TITLE

HOW THE PROMISES OF RICHES IN COLLEGIATE ATHLETICS LEAD TO THE COMPROMISED LONG-TERM HEALTH OF STUDENT-ATHLETES: WHY AND HOW THE NCAA SHOULD PROTECT ITS STUDENT-ATHLETES' HEALTH

AUTHOR(S)
Root, Brian C.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p279
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the potential liability of a university towards the student-athlete during accident inside the premises. It cites the estimated amounts of money generated in intercollegiate sports, and illustrates of how the relationship between student-athlete and university developed. It further highlights the sacrifices of student-athlete while participating in school's intercollegiate program.
ACCESSION #
39884644

 

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