Colin W Fuller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Quantifying the functional rehabilitation of injured football players
    C W Fuller
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Br J Sports Med 40:151-7; discussion 151-7. 2006
  2. pmc Comparison of the incidence, nature and cause of injuries sustained on grass and new generation artificial turf by male and female football players. Part 1: match injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:i20-6. 2007
  3. doi request reprint An empirical approach for defining acceptable levels of risk: a case study in team sports
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Inj Prev 14:256-61. 2008
  4. pmc Preparticipation medical evaluation in professional sport in the UK: theory or practice?
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:890-6; discussion 896. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of the International Rugby Board's experimental law variations on the incidence and nature of match injuries in southern hemisphere professional rugby union
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    S Afr Med J 99:232-7. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Managing the risk of injury in sport
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 17:182-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint A framework for recording recurrences, reinjuries, and exacerbations in injury surveillance
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Clin J Sport Med 17:197-200. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Do mismatches between teams affect the risk of injury in the Rugby World Cup?
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Sci Med Sport 13:36-8. 2010
  9. pmc Comparison of the incidence, nature and cause of injuries sustained on grass and new generation artificial turf by male and female football players. Part 2: training injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:i27-32. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Catastrophic injury in rugby union: is the level of risk acceptable?
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Sports Med 38:975-86. 2008

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. pmc Quantifying the functional rehabilitation of injured football players
    C W Fuller
    University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Br J Sports Med 40:151-7; discussion 151-7. 2006
    ..To determine whether quantified, auditable records of functional rehabilitation can be generated using subjective assessments of players' performance in fitness tests routinely used in professional football...
  2. pmc Comparison of the incidence, nature and cause of injuries sustained on grass and new generation artificial turf by male and female football players. Part 1: match injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:i20-6. 2007
    ..To compare the incidence, nature, severity and cause of match injuries sustained on grass and new generation artificial turf by male and female footballers...
  3. doi request reprint An empirical approach for defining acceptable levels of risk: a case study in team sports
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Inj Prev 14:256-61. 2008
    ..To determine acceptable levels of risk in sport and to compare these with values used in occupational settings...
  4. pmc Preparticipation medical evaluation in professional sport in the UK: theory or practice?
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:890-6; discussion 896. 2007
    ..To determine the level of pre-employment, pre-season, and post-injury medical evaluation of players undertaken within UK professional team sports...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of the International Rugby Board's experimental law variations on the incidence and nature of match injuries in southern hemisphere professional rugby union
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    S Afr Med J 99:232-7. 2009
    ..To examine the epidemiology of match injuries in southern hemisphere professional rugby union and assess the impact of the International Rugby Board (IRB) Experimental Law Variations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Managing the risk of injury in sport
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 17:182-7. 2007
    ..Finally, the use of incidence and severity data for predicting the prevalence of injury in a team and for the economic evaluation of intervention programmes is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint A framework for recording recurrences, reinjuries, and exacerbations in injury surveillance
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Clin J Sport Med 17:197-200. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Do mismatches between teams affect the risk of injury in the Rugby World Cup?
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Sci Med Sport 13:36-8. 2010
    ..Differences in players' average body mass and mismatches in the teams' overall and match performances did not create greater risks of injury for the lighter or less successful teams competing at Rugby World Cup 2007...
  9. pmc Comparison of the incidence, nature and cause of injuries sustained on grass and new generation artificial turf by male and female football players. Part 2: training injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:i27-32. 2007
    ..To compare the incidence, nature, severity and cause of training injuries sustained on new generation artificial turf and grass by male and female footballers...
  10. doi request reprint Catastrophic injury in rugby union: is the level of risk acceptable?
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Sports Med 38:975-86. 2008
    ..In this respect, the assessment indicated that the risk of sustaining a catastrophic injury in rugby union could be regarded as acceptable and that the laws of the game therefore adequately manage the risk...
  11. doi request reprint International Rugby Board Rugby World Cup 2007 injury surveillance study
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Sports Med 42:452-9. 2008
    ..to determine the incidence, nature and causes of injuries sustained during the International Rugby Board (IRB) Rugby World Cup 2007...
  12. doi request reprint Injury risks associated with tackling in rugby union
    Colin W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 44:159-67. 2010
    ..To examine factors associated with tackles in rugby union and to assess their impact on the risk of injury...
  13. pmc Contact events in rugby union and their propensity to cause injury
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2HU, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:862-7; discussion 867. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the incidence of contact events in professional rugby union matches and to assess their propensity to cause injury...
  14. pmc Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures for studies of injuries in rugby union
    Colin W Fuller
    Queen s Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Centre for Sports Medicine, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 41:328-31. 2007
    ..Adoption of the proposals presented in this consensus statement should ensure that more consistent and comparable results will be obtained from studies of injuries within rugby union...
