B E Hagel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of wrist guard use on upper-extremity injuries in snowboarders
    Brent Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 162:149-56. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Skiing and snowboarding injuries
    Brent Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, 4075 RTF, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E1, Canada
    Med Sport Sci 48:74-119. 2005
  3. pmc Effectiveness of helmets in skiers and snowboarders: case-control and case crossover study
    Brent E Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 4075 RTF, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2E1
    BMJ 330:281. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of helmet use on injury severity and crash circumstances in skiers and snowboarders
    Brent Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 37:103-8. 2005
  5. pmc Quality of information on risk factors reported by ski patrols
    B E Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Inj Prev 10:275-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Injuries among skiers and snowboarders in Quebec
    Brent E Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiology 15:279-86. 2004
  7. pmc Emergency department coding of bicycle and pedestrian injuries during the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10
    M Karkhaneh
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 18:88-93. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Bicycle helmet use four years after the introduction of helmet legislation in Alberta, Canada
    M Karkhaneh
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 43:788-96. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with incorrect bicycle helmet use
    B E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 16:178-84. 2010
  10. pmc Bicycle helmet prevalence two years after the introduction of mandatory use legislation for under 18 year olds in Alberta, Canada
    B E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 12:262-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of wrist guard use on upper-extremity injuries in snowboarders
    Brent Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 162:149-56. 2005
    ..35 (95% confidence interval: 0.70, 7.81). These results provide evidence that use of wrist guards reduces the risk of hand, wrist, and forearm injuries but may increase the risk of elbow, upper arm, and shoulder injuries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Skiing and snowboarding injuries
    Brent Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, 4075 RTF, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E1, Canada
    Med Sport Sci 48:74-119. 2005
    ..To critically examine the literature on skiing and snowboarding injuries in children and adolescents...
  3. pmc Effectiveness of helmets in skiers and snowboarders: case-control and case crossover study
    Brent E Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, 4075 RTF, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2E1
    BMJ 330:281. 2005
    ..To determine the effect of helmets on the risk of head and neck injuries in skiers and snowboarders...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of helmet use on injury severity and crash circumstances in skiers and snowboarders
    Brent Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 37:103-8. 2005
    ..The results suggest that helmet use in skiing and snowboarding is not associated with riskier activities that lead to non-head-neck injuries...
  5. pmc Quality of information on risk factors reported by ski patrols
    B E Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Inj Prev 10:275-9. 2004
    ..To determine the reliability of reporting of information on risk factors from a standard accident report form used by ski patrols and a follow up mail questionnaire or telephone interview among injured skiers and snowboarders...
  6. ncbi request reprint Injuries among skiers and snowboarders in Quebec
    Brent E Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Epidemiology 15:279-86. 2004
    ..Snow sports such as skiing and snowboarding are recognized as hazardous, but population-based injury rates or specific risk factors have been difficult to estimate as a result of a lack of complete data for both numerator and denominator...
  7. pmc Emergency department coding of bicycle and pedestrian injuries during the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10
    M Karkhaneh
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 18:88-93. 2012
    ..The international classification of diseases version 10 (ICD-10) uses alphanumeric expanded codes and external cause of injury codes (E-codes)...
  8. doi request reprint Bicycle helmet use four years after the introduction of helmet legislation in Alberta, Canada
    M Karkhaneh
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 43:788-96. 2011
    ..Bicycle helmets reduce fatal and non-fatal head and face injuries. This study evaluated the effect of mandatory bicycle helmet legislation targeted at those less than 18 years old on helmet use for all ages in Alberta...
  9. doi request reprint Factors associated with incorrect bicycle helmet use
    B E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 16:178-84. 2010
    ..Incorrect bicycle helmet use increases head injury risk...
  10. pmc Bicycle helmet prevalence two years after the introduction of mandatory use legislation for under 18 year olds in Alberta, Canada
    B E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Inj Prev 12:262-5. 2006
    ..To determine changes in helmet use in cyclists following the introduction of a bicycle helmet law for children under age 18...
