athletic injuries

Summary

Summary: Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Injury incidence and injury patterns in professional football: the UEFA injury study
    J Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, S 589 43 Linköping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 45:553-8. 2011
  2. ncbi Hamstring muscle injuries in professional football: the correlation of MRI findings with return to play
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 46:112-7. 2012
  3. ncbi Ultrasound of muscles
    P Peetrons
    Service Radiologie, C H Molière Longchamp, Rue Marconi 142, 1190 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 12:35-43. 2002
  4. ncbi A new framework for research leading to sports injury prevention
    Caroline Finch
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, UNSW Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:3-9; discussion 10. 2006
  5. ncbi Rotational head kinematics in football impacts: an injury risk function for concussion
    Steven Rowson
    School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, Virginia Tech Wake Forest University, 440 ICTAS Building, Stanger St, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:1-13. 2012
  6. ncbi Epidemiology of muscle injuries in professional football (soccer)
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 39:1226-32. 2011
  7. pmc Frequency and location of head impact exposures in individual collegiate football players
    Joseph J Crisco
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Athl Train 45:549-59. 2010
  8. ncbi Hamstring strain injuries: factors that lead to injury and re-injury
    David A Opar
    School of Human Movement Studies and Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Sports Med 42:209-26. 2012
  9. ncbi Performance aspects of an injury prevention program: a ten-week intervention in adolescent female football players
    K Steffen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:596-604. 2008
  10. 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

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Publications337 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Injury incidence and injury patterns in professional football: the UEFA injury study
    J Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, S 589 43 Linköping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 45:553-8. 2011
    ..To study the injury characteristics in professional football and to follow the variation of injury incidence during a match, during a season and over consecutive seasons...
  2. ncbi Hamstring muscle injuries in professional football: the correlation of MRI findings with return to play
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 46:112-7. 2012
    ..Hamstring injury is the single most common injury in professional football. MRI is commonly used to confirm the diagnosis and provide a prognosis of lay-off time...
  3. ncbi Ultrasound of muscles
    P Peetrons
    Service Radiologie, C H Molière Longchamp, Rue Marconi 142, 1190 Brussels, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 12:35-43. 2002
    ..After healing, ultrasound can depict some complications such as a cystic lesion or myositis ossificans. Muscle atrophy, inflammation, avulsion and tumours are also good indications for ultrasound...
  4. ncbi A new framework for research leading to sports injury prevention
    Caroline Finch
    NSW Injury Risk Management Research Centre, University of New South Wales, UNSW Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 9:3-9; discussion 10. 2006
    ..However, it will only be broad research endeavours that adopt the TRIPP six-staged approach that will lead to real-world injury prevention gains...
  5. ncbi Rotational head kinematics in football impacts: an injury risk function for concussion
    Steven Rowson
    School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, Virginia Tech Wake Forest University, 440 ICTAS Building, Stanger St, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:1-13. 2012
    ..These data provide an increased understanding of the biomechanics associated with concussion and they provide critical insight into injury mechanisms, human tolerance to mechanical stimuli, and injury prevention techniques...
  6. ncbi Epidemiology of muscle injuries in professional football (soccer)
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 39:1226-32. 2011
    ..Muscle injuries constitute a large percentage of all injuries in football...
  7. pmc Frequency and location of head impact exposures in individual collegiate football players
    Joseph J Crisco
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Athl Train 45:549-59. 2010
    ..Measuring head impact exposure is a critical step toward understanding the mechanism and prevention of sport-related mild traumatic brain (concussion) injury, as well as the possible effects of repeated subconcussive impacts...
  8. ncbi Hamstring strain injuries: factors that lead to injury and re-injury
    David A Opar
    School of Human Movement Studies and Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Sports Med 42:209-26. 2012
    ..This remains an area for future research and practitioners need to remain aware of the multifactoral nature of HSIs if injury rates are to decline...
  9. ncbi Performance aspects of an injury prevention program: a ten-week intervention in adolescent female football players
    K Steffen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:596-604. 2008
    ..In conclusion, no effect was observed on a series of performance tests in a group of adolescent female football players using the "11" as a structured warm-up program...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi Prevention of non-contact anterior cruciate ligament injuries in soccer players. Part 2: a review of prevention programs aimed to modify risk factors and to reduce injury rates
    Eduard Alentorn-Geli
    Artroscopia GC, Dr Ramón Cugat s Office, Hospital Quiron, Plaza Alfonso Comín 5 7, 08023 Barcelona, Spain
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:859-79. 2009
    ..Future research is also needed for male soccer athletes to help determine the most effective intervention to reduce the non-contact ACL injury risk factors and to prevent non-contact ACL injuries...
  12. ncbi Risk factors for injuries in football
    Arni Arnason
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Sports Med 32:5S-16S. 2004
    ..The injury risk in football is high, but little is known about causes of injury...
