Presents the most comprehensive summary of current issues in ski trauma research, and advances the knowledge that can further reduce the risk of injury in skiing. Because of the interdisciplinary nature of the subjects presented in this test, the 24 peer-reviewed papers are divided into the following categories:
Alpine Skiing Epidemiology
Biomechanical and Physiological Aspects of Skiing
Other Winter Sports Injuries
Johnson R., Mote C., Zelcer J.
Skier Injury Trends—1972–1990
Ettinger C., Johnson R., Shealy J.
Alpine Skiing Injuries in Children
Ekeland A., Holtmoen &., Lystad H., Nordsletten L.
Children's Skiing Injuries in Victoria, Australia
Duff P., Giddings P., McCallum I.
Knee Sprains in Alpine Skiing: A Ten-Year Statistical Study
Allegra F., Fava P., Priano F.
Strains Within the Anterior Cruciate and Medial Collateral Ligaments of the Knee at Loads Causing Failure
Berns G., Hull M., Patterson H.
Prediction of the Loading Along the Leg During Snow Skiing
Mote C., Quinn T.
Injury Mechanisms of the Ankle Joint in High Ski Boots: Photoelastic and Mechanical Investigations on the Human Bone Specimen
Carl C., Hagena F., Kuhn V., Maier A., Plitz W.
Activated Muscle Contribution to Leg-Loading Capacity in Rats
Ekeland A., Nordsletten L.
Functional and Technical Evaluation of the Skier by a Specific Ergometer
Bonvecchio A., Grappa E., Zucco P.
A New Mechanical Ski Binding with Heel Release Activated by the Bending Moment at the Boot Sole
Caldwell B., Hull M., Landry D.
An Alpine Ski Binding with Electrically Modulated Twist Release
Eseltine K., Hull M.
Organization of Skiing Safety in a New Alpine Area: Injury Severity Score Used to Compare and Classify the Difficulty of the Slopes
Askild O., Bergstrøm K., Ekeland A., JøDrgensen N.
Fincken G., Janes P.
Ski Jumping Injuries
Ishii S., Sugawara M., Yamamura T.
Tobogganing Injuries in Australia
Biankin A., Sherry E.
Paper ID: STP1182-EB