  15. pmc 'Football for Health'--a football-based health-promotion programme for children in South Africa: a parallel cohort study
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Sports Med 44:546-54. 2010
    ..To develop, implement and assess an interactive, football-based health education programme for children in South Africa...
  16. doi request reprint Epidemiological study of injuries in international Rugby Sevens
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham NG7 2UH, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 20:179-84. 2010
    ..To assess incidence, nature, and causes of injuries sustained in international Rugby Sevens...
  17. pmc Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Br J Sports Med 40:193-201. 2006
    ..Recommendations are made on how the incidence of match and training injuries should be reported and a checklist of issues and information that should be included in published reports of studies of football injuries is presented...
  18. ncbi request reprint Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
    C W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 16:83-92. 2006
    ..The definitions and methodology proposed in the consensus statement will ensure that consistent and comparable results will be obtained from studies of football injuries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    Clin J Sport Med 16:97-106. 2006
    ..Variations in definitions and methodologies have created differences in the results and conclusions obtained from studies of football (soccer) injuries; this has made interstudy comparisons difficult...
  20. doi request reprint Risk of injury associated with rugby union played on artificial turf
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
    J Sports Sci 28:563-70. 2010
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Spinal injuries in professional rugby union: a prospective cohort study
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 17:10-6. 2007
    ..To determine the incidence, severity, nature, and causes of cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine injuries sustained during competition and training in professional rugby union...
  22. pmc A prospective study of injuries and training amongst the England 2003 Rugby World Cup squad
    J H M Brooks
    University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7QA, UK
    Br J Sports Med 39:288-93. 2005
    ..To assess the aetiology, incidence, severity, and causes of injuries to England rugby union players during preparation for and participation in the 2003 Rugby World Cup...
  23. doi request reprint Injury surveillance during the 2010 IRB Women's Rugby World Cup
    Aileen E Taylor
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, C Floor, West Block, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Sports Med 45:1243-5. 2011
    ..To assess and evaluate injuries sustained during the 2010 Women's Rugby World Cup...
  24. doi request reprint Epidemiological study of injuries in men's international under-20 rugby union tournaments
    Colin W Fuller
    Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 21:356-8. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence, nature, and causes of match injuries sustained during Under-20 (U-20) international rugby...
  25. ncbi request reprint Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures for studies of injuries in rugby union
    C W Fuller
    University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 17:177-81. 2007
    ..Adoption of the proposals presented in this consensus statement should ensure that more consistent and comparable results will be obtained from studies of injuries within rugby union...
  26. pmc Evaluating the level of injury in English professional football using a risk based assessment process
    S Drawer
    UK Sports Institute, 40 Bernard Street, London WC1N 1ST, UK Scarman Centre, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 7QA, UK
    Br J Sports Med 36:446-51. 2002
    ..To show how epidemiological data can be presented and analysed in frequency based and risk based formats and how risk based information can simplify management decisions on injury prevention strategies in professional football...
  27. pmc A six year prospective study of the incidence and causes of head and neck injuries in international football
    C W Fuller
    University of Leicester, Scarman Centre, Leicester, UK
    Br J Sports Med 39:i3-9. 2005
    ..To identify those risk factors that have the greatest impact on the incidence of head and neck injuries in international football...
  28. doi request reprint An assessment of training volume in professional rugby union and its impact on the incidence, severity, and nature of match and training injuries
    John H M Brooks
    The Rugby Football Union, Twickenham, UK
    J Sports Sci 26:863-73. 2008
    ..Our results provide evidence of the benefits of modifying the volume and content of rugby union training to reduce the risk associated with injuries to professional players...
  29. doi request reprint The epidemiology of head injuries in English professional rugby union
    Simon P T Kemp
    Rugby Football Union, Twickenham, UK
    Clin J Sport Med 18:227-34. 2008
    ..To undertake a detailed epidemiological study of head injuries sustained by professional rugby union players in order to define their incidence, nature, severity, and causes...
  30. ncbi request reprint The influence of methodological issues on the results and conclusions from epidemiological studies of sports injuries: illustrative examples
    John H M Brooks
    Rugby Football Union, Twickenham, UK
    Sports Med 36:459-72. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Incidence, risk, and prevention of hamstring muscle injuries in professional rugby union
    John H M Brooks
    Rugby Football Union, Twickenham, United Kingdom
    Am J Sports Med 34:1297-306. 2006
    ..The incidence of hamstring muscle injuries in professional rugby union is high, but evidence-based information on risk factors and injury-prevention strategies in this sport is limited...