  13. ncbi Concussion in professional football: reconstruction of game impacts and injuries
    Elliot J Pellman
    ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP, Lake Success, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 53:799-812; discussion 812-4. 2003
    ..Concussion in professional football was studied with respect to impact types and injury biomechanics. A combination of video surveillance and laboratory reconstruction of game impacts was used to evaluate concussion biomechanics...
  14. ncbi Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a National Football League player
    Bennet I Omalu
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15221, USA
    Neurosurgery 57:128-34; discussion 128-34. 2005
    ..This case draws attention to the need for further studies in the cohort of retired National Football League players to elucidate the neuropathological sequelae of repeated mild traumatic brain injury in professional football...
  15. ncbi A dynamic model of etiology in sport injury: the recursive nature of risk and causation
    Willem H Meeuwisse
    Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Calgary, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 17:215-9. 2007
    ..When feasible, future studies on sport injury prevention should adopt a methodology and analysis strategy that takes the cyclic nature of changing risk factors into account to create a dynamic, recursive picture of etiology...
  16. ncbi 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...
  17. ncbi Prevention of soccer-related knee injuries in teenaged girls
    Ashkan Kiani
    Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 170:43-9. 2010
    ..The number of injuries can be anticipated to increase because of the increasing popularity of the sport worldwide and the higher incidence of knee injuries among young females compared with males...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi No longer lost in translation: the art and science of sports injury prevention implementation research
    Caroline F Finch
    Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 45:1253-7. 2011
    ..Finally, a broad agenda for this emerging important field of sports medicine research is outlined...
  20. pmc Terminology and classification of muscle injuries in sport: the Munich consensus statement
    Hans Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt
    MW Center of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Munich and Football Club FC Bayern Munich, Munich, Germany
    Br J Sports Med 47:342-50. 2013
    ..To provide a clear terminology and classification of muscle injuries in order to facilitate effective communication among medical practitioners and development of systematic treatment strategies...
  21. pmc Increased versican content is associated with tendinosis pathology in the patellar tendon of athletes with jumper's knee
    A Scott
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:427-35. 2008
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  22. ncbi A return-to-sport algorithm for acute hamstring injuries
    Jurdan Mendiguchia
    Head of Rehabilitation Department at Athletic Club de Bilbao, Garaioltza 147 CP 48196, Lezama Bizkaia, Spain
    Phys Ther Sport 12:2-14. 2011
    ..We hope that this algorithm can serve as a foundation for future evidence based research and aid in the development of new objective and quantifiable testing methods...
  23. ncbi No injuries, but plenty of pain? On the methodology for recording overuse symptoms in sports
    R Bahr
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, PO Box 4014, Ullevaal Stadion, 0406 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 43:966-72. 2009
    ..In conclusion, new approaches are needed to develop more appropriate methodology to quantify overuse injuries in studies...
  24. ncbi Measurement of head impacts in collegiate football players: relationship between head impact biomechanics and acute clinical outcome after concussion
    Kevin M Guskiewicz
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Curriculum in Human Movement Science, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:1244-52; discussion 1252-3. 2007
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  25. ncbi Development of the STAR evaluation system for football helmets: integrating player head impact exposure and risk of concussion
    Steven Rowson
    Virginia Tech Wake Forest University, School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 39:2130-40. 2011
    ..The new STAR evaluation equation will provide consumers with a meaningful metric to assess the relative performance of football helmets...
  26. ncbi The incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injuries among competitive Alpine skiers: a 25-year investigation
    Nicolas Pujol
    Orthopaedic Department, Hopital Andre Mignot, Le Chesnay, France
    Am J Sports Med 35:1070-4. 2007
    ..Little is known about the evolution of anterior cruciate ligament injury rates among elite alpine skiers...
  27. ncbi Clinical predictors of time to return to competition and of recurrence following hamstring strain in elite Australian footballers
    Price Warren
    Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine, School of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 44:415-9. 2010
    ..To investigate early clinical predictors of time to return to competition and of recurrence following hamstring strain...
  28. pmc Risk management: FIFA's approach for protecting the health of football players
    Colin W Fuller
    FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, FIFA Strasse 20, PO Box 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 46:11-7. 2012
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  29. ncbi Intrinsic risk factors for hamstring injuries among male soccer players: a prospective cohort study
    Anders Hauge Engebretsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Ulleval Stadion, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Sports Med 38:1147-53. 2010
    ..It seems that previous injury and age are important risk factors, but the literature is limited. This study was conducted to see if we could identify intrinsic risk factors for hamstring injuries among male soccer players...
  30. ncbi No effect of extracorporeal shockwave therapy on patellar tendinopathy in jumping athletes during the competitive season: a randomized clinical trial
    Johannes Zwerver
    University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 39:1191-9. 2011
    ..Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) appears to be a promising treatment but its effectiveness has not been studied in athletes with patellar tendinopathy who have symptoms for 3 to 12 months and are still playing...
