STP1553

    Skiing Trauma and Safety: 19th Volume

    Johnson Robert, Shealy Jasper, Greenwald Richard, Scher Irving
    Published: 2012


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    Nineteen peer-reviewed papers provide the latest research for identifying and evaluating all aspects of safety concerning alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, ski jumping, freestyle skiing, snowboarding, and skiboarding.

    Sections cover:
    • Wrist Guards
    • Jumping
    • Resort Safety
    • Epidemiology
    • Helmets
    • Hip Injuries


    Table of Contents

    Implications of Wrist Guard Use on Wrist Injuries in Pediatric Snowboarders: A Retrospective Case Series

    Prospective Study to Compare Efficacy of Different Designs of Wrist Protection for Snowboarders

    Effect of Wearing a Wrist Guard on the Site of Injury in the Upper Limb in Snowsports Participants

    The Use of Wrist Guards by Snowboarders in Switzerland

    Testing Damping Performance and Bending Stiffness of Snowboarding Wrist Protectors

    Design of Terrain Park Jump Landing Surfaces for Constant Equivalent Fall Height Is Robust to “Uncontrollable” Factors

    Modeling the “Pop” in Winter Terrain Park Jumps

    Modeling Terrain Park Jumps: Linear Tabletop Geometry May Not Limit Equivalent Fall Height

    The Inverting Effect of Curvature in Winter Terrain Park Jump Takeoffs

    The Effect of Impact Speed, Construction, and Layout of Different Ski Safety Barriers on Peak Decelerations and Penetration Values of a Solid Dummy During Full Scale Impacts

    The California Mountain Resort Safety Report: Survey Methodology and Scoring Criteria

    Easiest Routes and Slow Zones: How Fast Do I Go?: Speeds and Distances of Recreational and Expert Snowsport Participants

    Winter Sports Injuries in France over Two Decades

    Alpine Skiing, Telemarking, Snowboarding, and Skiboarding Injuries Related to Gender and Ability

    Cross-Country Skiing Injuries in the Czech Republic During the 2003–2010 Period

    Head and Neck Injury Potential With and Without Helmets During Head-First Impacts on Snow

    The Influence of Headform Circumference and Mass on Alpine Ski Helmet Performance in Laboratory Tests

    Common Mechanisms of Hip Injury and Associated Hip Pathology in Professional Skiers and Snowboarders

    Comparison between Hybrid III Headforms by Linear and Angular Dynamic Impact Response Characteristics

    Author and Subject Index


    Committee: F27

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1553-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-7566-2

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-7539-6

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    978-0-8031-7539-6
    STP1553-EB