- Evaluation of skiing and snowboarding injuries sustained in terrain parks versus traditional slopesM Alison Brooks
Department of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Inj Prev 16:119-22. 2010..7%) injuries occurred in terrain parks, predominantly among young male snowboarders. Terrain park injuries were more likely to be severe, involving head (RR 1.31, 95% CI 1.16 to 1.48) or back (RR 1.96, 95% CI 1.67 to 2.29)...
- Prevalence of preseason conditioning among high school athletes in two spring sportsM Alison Brooks
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:241-7. 2007..To determine the prevalence and predictors of preseason conditioning among high school athletes...
- Pilot study of adolescent attitudes regarding ski or snowboard helmet useAndrew R Peterson
Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wis, USA
WMJ 109:28-30. 2010..The number of head injuries from skiing and snowboarding accidents is increasing among adolescents. Ski helmets reduce the risk of head injury. This study explored adolescent attitudes regarding helmet use...