Affiliation: York University
- Relationship of physical fitness test results and hockey playing potential in elite-level ice hockey playersJaime F Burr
Human Performance Laboratory, York University, Toronto, Canada
J Strength Cond Res 22:1535-43. 2008..Emphasis on anthropometry should be used when comparing elite-level forwards, whereas peak anaerobic power and fatigue rate are more useful for differentiating between defense...
- An evaluation of evidence-based paediatric injury prevention policies across CanadaAlison K Macpherson
337 Bethune College, York University, 4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON, M3J 1P3, Canada
BMC Public Health 15:707. 2015....
- Risk of death in crashes on Ontario's highwaysDamian Rzeznikiewiz
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, M3J 1P3, Canada
BMC Public Health 12:1125. 2012..To date, no studies have examined risk factors for fatal MVCs on Ontario's 400 series highways.The investigate how demographic and environmental risk factors are associated with fatal MVCs on Ontario's 400-Series Highways...
- Body-checking rules and childhood injuries in ice hockeyAlison Macpherson
School of Kinesiology and Health Sciences, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pediatrics 117:e143-7. 2006..The purpose of this study was to compare body-checking injuries, fractures, and concussions in boys' minor hockey between jurisdictions in which checking is allowed and jurisdictions in which body checking is not allowed...
- Examining the sensitivity of an injury surveillance program using population-based estimatesA K Macpherson
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
Inj Prev 14:262-5. 2008..The limitations related to using CHIRPP for representing population-based injury remain fairly stable over time. A one-time population-based sample can provide useful information to add to routinely collected injury surveillance...
- A systematic review of the association between body checking and injury in youth ice hockeyJoel M Warsh
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Clin J Sport Med 19:134-44. 2009..The objective of this study is to systematically examine the risk of injury associated with body checking in youth ice hockey...
- Safety standards and socioeconomic disparities in school playground injuries: a retrospective cohort studyAlison K Macpherson
York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto ON, Canada
BMC Public Health 10:542. 2010..Previous research has suggested that compliance with guidelines or standards can reduce the incidence of such injuries, and that poorer children are at increased risk of playground injuries...
- Installation of speed humps and pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions in Toronto, Canada: a quasi-experimental studyLinda Rothman
Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 1E2
BMC Public Health 15:774. 2015..The purpose of this study was to determine the association between speed hump installation and changes in PMVC rates in Toronto, Canada...
- Do school crossing guards make crossing roads safer? A quasi-experimental study of pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions in Toronto, CanadaLinda Rothman
Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
BMC Public Health 15:732. 2015....
- Drive time to cardiac rehabilitation: at what point does it affect utilization?Janette Brual
Department of Geography, Queen s University, 99 University Avenue, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada
Int J Health Geogr 9:27. 2010..The purpose of this study was to empirically test the drive time threshold for CR utilization...
- Injuries in Canadian youth ice hockey: the influence of relative ageNick Wattie
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, 4700 Keele St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3
Pediatrics 120:142-8. 2007..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between relative age and injury prevalence in Canadian youth ice hockey...
- Childhood behavior problems and unintentional injury: a longitudinal, population-based studyAmeeta Dudani
Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, M3J 1P3, Canada
J Dev Behav Pediatr 31:276-85. 2010..The purpose of this study was to prospectively assess the relationship between behavior problems and the risk of unintentional injury in a population-based sample of Canadian children aged 4 to 11 years...
- Potential mediators between child abuse and both violence and victimization in juvenile offendersDavid M Day
Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Psychol Serv 10:1-11. 2013..These results suggest that treatment of depressive symptoms and drug use among juvenile offenders with a history of child physical or emotional abuse may limit violent perpetration and peer victimization in this population...