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Wendy M. Gunther M.D.


On Chokes

By Wendy M. Gunther M.D. / October 13, 2006

This Article originally appeared on BJJ.orgA couple of years ago I read in the medical literature a report from a bunch of scientific wackos who hooked up judoka to heart monitors and EEG equipment, then had them choked out by their sempai. The monitors showed that blood flow to the brain is indeed momentarily interrupted […]