Gerhard Ruedl

Summary

Affiliation: University of Innsbruck
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Causes and factors associated with collisions on ski slopes]
    G Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 27:100-4. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Does listening to music with an audio ski helmet impair reaction time to peripheral stimuli?
    G Ruedl
    Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 33:1016-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Sport injuries and illnesses during the first Winter Youth Olympic Games 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 46:1030-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes regarding ski helmet use among helmet wearers and non-wearers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Inj Prev 18:182-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with injuries occurred on slope intersections and in snow parks compared to on-slope injuries
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Accid Anal Prev 50:1221-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Self reported risk taking and risk compensation in skiers and snowboarders are associated with sensation seeking
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Dept of Sport Science of the University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Accid Anal Prev 48:292-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Leg dominance is a risk factor for noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female recreational skiers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Sports Med 40:1269-73. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Impact of environmental factors on knee injuries in male and female recreational skiers
    G Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:185-9. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Fatalities on Austrian ski slopes during a 5-year period
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:326-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint [Attitudes of winter sport participants toward ski helmet mandatory]
    G Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 25:211-5. 2011

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint [Causes and factors associated with collisions on ski slopes]
    G Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 27:100-4. 2013
    ..About 80 - 90 % of all accidents are caused by a fall without other people involved and about 10 % are caused by collisions between people...
  2. doi request reprint Does listening to music with an audio ski helmet impair reaction time to peripheral stimuli?
    G Ruedl
    Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 33:1016-9. 2012
    ..9 ± 13.8 ms) (p=0.094). In conclusion, listening to music with an audio ski helmet did not increase mean reaction time to peripheral stimuli in a laboratory setting...
  3. doi request reprint Sport injuries and illnesses during the first Winter Youth Olympic Games 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 46:1030-7. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Attitudes regarding ski helmet use among helmet wearers and non-wearers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Inj Prev 18:182-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare attitudes regarding ski helmet use in helmet wearers and non-wearers...
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with injuries occurred on slope intersections and in snow parks compared to on-slope injuries
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Accid Anal Prev 50:1221-5. 2013
    ..5, 95% CI: 3.0-10.2) were more likely associated with injuries which occurred in snow parks. In conclusion, injuries on slope intersections and in snow parks differ in some factors from injuries sustained on ski slopes...
  6. doi request reprint Self reported risk taking and risk compensation in skiers and snowboarders are associated with sensation seeking
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Dept of Sport Science of the University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Accid Anal Prev 48:292-6. 2012
    ..The personality trait sensation seeking, not wearing of a ski helmet, appears to be associated with riskier behaviour on the ski slopes...
  7. doi request reprint Leg dominance is a risk factor for noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female recreational skiers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Am J Sports Med 40:1269-73. 2012
    ..However, female recreational skiers have twice the knee injury incidence of male skiers, and the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury risk is 3 times greater in female skiers...
  8. doi request reprint Impact of environmental factors on knee injuries in male and female recreational skiers
    G Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:185-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, low ambient temperature and snowfall are important environmental risk factors for knee injuries in female skiers...
  9. doi request reprint Fatalities on Austrian ski slopes during a 5-year period
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:326-8. 2011
    ..While the mean injury rate from snow sports in Austria is low (less than 2 injuries per 1000 skier days), there is little information about fatalities on Austrian ski slopes...
  10. doi request reprint [Attitudes of winter sport participants toward ski helmet mandatory]
    G Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 25:211-5. 2011
    ..Therefore, we conclude that preventive helmet campaigns possibly attain a higher acceptance leading to a higher helmet use compared to a helmet mandatory...
  11. doi request reprint ACL injury mechanisms and related factors in male and female carving skiers: a retrospective study
    G Ruedl
    University Innsbruck, Sport Science, Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 32:801-6. 2011
    ..6 times more with females than with males (p=0.005). The forward twisting fall seems to have become the dominant ACL injury mechanism both in male and female recreational skiers since the introduction of carving skis...
  12. doi request reprint Interaction of potential intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors in ACL injured recreational female skiers
    G Ruedl
    Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 32:618-22. 2011
    ..59; 95% confidence interval, 1.2-5.5, P=0.013). In conclusion, ACL injuries in female recreational skiers are the result of a complex interaction of intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors...
  13. doi request reprint Are oral contraceptive use and menstrual cycle phase related to anterior cruciate ligament injury risk in female recreational skiers?