  31. ncbi A randomized controlled trial to prevent noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury in female collegiate soccer players
    Julie Gilchrist
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1476-83. 2008
    ..Neuromuscular and proprioceptive training programs can decrease noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries; however, they may be difficult to implement within an entire team or the community at large...
  32. ncbi Compliance with a comprehensive warm-up programme to prevent injuries in youth football
    Torbjørn Soligard
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, PO Box 4014, Ullevaal Stadion, 0806 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 44:787-93. 2010
    ..Participants' compliance, attitudes and beliefs have the potential to influence the efficacy of an intervention greatly...
  33. ncbi Mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament injury in World Cup alpine skiing: a systematic video analysis of 20 cases
    Tone Bere
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Am J Sports Med 39:1421-9. 2011
    ..There is limited insight into the mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in alpine skiing, particularly among professional ski racers...
  34. ncbi Sports injuries during the Summer Olympic Games 2008
    Astrid Junge
    FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre F MARC, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:2165-72. 2009
    ..Standardized assessment of sports injuries provides important epidemiological information and also directions for injury prevention...
  35. ncbi Effectiveness of a neuromuscular and proprioceptive training program in preventing anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female athletes: 2-year follow-up
    Bert R Mandelbaum
    MPT, Santa Monica Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Research Foundation, 1301 Twentieth Street, Suite 150, Santa Monica, CA 90404, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1003-10. 2005
    ..Among female athletes it has not been established whether a neuromuscular and proprioceptive sports-specific training program will consistently reduce the incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injuries...
  36. ncbi Proximal hamstring strains of stretching type in different sports: injury situations, clinical and magnetic resonance imaging characteristics, and return to sport
    Carl M Askling
    Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 36:1799-804. 2008
    ..Hamstring strains can be of at least 2 types, 1 occurring during high-speed running and the other during motions in which the hamstring muscles reach extreme lengths, as documented for sprinters and dancers...
  37. pmc Epidemiology of collegiate injuries for 15 sports: summary and recommendations for injury prevention initiatives
    Jennifer M Hootman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Athl Train 42:311-9. 2007
    ..To summarize 16 years of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) injury surveillance data for 15 sports and to identify potential modifiable risk factors to target for injury prevention initiatives...
  38. ncbi Is tendon pathology a continuum? A pathology model to explain the clinical presentation of load-induced tendinopathy
    J L Cook
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 43:409-16. 2009
    ..A new model of tendinopathy and thoughtful treatment implementation may improve outcomes for those with tendinopathy. This model is presented for evaluation by clinicians and researchers...
  39. pmc Epidemiology of injuries in the Australian Football League, seasons 1997-2000
    J Orchard
    University of Melbourne, Australia AFL Medical Officers Association, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 36:39-44. 2002
    ..To describe the epidemiology of injuries in the Australian Football League (AFL) over four seasons...
  40. ncbi Neuromuscular training for sports injury prevention: a systematic review
    Markus Hübscher
    Department of Sports Medicine, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:413-21. 2010
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  41. ncbi Return to play following muscle strains
    John Orchard
    University of New South Wales, Adelaide, Australia
    Clin J Sport Med 15:436-41. 2005
    ..To assess return to play strategies following muscle strains with the desired outcomes of decreased competition play lost and minimized risk for recurrent injury...
  42. pmc Cross national study of injury and social determinants in adolescents
    W Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Angada 3, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    Inj Prev 11:213-8. 2005
    ..To compare estimates of the prevalence of injury among adolescents in 35 countries, and to examine the consistency of associations cross nationally between socioeconomic status then drunkenness and the occurrence of adolescent injury...
  43. pmc An economic evaluation of a proprioceptive balance board training programme for the prevention of ankle sprains in volleyball
    E A L M Verhagen
    EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Sports Med 39:111-5. 2005
    ..To evaluate the cost effectiveness of a proprioceptive balance board training programme for the prevention of ankle sprains in volleyball...
  44. ncbi A meta-analysis of the incidence of anterior cruciate ligament tears as a function of gender, sport, and a knee injury-reduction regimen
    Chadwick C Prodromos
    Illinois Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Centers, Glenview, Illinois 60025, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1320-1325.e6. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to apply meta-analysis to the entire applicable literature to generate accurate estimates of the true incidences of ACL tear as a function of gender, sport, and injury-reduction training...
  45. ncbi The effectiveness of a neuromuscular prevention strategy to reduce injuries in youth soccer: a cluster-randomised controlled trial
    C A Emery
    Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport Medicine Centre, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N1N4, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 44:555-62. 2010
    ..Soccer is a leading sport for participation and injury in youth...
  46. ncbi Immediate neurocognitive effects of concussion
    Michael McCrea
    Neuropsychology Service, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188, USA
    Neurosurgery 50:1032-40; discussion 1040-2. 2002
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  47. ncbi Injury surveillance in multi-sport events: the International Olympic Committee approach
    A Junge
    FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre F MARC, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 42:413-21. 2008
    ..Numerous studies have evaluated sports injuries during the season, but few have focused on injuries during major sport events such as World Championships, World Cups or the Olympic Games...