  11. doi request reprint Epidemiology of bicycle injuries in 13 health divisions, Islamic Republic of Iran 2003
    Mohammad Karkhaneh
    Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 40:192-9. 2008
    ..9; 95% CI 1.2-3.2) compared with other mechanisms of injury. As a conclusion, bicyclists in Iran, particularly males and young children, are vulnerable to severe injury and death when struck by moving vehicles on highways...
  12. ncbi request reprint Trends in emergency department reported head and neck injuries among skiers and snowboarders
    Brent E Hagel
    Joint Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, QC
    Can J Public Health 94:458-62. 2003
    ..Reports from the U.S. suggest increases in the proportion and rate of head and neck injuries in skiers and snowboarders. It is important to determine if the same is true in Canada...
  13. ncbi request reprint Injury risk in men's Canada West University football
    Brent E Hagel
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 157:825-33. 2003
    ..The effect of an artificial field surface may be related to infrequent use. Risk factors for injury included participation in a game, playing on artificial turf, being a veteran player, and having a past injury...
  14. doi request reprint The relationship between visibility aid use and motor vehicle related injuries among bicyclists presenting to emergency departments
    B E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta T3B 6A8, Canada Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada Alberta Children s Hospital Research Institute for Child and Maternal Health, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 65:85-96. 2014
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of visibility aids (VAs; e.g., reflectors, lights, fluorescent clothing) in reducing the risk of a bicyclist-motor-vehicle (MV) collision...
  15. pmc Effectiveness of bicycle helmet legislation to increase helmet use: a systematic review
    M Karkhaneh
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Inj Prev 12:76-82. 2006
    ..Helmet legislation has been proposed as a method to increase helmet wearing; while this social intervention is thought to be effective, no systematic review has been performed...
  16. doi request reprint Self-reported skill level and injury severity in skiers and snowboarders
    Claude Goulet
    Department of Physical Education, Faculty of Education, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    J Sci Med Sport 13:39-41. 2010
    ..18; 95% CI: 1.02-1.38). Results suggest that the type of activities or manoeuvres performed by expert skiers and snowboarders may increase the risk of sustaining a severe injury compared with beginner participants...
  17. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and reliability of visibility aid and other risk factor data for uninjured cyclists and pedestrians in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Brent E Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 39:284-9. 2007
    ..Further work is required before an overall visibility rating can be used in place of component scores...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cyclist head and facial injury risk in relation to helmet fit: a case-control study
    N R Romanow
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Chronic Dis Inj Can 34:1-7. 2014
    ..We examined the effect of bicycle helmet fit and position on head and facial injuries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury associated with body checking among youth ice hockey players
    Carolyn A Emery
    Sport Medicine Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology, Alberta Children s Hospital, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4, Canada
    JAMA 303:2265-72. 2010
    ..Ice hockey has one of the highest sport participation and injury rates in youth in Canada. Body checking is the predominant mechanism of injury in leagues in which it is permitted...
  20. pmc Effect of bodychecking on injury rates among minor ice hockey players
    Brent E Hagel
    Capital Health, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 175:155-60. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the effect that the policy change had on injuries to 11-year-old players and compare this information with injury trends among 10- and 12-year-old players...
  21. ncbi request reprint A critical examination of arguments against bicycle helmet use and legislation
    Brent E Hagel
    Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta Children s Hospital, 1820 Richmond Road S W, Calgary, Alta, Canada T2T 5C7
    Accid Anal Prev 38:277-8. 2006
    ..This short communication identifies some of the questionable elements in Curnow's assertions...
  22. pmc Injury prevention: a glossary of terms
    I Barry Pless
    Montreal Children s Hospital, 2300 Tupper, Montreal, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:182-5. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint Rates and risks of injury during intercollegiate basketball
    Willem H Meeuwisse
    University of Calgary Sport Medicine Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Sports Med 31:379-85. 2003
    ..Previous studies of basketball injury have not been able to assess injury incidence and risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Body checking in youth hockey is dangerous
    Donna M Dryden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:799; author reply 800. 2006