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Medicine: Football / Concussions #888765

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The frequent occurrence of concussions in football noted.

(Bloomington, Indiana: Sanjay Gupta) A device for football helmets to detect concussions featured; details given on how they work and what the data shows about how different areas of the head are affected by impact; scenes from Indiana University and diagram shown. [Indiana University football trainer Brian LUND†- talks about the use of the helmets.] [Football player Andrew MEANS†- comments on a concussion he got.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:03:30

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