  48. pmc Previous injury as a risk factor for injury in elite football: a prospective study over two consecutive seasons
    M Hägglund
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 58183 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 40:767-72. 2006
    ..Little is known about the natural variation in injury pattern between seasons...
  49. ncbi Sports injuries surveillance during the 2007 IAAF World Athletics Championships
    Juan Manuel Alonso
    Real Federación Española de Atletismo, Servicios Médicos, Madrid, Spain
    Clin J Sport Med 19:26-32. 2009
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  50. ncbi Cumulative effects of concussion in high school athletes
    Michael W Collins
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3200 S Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:1175-9; discussion 1180-1. 2002
    ..The current study was conducted to investigate the relationship between concussion history in high school athletes and the on-field presentation of symptoms after subsequent concussion...
  51. pmc Use of platelet-rich plasma for the treatment of refractory jumper's knee
    Giuseppe Filardo
    Department of Orthopedic and Sports Trauma, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Int Orthop 34:909-15. 2010
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  52. ncbi The long-term consequence of anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus injuries: osteoarthritis
    L Stefan Lohmander
    Department of Orthopaedics, Clinical Sciences Lund, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 35:1756-69. 2007
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  53. ncbi The effect of a proprioceptive balance board training program for the prevention of ankle sprains: a prospective controlled trial
    Evert Verhagen
    EMGO Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 32:1385-93. 2004
    ..Ankle sprains are the most common injuries in a variety of sports...
  54. pmc Exercises to prevent lower limb injuries in youth sports: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Odd Egil Olsen
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, 0806 Oslo, Norway
    BMJ 330:449. 2005
    ..To investigate the effect of a structured warm-up programme designed to reduce the incidence of knee and ankle injuries in young people participating in sports...
  55. ncbi Prevention of hamstring strains in elite soccer: an intervention study
    A Arnason
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:40-8. 2008
    ..These results should be verified in randomized clinical trials...
  56. pmc Epidemiology of fractures in children and adolescents
    Erik M Hedström
    Division of Surgery and Perioperative Science, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 81:148-53. 2010
    ..We present the fracture pattern in a population of youths <or= 19 years of age, who were seen at Umeå University Hospital, Sweden...
  57. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging parameters for assessing risk of recurrent hamstring injuries in elite athletes
    George Koulouris
    Department of Medical Imaging, Victoria House Hospital, Prahran, Australia
    Am J Sports Med 35:1500-6. 2007
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  58. pmc Prevention of acute knee injuries in adolescent female football players: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMJ 344:e3042. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of neuromuscular training in reducing the rate of acute knee injury in adolescent female football players...
  59. ncbi The relationship of hamstrings and quadriceps strength to anterior cruciate ligament injury in female athletes
    Gregory D Myer
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:3-8. 2009
    ..The primary hypothesis was that there would be decreased knee flexor and increased knee extensor strength in female athletes who went on to ACL injured status (FACL) compared to uninjured female (FC) and male (MC) control subjects...
  60. pmc Head impact exposure in youth football
    Ray W Daniel
    Center for Injury Biomechanics, Virginia Tech Wake Forest University, 440 ICTAS Building, Stanger St, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:976-81. 2012
    ..In order to minimize these most severe head impacts, youth football practices should be modified to eliminate high impact drills that do not replicate the game situations...
  61. ncbi 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
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  62. ncbi Preventing injuries in female youth football--a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    K Steffen
    Department of Sports Medicine, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:605-14. 2008
    ..In conclusion, we observed no effect of the injury prevention program on the injury rate, most likely because the compliance with the program was low...
  63. ncbi Validation of concussion risk curves for collegiate football players derived from HITS data
    James R Funk
    Biodynamic Research Corporation, 5711 University Heights Blvd, Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78249, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 40:79-89. 2012
    ..These analyses demonstrate that simple biomechanical parameters that can be measured by the HIT System possess a high level of power for predicting concussion...
  64. ncbi Effect of neuromuscular warm-up on injuries in female soccer and basketball athletes in urban public high schools: cluster randomized controlled trial
    Cynthia R Labella
    Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:1033-40. 2011
    ..To determine the effectiveness of coach-led neuromuscular warm-up on reducing lower extremity (LE) injuries in female athletes in a mixed-ethnicity, predominantly low-income, urban population...
  65. pmc Effect of bodychecking on rate of injuries among minor hockey players
    Michael D Cusimano
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Open Med 5:e57-64. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine whether lowering the legal age of bodychecking from 11 to 9 years affected the numbers of all hockey-related injuries and of those specifically related to bodychecking among minor hockey players in Ontario...
