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...
- Dangerous student car drop-off behaviors and child pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions: An observational studyLinda Rothman
a Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
Traffic Inj Prev 17:454-9. 2016..The objective of this study was to examine the association between dangerous student car drop-off behaviors and historical child pedestrian-motor vehicle collisions (PMVCs) near elementary schools 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...
- Barriers and Enablers to Enacting Child and Youth Related Injury Prevention Legislation in CanadaLinda Rothman
Faculty of Health School of Kinesiology and amp Health Science, Norman Bethune College, York University, 4700 Keele St, Room 337, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada
Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016..Findings can inform the process of turning injury prevention evidence into action. ..
- Trends in unintentional injury mortality in Canadian children 1950-2009 and association with selected population-level interventionsSarah A Richmond
School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, Toronto, ON Department of Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON
Can J Public Health 107:e431-e437. 2016..To examine unintentional injury mortality rates in children (0-19 years) in Canada from 1950 to 2009 against national population-level injury prevention interventions...
- 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...
- Examining Measures of Weight as Risk Factors for Sport-Related Injury in AdolescentsSarah A Richmond
Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X8 Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4 School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3
J Sports Med (Hindawi Publ Corp) 2016:7316947. 2016..Conclusions. There is an increased risk of time loss injury and knee injury in overweight/obese adolescents. Sport injury prevention training programs should include strategies that target all known risk factors for injury. ..
- 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...