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:1065-9. 2009
    ..Analysis of menstrual history data revealed that recreational skiers in the preovulatory phase were significantly more likely to sustain an ACL injury than were skiers in the postovulatory phase...
  14. doi request reprint Distribution of injury mechanisms and related factors in ACL-injured female carving skiers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaften Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:1393-8. 2009
    ..1% released during the remaining mechanisms. In contrast to traditional skiers, the forward twisting fall was the dominant injury mechanism in female carving skiers with ACL injury...
  15. doi request reprint [Who is wearing a ski helmet? Helmet use on Austrian ski slopes depending on various factors]
    G Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft Innsbruck, Innsbruck Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 24:27-30. 2010
    ..No significant differences have been found with regard to gender, used type of gear, and risk taking behaviour. Thus, future helmet campaigns should also be aimed at older people, ski guest from other nations, and less skilled skiers...
  16. doi request reprint Factors associated with self-reported risk-taking behaviour on ski slopes
    G Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 44:204-6. 2010
    ..In recent years, discussions have arisen about the potential influence of wearing a ski helmet on an increasing level of risk taking and higher speeds on ski slopes...
  17. doi request reprint [Mean speed of winter sport participants depending on various factors]
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft der Universität Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Osterreich
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 24:150-3. 2010
    ..In general, to avoid speed related injuries, preventive recommendations include skiing under speed control consistent with the individual skiing ability, and slope and weather conditions...
  18. doi request reprint Do ski helmets affect reaction time to peripheral stimuli?
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Wilderness Environ Med 22:148-50. 2011
    ..However, a commonly reported reason for nonuse is impaired vision...
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with the ability to estimate actual speeds in recreational alpine skiers
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Wilderness Environ Med 24:118-23. 2013
    ..To measure on-slope speeds of alpine skiers and to compare their ability to accurately estimate their actual speed with regard to measured speed, age, sex, skill level, helmet use, and risk-taking behavior...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of modern ski equipment on the overall injury rate and the pattern of injury location in Alpine skiing
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Clin J Sport Med 18:355-7. 2008
    ..To identify whether the introduction of carving skis and related equipment has altered the overall injury rate and/or the pattern of injury location...
  21. doi request reprint Medical services at the first Winter Youth Olympic Games 2012 in Innsbruck/Austria
    Cornelia Blank
    Institute for Sports Medicine, Alpine Medicine and Health Tourism, UMIT, Hall and TILAK, Innsbruck, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 46:1048-54. 2012
    ..So far no reference data are available regarding the organisation or implementation of the medical services that were needed for the Winter Youth Olympic Games that took place for the first time in Innsbruck 9-24 January 2012...
  22. doi request reprint Impact of a ski helmet mandatory on helmet use on Austrian ski slopes
    Gerhard Ruedl
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria Gerhard
    J Trauma 71:1085-7. 2011
    ..A helmet mandatory for people younger than 16 years was implemented in most Austrian provinces in the winter season 2009/2010. The objective of this study was to evaluate the impact of a ski helmet mandatory on age-dependent helmet use...
  23. doi request reprint Quality of life, coach behaviour and competitive anxiety in Winter Youth Olympic Games participants
    Larissa Ledochowski
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 46:1044-7. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of quality of life, the involvement of parents in sports career and coach's leadership behaviour on competitive anxiety in Winter Youth Olympic Games participants...
  24. doi request reprint Psychomotor car-driving abilities after robotically assisted totally endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting
    Martin Kopp
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 60:462-7. 2012
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Poor health behaviour and reduced quality of life of people treated with psychotropic drugs
    Martin Kopp
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Hum Psychopharmacol 26:161-7. 2011
    ..We have investigated health behaviour, quality of life, and sociodemographic variables of people with psychopharmacological treatment using data from the most recent Austrian Health Survey...
  26. doi request reprint Acute effects of brisk walking on affect and psychological well-being in individuals with type 2 diabetes
    Martin Kopp
    University of Innsbruck, Department of Sport Science, Austria
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 95:25-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the effects of an acute exercise bout on affect and psychological well-being in individuals with type 2 diabetes...
  27. pmc Life-style characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors in regular downhill skiers: an observational study
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    BMC Public Health 13:788. 2013
    ..Thus, the aim of the study was to compare life-style characteristics and cardiovascular risk factors between regular downhill skiers and the general population...
  28. doi request reprint Injuries in judo: a systematic literature review including suggestions for prevention
    Elena Pocecco
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 47:1139-43. 2013
    ..There is limited knowledge on epidemiological injury data in judo...
  29. doi request reprint Short-term exposure to hypoxia for work and leisure activities in health and disease: which level of hypoxia is safe?
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, Medical Section, University of Innsbruck, Fürstenweg 185, 6020, Innsbruck, Austria
    Sleep Breath 16:435-42. 2012
    ..g., with fire control systems, there is no clear consensus on the level of hypoxia which is generally well tolerated by human beings when acutely exposed for short durations (hours to several days)...