  66. ncbi Getting sports injury prevention on to public health agendas - addressing the shortfalls in current information sources
    Caroline F Finch
    Australian Centre for Research into Sports Injury and its Prevention, Monash Injury Research Institute, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:70-4. 2012
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  67. ncbi A four-season prospective study of muscle strain reoccurrences in a professional football club
    Christopher Carling
    LOSC Lille Metropole Football Club, Domain de Luchin, Camphin en Pevele, France
    Res Sports Med 19:92-102. 2011
    ..6% of all reoccurrences). Mean layoff for nonreoccurrences and recurrences was similar: approximately 7.5 days. These results provide greater insight into the extent of the problem of recurrent muscle strains in professional football...
  68. ncbi Preventive effect of eccentric training on acute hamstring injuries in men's soccer: a cluster-randomized controlled trial
    Jesper Petersen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Amager Hospital, Italiensvej 1, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Sports Med 39:2296-303. 2011
    ..The incidence of acute hamstring injuries is high in several sports, including the different forms of football...
  69. ncbi SLAP tears of the glenoid labrum in contact athletes
    Lennard Funk
    Hope Hospital, Salford, United Kingdom
    Clin J Sport Med 17:1-4. 2007
    ..To describe the distribution and clinical presentation of labral injuries in rugby players and the time taken for them to return to sports...
  70. ncbi Temporal window of metabolic brain vulnerability to concussion: a pilot 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopic study in concussed athletes--part III
    Roberto Vagnozzi
    Department of Neurosciences, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurgery 62:1286-95; discussion 1295-6. 2008
    ..In the present study, the occurrence of the temporal window of brain vulnerability was evaluated in concussed athletes by measuring N-acetylaspartate (NAA) using proton magnetic resonance (H-MR) spectroscopy...
  71. ncbi Effects of sports injury prevention training on the biomechanical risk factors of anterior cruciate ligament injury in high school female basketball players
    Bee Oh Lim
    Sports Science Institute, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Sports Med 37:1728-34. 2009
    ..Female athletes have a higher risk of anterior cruciate ligament injury than their male counterparts who play at similar levels in sports involving pivoting and landing...
  72. ncbi Injury-prevention priorities according to playing position in professional rugby union players
    J H M Brooks
    Rugby Football Union, Rugby House, Rugby Road, Twickenham TW1 1DS, UK
    Br J Sports Med 45:765-75. 2011
    ..To examine the match injury profile of professional rugby union players by individual playing position...
  73. ncbi 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...
  74. ncbi Treatment of stress fractures: the fundamentals
    William Glenn Raasch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Clin Sports Med 25:29-36, vii. 2006
    ..Different treatment modalities including ultrasound and electromagnetic fields are addressed, with an emphasis on literature support...
  75. ncbi Injuries among male and female World Cup alpine skiers
    T W Flørenes
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, PB 4014 Ullevål Stadion, N 0806 Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 43:973-8. 2009
    ..Limited knowledge exists on injuries among professional alpine skiers...
  76. pmc Injuries and illnesses of football players during the 2010 FIFA World Cup
    Jiri Dvorak
    Fédération Internationale de Football Association, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 45:626-30. 2011
    ..The incidence and characteristics of football injuries during matches in top-level international tournaments are well documented, but training injuries and illnesses during this period have rarely been studied...
  77. ncbi Type V collagen genotype and exercise-related phenotype relationships: a novel hypothesis
    Malcolm Collins
    UCT MRC Research Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine, Department of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town and the South African Medical Research Council, Newlands 7925, South Africa
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 39:191-8. 2011
    ..We therefore hypothesize that variants in the COL5A1 gene alter fibril architecture and structure and, thereby, mechanical properties...
  78. 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...
  79. ncbi The relation between post concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance in concussed athletes
    Vanessa C Fazio
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:207-16. 2007
    ..This study underscores the importance of neurocognitive testing in the assessment of concussion sequelae and recovery...
  80. ncbi Stress fractures in runners
    Mark A Harrast
    Seattle Marathon, 1530 Westlake Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98019, USA
    Clin Sports Med 29:399-416. 2010
    ....
  81. ncbi Epidemiology of National Football League training camp injuries from 1998 to 2007
    Brian T Feeley
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1597-603. 2008
    ..Football is one of the leading causes of athletic-related injuries. Injury rates and patterns of the training camp period of the National Football League are unknown...
  82. ncbi Stress fractures in the lower extremity. The importance of increasing awareness amongst radiologists
    Ferco H Berger
    Department of Radiology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam ZO, The Netherlands
    Eur J Radiol 62:16-26. 2007
    ..CT can be beneficial in a limited number of patients, but should not be used routinely...
  83. ncbi Reliability of the landing error scoring system-real time, a clinical assessment tool of jump-landing biomechanics
    Darin A Padua
    Dept of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Sport Rehabil 20:145-56. 2011
    ..One limitation of this tool is that it cannot be assessed in real time and requires the use of video cameras...
  84. ncbi The epidemiology of injuries in English youth community rugby union
    Christine M Haseler
    The Centre for Health and Exercise Science, The University of Bath, Bath, UK
    Br J Sports Med 44:1093-9. 2010
    ..Injuries in youth rugby may have consequences for sports participation and physical development. The authors performed a prospective cohort study of injuries during youth community rugby...
