STP1104

    Skiing Trauma and Safety: Eighth International Symposium

    Mote CD, Johnson RJ
    Published: 1991


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    21 peer-reviewed papers present the latest in skiing injury prevention and future developments in equipment and methods to reduce the risk of skiing injury.

    Chapters include:

    • The Knee

    • Skiing Injury Statistics

    • The Ski Boot

    • The Ski

    • Education and Behavior.

    For sports medicine physicians and ancillary personnel treating sports injuries; ski area operators, ski patrolmen, research engineers, recreational and racing skiers, and anyone interested in the promotion of safer skiing.


    Table of Contents

    Introduction

    Overview

    Flexibility of the Human Knee as a Result of Varus/Valgus and Axial Moments in Vivo: Apparatus Design and Performance Evaluation

    Flexibility of the Human Knee as a Result of Varus/Valgus and Axial Moments in Vivo: Experiments and Results

    Design and Performance Evaluation of an Automated System to Determine Knee Flexibility in Vitro

    A Six-Degree-of-Freedom Acoustic Transducer for Rotation and Translation Measurements Across the Knee

    Optimal Design of an Uncoupled Six-Degree-of-Freedom Dynamometer

    Conservative Treatment of Acute Knee Ligament Injuries—Long-Term Results

    Alpine Injury Pattern at Waterville Valley—1989 Update

    A Relative Analysis of Downhill and Cross-Country Ski Injuries

    Alpine Skiing Injuries in Scandinavian Skiers

    Femoral Shaft Fractures Resulting from Alpine Skiing Injuries

    Ski Injury Statistics—What Changes?

    Alpine Skiing Injuries: An Epidemiological Study

    Nationwide Registration of Ski Injuries in Sweden

    Pain Threshold Along the Lower Leg in Alpine Ski Boots

    Dynamic Displacement and Pressure Distribution in Alpine Ski Boots

    A New Artificial Leg for Ski Boot Testing

    Ski Boot Thermography Method and Its Significance

    A Model for the Turning Snow Ski

    Designing Effective Health Education for Downhill Skiers: Results of a Randomized Intervention Study

    Planning Health Education for Downhill Skiers

    Behavioral Risk Factors for Ski Injury: Problem Analysis as a Basis for Effective Health Education

    Author Index

    Subject Index


    Committee: F27

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1104-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5164-2

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1405-0

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