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What The Study Did: This study of 180 deceased former football players who had chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) investigated the association of brain white matter pathologic changes and cerebrovascular disease with dementia.
Authors: Ann C. McKee, M.D., of Boston University, is the corresponding author.
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