  85. ncbi Correlation between two-dimensional video analysis and subjective assessment in evaluating knee control among elite female team handball players
    Silje Stensrud
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sports Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 45:589-95. 2011
    ..These results indicate that subjective assessment can be used to screen for poor knee control and that both SLS and VDJ tests should be used in screening athletes for poor knee control...
  86. pmc Summary and agreement statement of the 2nd International Conference on Concussion in Sport, Prague 2004
    P McCrory
    Center for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine and The Brain Research Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 39:196-204. 2005
    ..It resulted in a revision and update of the Vienna consensus recommendations, which are presented here...
  87. ncbi Deficits in neuromuscular control of the trunk predict knee injury risk: a prospective biomechanical-epidemiologic study
    Bohdanna T Zazulak
    Department of Rehabilitation Services, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1123-30. 2007
    ..Female athletes are at significantly greater risk of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury than male athletes in the same high-risk sports. Decreased trunk (core) neuromuscular control may compromise dynamic knee stability...
  88. ncbi Concussion in professional football: repeat injuries--part 4
    Elliot J Pellman
    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Committee, National Football League, New York, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:860-73; discussion 873-6. 2004
    ..A 6-year study was conducted to determine the signs, symptoms, and management of repeat concussion in National Football League players...
  89. ncbi Sports injuries and illnesses during the Winter Olympic Games 2010
    Lars Engebretsen
    IOC Medical Commission, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 44:772-80. 2010
    ..Identification of high-risk sports, including their most common and severe injuries and illnesses, will facilitate the identification of sports and athletes at risk at an early stage...
  90. ncbi A prospective functional MR imaging study of mild traumatic brain injury in college football players
    Kelly J Jantzen
    Florida Atlantic University, Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, Boca Raton, 33431, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 25:738-45. 2004
    ..We used a prospective, functional neuroimaging approach to assess sports-related concussion in which imaging was performed before injury so that brain changes resulting from concussion could be better understood...
  91. ncbi Measurement of head impacts in collegiate football players: an investigation of positional and event-type differences
    Jason P Mihalik
    Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Curriculum in Human Movement Science, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:1229-35; discussion 1235. 2007
    ..We also sought to identify whether or not any associations existed between high-magnitude impacts and location of head impacts...
  92. ncbi 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...
  93. ncbi Sports injuries and illnesses in the 2009 FINA World Championships (Aquatics)
    Margo Mountjoy
    McMaster University Hamilton, Hamilton, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 44:522-7. 2010
    ..Analysis of injury and illness prevalence in elite sport provides the basis for the development of prevention programmes...
  94. 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...
  95. ncbi 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...
  96. pmc Clinical risk factors for hamstring muscle strain injury: a prospective study with correlation of injury by magnetic resonance imaging
    G M Verrall
    SPORTSMED SA Sports Medicine Clinic, Adelaide, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 35:435-9; discussion 440. 2001
    ..To prospectively establish risk factors for hamstring muscle strain injury using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to define the diagnosis of posterior thigh injury...
  97. ncbi Football injuries during FIFA tournaments and the Olympic Games, 1998-2001: development and implementation of an injury-reporting system
    Astrid Junge
    F MARC, FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 32:80S-9S. 2004
    ....
  98. ncbi No effect of a graded training program on the number of running-related injuries in novice runners: a randomized controlled trial
    Ida Buist
    University Center for Sport, Exercise and Health, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 36:33-9. 2008
    ..Although running has positive effects on health and fitness, the incidence of a running-related injury (RRI) is high. Research on prevention of RRI is scarce; to date, no studies have involved novice runners...
  99. ncbi Risk factors for lower extremity injuries among male marathon runners
    M van Middelkoop
    Department of General Practice, Erasmus MC, CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:691-7. 2008
    ..Other training characteristics appear to have little or no effect on future injuries...
  100. ncbi Neurometabolic changes in the acute phase after sports concussions correlate with symptom severity
    Luke C Henry
    Centre de Recherche en Neuropsychologie et Cognition, Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 27:65-76. 2010
    ....
  101. ncbi Hamstring injury in athletes: using MR imaging measurements to compare extent of muscle injury with amount of time lost from competition
    John P Slavotinek
    Department of Medical Imaging, Flinders Medical Centre, Flinders Dr, Bedford Park, Adelaide, South Australia 5042, Australia
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1621-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine relationships between MR imaging measurements of the extent of hamstring injury and the amount of time lost from competition in a group of athletes...

Research Grants61

  1. PROMOTING HEALTHY LIFESTYLES--ALTERNATIVE MODELS EFFECT
    Diane Elliot; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study will compare the two health promotion paradigms and provide an understanding of how, and under what conditions behavior change can occur and be maintained. ..
