Editorial. Lessons from the failure of diffusion tensor imaging to differentiate concussed from nonconcussed NFL players

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  • 1 Departments of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology,
  • 2 Neurosurgery, and
  • 3 Neuroscience, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Contributor Notes

Correspondence Uzma Samadani: uzma@samadani.com.

ACCOMPANYING ARTICLE DOI: 10.3171/2019.3.JNS181864.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING Published online September 6, 2019; DOI: 10.3171/2019.5.JNS19892.

Disclosures Dr. Samadani reports receiving lecture fees from the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, Google, Integra, Medtronic, National Neurotrauma Society, Women in Ophthalmology, NFL and USA Football, and Minnesota, Texas, Louisiana, and Wisconsin Coaches Associations; receiving grant support from the Minnesota Department of Education (Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury), Veterans Administration, Abbott Laboratories, Medtronic, and Integra; having equity in Oculogica; and serving as an unaffiliated neurotrauma consultant to the NFL for 5 games during each of the 2015–2018 football seasons. No other potential conflicts of interest relevant to this editorial are reported.

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