Promotes safety and the decrease of risk factors through better equipment, facilities, and knowledge of the mechanism of injury. Experts of various disciplines present their research, clinical experiences, data collections, and the application of their accumulated experiences and knowledge. 27 peer-reviewed papers on epidemiology; risk factors; mechanism of injury; and protective equipment applications. Covers a broad spectrum of sporting activities including ice hockey, football, baseball, swimming and diving, equestrian, soccer, gymnastics. Playing facilities, playing, and protective equipment are also addressed.
Annual Survey of Catastrophic Football Injuries: 1977–1992
Cantu R., Mueller F.
Head and Neck Injuries in Equestrian Sports
Spinal Injuries in Ice Hockey: Review of 182 North American Cases and Analysis of Etiological Factors
Edmonds V., Lapczak L., Tator C.
Causes of Pool Diving Accidents
Gabrielsen M., Mittelstaedt A.
Cerebral Concussions in Taekwondo Athletes
Pieter W., Zemper E.
Experimental Production of Head-Neck Injuries Under Dynamic Forces
Cusick J., Pintar F., Sances A., Yoganandan N.
The Effect of Head Position on the Analysis of Cervical Motion
Bosco M., Donelson R., Edwards W., Ordway N.
Ball Standards Relevant to Risk of Head Injury
Heald J., Pass D.
The Historical and Medical Aspects - Boxing
Head Injured Patients Who Talk Before Deterioration or Death: The TADD Syndrome
Boock R., Meaney D., Ommaya A., Thibault L.
Accident Performance of Motorcycle and Bicycle Safety Helmets
Hurt H., Thom D.
Paper ID: STP1229-EB