  2. PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ANKLE INJURY RISK FACTORS
    Bruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..from Investigator's abstract) Ankle ligament injuries are extremely common, accounting for up to 28% of all athletic injuries. However, little is known about risk factors for these injuries or for susceptibility to repeated injuries ..
  3. MINOR SPORTS INJURIES AS PROXY MEASURES OF MAJOR INJURY
    Polly Bijur; Fiscal Year: 1992
    The purpose of this project is to study the use of minor sports injuries as proxy measures for more serious athletic injuries in late adolescence...
  4. NORTH CAROLINA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC INJURY
    Frederick Mueller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..and ultimately to make specific recommendations aimed at reducing the number and severity of high school athletic injuries. The investigators state that any health problem that affects over one-half of the five to six million male ..
  5. fMRI and Sports-Related Concussion
    Mark Lovell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of this study also will help determine which medications or other therapies are most likely to benefit victims of concussion in subsequent therapeutic trials. ..
  6. REHABILITATION ADHERENCE AND ACL RECONSTRUCTION OUTCOME
    Britton Brewer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings from the proposed study will have implications for rehabilitation practices following ACL reconstruction. ..
  7. Behavioral Multimedia for ACL Reconstructive Surgery
    Britton Brewer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Successful performance of the CD-ROM and audio recordings in Phase II will result in a product ready for marketing to orthopedic patients and professionals in Phase III. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Prevention of Neck Injuries in Older Adults During Rear Motor Vehicle Collsions
    PAUL IVANCIC; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The proposed project will provide important research-based data that may form the basis for future safety standards and help to decrease the frequency and severity of neck injuries in older adults, thus benefiting society. ..
  9. RCT Methylphenidate & Memory/Attention Training in Traumatic Brain Injury
    Thomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Further, it will help to clarify underlying neural mechanisms and suggest additional treatment possibilities. ..
  10. DOPAMINERGIC MODULATION WORKING MEMORY TBI--FMRI STUDY
    Thomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Performance and fMRI visualized activation of WM circuitry will be characterized at baseline (on placebo) and following administration of a dopamine agonist. ..
  11. Role of Candidate Alleles in Cognitive Outcome After TBI
    Thomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Effect of Biomechanical Force Exposure on Cognition & Brain Activation in Student
    Thomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Impact parameters will be directly measured using helmet-based accelerometer units. ..
  13. TRAINING IN ORTHOPAEDIC SCIENCE
    Bruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, one of our primary goals in developing this grant application is to do our part in improving, if not correcting, this problem. ..
  14. Pathogenesis-Prevention of Post-Traumatic OA
    Joseph Buckwalter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  15. IDENTIFYING FEMALE ATHLETES AT HIGH RISK FOR ACL INJURY
    Timothy Hewett; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Biomarkers of Cartilage Metabolism and OA
    Bruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Central Adaptations to Creatine Supplementation in Older Men and Women
    ERIC RAWSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Feasibility Study of Soccer Injuries
    Melissa Schiff; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings from this research will be used to for the development of a large, prospective cohort study to evaluate potentially modifiable risk factors for injury among female youth soccer players. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. BICITY STUDY OF CLUB DRUG USE, ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Such efforts, considered mundane to many in the drug abuse field, are critical at this early stage of the club drug epidemic. ..
  20. Hormone Mediated Knee Joint Laxity and Neuromechanics
    SANDRA SHULTZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  21. The Development of Eating Disorders in Males and Females
    Alison Field; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Moreover, since this is the only large prospective cohort study to assess the development of eating disorders in males, our results will make a lasting contribution to the field. ..
  22. Prevention of HIV & STD's in Drug Using Women
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..6. Disseminate findings to the scientific community, practitioners and community members. ..
  23. CONSEQUENCES AND CORRELATES OF WEIGHT FLUCTUATIONS
    Alison Field; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Conversely, if only unintentional weight loss is associated with increased risk, then the current recommendations for overweight people to lose weight or at least not gain weight would be appropriate. ..
  24. PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF THROMBOEMBOLIC STROKE
    W Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Neuroprotective strategies that may be given to patients with stroke risk factors to prevent the initiation of stroke will be tested. ..
  25. WOMENS ALCOHOL/HIV PEER INTERVENTION
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Other measures that affect behavior change and HIV incidence will be evaluated such as symptoms of depression, PTSD, gambling, and antisocial personality disorder. (4) The intervention and findings will be disseminated to the community. ..
  26. Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain Injury
    Jeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  27. Carpal Kinematics During Functional Tasks
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Understanding how the carpus and distal forearm function is crucial to reducing work-related upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders. ..
  28. Prescription Drug Misuse, Abuse and Dependence
    Linda B Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..5) Share findings with the Missouri Statewide Epidemiology Work Group, the NIDA Community Epidemiology Work Group, and the DSM-V and ICD XI Substance Related Disorders Committees. ..
