force throught the brain; (c) brain displacement at the pole opposite the site of impact; (d) deformation of the skull; (e) pressure gradients set up within the brain as a result of the blow; (f) rotation of the cerebral mass within the confines of the skull. " 31 32 Introduction " (5) In contrast, temporal and parietal blows rotate the head through a combination of sagittal, horizontal and coronal planes and cause a complicated type of brain movement in which convolutional glide in the sagittal and horizontal planes is striking.

Fleabite-like hemorrhages at the summits of gyri. Cortical contusion in the frist stage at (a). The profound sulcus at (b) presents no primary but secundary tissue aUerations. The more shallow sulcus at (c), located within the area of critical pressure, exhibits both primary and secondary tissue akerations. 5:1. (From SELLIER, UNTERHARNSCHEIDT, 1963). In discussing the mechanism of tissue damage GROSS noted that in the various theories that are based on fluctuations of pressure it is generally concluded that it is the negative phase of the pressure cycle that is causing the tissue damage.

Subdural hemorrhage left. There is an extensive swelling of both cerebral hemispheres with flattened summits and narrowed sulci. The left cerebral hemisphere shows a brownish-red discoloration of the lobuli, which indicates beginning hemorrhagic-necrotic tissue alterations. Macrophoto. (From UNTERHARNSCHEIDT, 1993) of the surface of the brain. Particularly the socalled cortical contusions at the point opposite the impact pole, the antipole ~ the essential lesions par contrecoup, cannot be explained by a direct contusion of the cerebral cortex against the skull.

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