Being knocked down after a blow to the head should end a boxing match.

  • Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Department of Neurosurgery, Sina Trauma and Surgery Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
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Rahimi-Movaghar V. Being knocked down after a blow to the head should end a boxing match. Acta Med Iran. 53(5):324-325.