  29. Enrolling and Retaining Female Offenders in HIV Trials
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..5. Disseminate the PPCMI model and findings locally, nationally and internationally. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. MRI T2 Mapping of Cartilage for Diagnosis of Early OA
    Timothy Mosher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  31. Epidemiology of Jump-landing Movements and ACL Injury
    Stephen Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Unlike some of the anatomical and hormonal risk factors discussed in the literature, neuromuscular risk factors are readily modifiable and are amenable to intervention. ..
  32. Emotional Reactivity: A Trigger of Atrial Fibrillation
    Rachel Lampert; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Determining triggers of AF, and identifying individuals at increased risk of recurrence, may lead to future therapeutic interventions aimed at decreasing the effects of triggers on the individual patient. ..
  33. Detecting Axonal Damage After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    Jeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  34. 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the Carpus
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These discoveries will lead to new treatments for wrist disease and trauma, which affect men and women of all ages, and account for significant medical expenses and lost productivity each year. ..
  35. Basic Science of Tendon To Bone Healing
    Asheesh Bedi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY MODELS
    David F Meaney; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Using the information of receptor activation, the investigators will develop and test treatment strategies to reduce neuronal death following traumatic brain injury. ..
  37. Deconstructing HIV Interventions for Female Offenders
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3. Synthesize the results of aims 1 and 2 to revise our intervention specifically for female drug using offenders at high risk for HIV/AIDS, for a future study of behavior change. ..
  38. Weight cycling and mortality in women
    Alison Field; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  39. 23rd - 27th Annual National Neurotrauma Symposium
    W Dietrich; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, there are two sessions for open communications as well as a panel discussions led by Women in Neurotrauma Research. Specific information regarding the organization of future meetings is also discussed. ..
  40. PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICS
    Linda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..to train individuals to maintain the highest ethical standards in their academic community and profession. The experience of the Training Director and Co-Directors bodes well for the continued success of this program. ..
  41. Work injury and young people: A prospective survey
    F Breslin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..No study to date has examined the impact of work injuries on earnings losses among young workers, thereby addressing a notable gap in this research area. ..
  42. GTPase Activating Proteins in Aging and Osteoarthritis
    Lisa Fortier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We anticipate that these findings will facilitate identification of target molecules for development of therapeutics modalities for OA. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. Homicide During Robbery: A Case-Control Study
    Stephen Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results of this study will assist in targeting prevention resources to specific high-risk workplaces and neighborhoods. ..
  44. A new technology for engineering axonal growth
    David Meaney; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Once developed, we use this to propose a series of studies on how a specific cytoskeletal component (neurofilaments) may be a key limiting factor in controlling the growth rate with this technique. ..
  45. Outcomes of Traumatic Brain Injury
    Heather Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition to publications, data from this mentored research will be used to develop additional, independent research awards. ..
  46. Intervention to Increase Safety Belt Use in ED Patients
    William Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..e. the "teachable moment"). ..
  47. Brief Intervention to Reduce Alcohol Use in ED patients
    William Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e. routine care). ..
  48. Weight Maintenance among Youth and Middle-Aged Women
    Alison Field; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  49. Weight Control and Weight Change Among Adolescent
    Alison Field; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Health Promotion Intervention:Sedentary Care Patients
    Kerry Kuehl; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Outcomes will be assessed using repeated measures design. Relationships among mediators, the intervention, and the outcome measures will be identified. ..
  51. NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IN VIVO CARPAL BONE MOTION
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our goal is to generate information that will improve the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of wrist injury. ..
  52. Structural Correlates of Knee Pain
    David Felson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  53. IGNITE Investigation to Guide New Insights for Translational Effectiveness
    DIANE LOUISE ELLIOT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Once the roadmap for translation is established, extending it broadly to the 30,000 fire departments across the U.S. would allow almost $1 billion dollars a year to be saved and channeled into providing other jobs and services. ..
  54. Promoting Healthy Living: Assessing More Effects
    Diane Elliot; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We welcome the opportunity to continue our collaborations with other health promotion researchers in address compelling questions and advancing these critical aspects of our nation's health. ..
  55. IMPROVING GAIT AND FUNCTION IN CP BY STRENGTHENING THE ANKLE
    Jack Engsberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will reduce, postpone, or eliminate other procedures that are more debilitating and costly. The present investigation will prepare the PIs to conduct a randomized clinical trial to test their hypotheses. ..
  56. COMPARISON OF RECTIFIED AND UNRECTIFIED AMPUTEE SOCKETS
    Jack Engsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  57. SPASTICITY AND STRENGTH AS INDICATORS FOR RHIZOTOMY
    Jack Engsberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It will also compare the efficacy of 3 modes of treatment for CP: SDR with intensive PT, intensive PT without SDR, and standard intervention. ..
  58. Ankle Strengthening to Improve Gait and Function in CP
    Jack Engsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In the second component, both the pre- and post-intervention measures, and the weekly monitoring of spasticity and tightness, will determine if potential changes could be a concern for the future clinical trial. ..