Genomes and Genes
Summary: Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.
Publications337 found, 100 shown here
- Injury incidence and injury patterns in professional football: the UEFA injury studyJ 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...
- Hamstring muscle injuries in professional football: the correlation of MRI findings with return to playJan 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...
- Ultrasound of musclesP 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...
- A new framework for research leading to sports injury preventionCaroline 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...
- Rotational head kinematics in football impacts: an injury risk function for concussionSteven 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...
- 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...
- Frequency and location of head impact exposures in individual collegiate football playersJoseph 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...
- Hamstring strain injuries: factors that lead to injury and re-injuryDavid 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...
- Performance aspects of an injury prevention program: a ten-week intervention in adolescent female football playersK 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...
- Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuriesC 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...
- 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 ratesEduard 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...
- Risk factors for injuries in footballArni 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...
- Concussion in professional football: reconstruction of game impacts and injuriesElliot 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...
- Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a National Football League playerBennet 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...
- A dynamic model of etiology in sport injury: the recursive nature of risk and causationWillem 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...
- Incidence, risk, and prevention of hamstring muscle injuries in professional rugby unionJohn 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...
- Prevention of soccer-related knee injuries in teenaged girlsAshkan 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...
- Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures for studies of injuries in rugby unionColin 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...
- No longer lost in translation: the art and science of sports injury prevention implementation researchCaroline 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...
- Terminology and classification of muscle injuries in sport: the Munich consensus statementHans 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...
- Increased versican content is associated with tendinosis pathology in the patellar tendon of athletes with jumper's kneeA Scott
Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:427-35. 2008....
- A return-to-sport algorithm for acute hamstring injuriesJurdan 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...
- No injuries, but plenty of pain? On the methodology for recording overuse symptoms in sportsR 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...
- Measurement of head impacts in collegiate football players: relationship between head impact biomechanics and acute clinical outcome after concussionKevin 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....
- Development of the STAR evaluation system for football helmets: integrating player head impact exposure and risk of concussionSteven 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...
- The incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injuries among competitive Alpine skiers: a 25-year investigationNicolas 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...
- Clinical predictors of time to return to competition and of recurrence following hamstring strain in elite Australian footballersPrice 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...
- Risk management: FIFA's approach for protecting the health of football playersColin W Fuller
FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, FIFA Strasse 20, PO Box 8044 Zurich, Switzerland
Br J Sports Med 46:11-7. 2012....
- Intrinsic risk factors for hamstring injuries among male soccer players: a prospective cohort studyAnders 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...
- No effect of extracorporeal shockwave therapy on patellar tendinopathy in jumping athletes during the competitive season: a randomized clinical trialJohannes 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...
- A randomized controlled trial to prevent noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury in female collegiate soccer playersJulie 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...
- Compliance with a comprehensive warm-up programme to prevent injuries in youth footballTorbjørn 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...
- Mechanisms of anterior cruciate ligament injury in World Cup alpine skiing: a systematic video analysis of 20 casesTone 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...
- Sports injuries during the Summer Olympic Games 2008Astrid 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...
- Effectiveness of a neuromuscular and proprioceptive training program in preventing anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female athletes: 2-year follow-upBert 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...
- Proximal hamstring strains of stretching type in different sports: injury situations, clinical and magnetic resonance imaging characteristics, and return to sportCarl 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...
- Epidemiology of collegiate injuries for 15 sports: summary and recommendations for injury prevention initiativesJennifer 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...
- Is tendon pathology a continuum? A pathology model to explain the clinical presentation of load-induced tendinopathyJ 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...
- Epidemiology of injuries in the Australian Football League, seasons 1997-2000J 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...
- Neuromuscular training for sports injury prevention: a systematic reviewMarkus Hübscher
Department of Sports Medicine, Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany
Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:413-21. 2010....
- Return to play following muscle strainsJohn 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...
- Cross national study of injury and social determinants in adolescentsW 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...
- An economic evaluation of a proprioceptive balance board training programme for the prevention of ankle sprains in volleyballE 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...
- A meta-analysis of the incidence of anterior cruciate ligament tears as a function of gender, sport, and a knee injury-reduction regimenChadwick 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...
- The effectiveness of a neuromuscular prevention strategy to reduce injuries in youth soccer: a cluster-randomised controlled trialC 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...
- Immediate neurocognitive effects of concussionMichael McCrea
Neuropsychology Service, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53188, USA
Neurosurgery 50:1032-40; discussion 1040-2. 2002....
- Injury surveillance in multi-sport events: the International Olympic Committee approachA 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...
- Previous injury as a risk factor for injury in elite football: a prospective study over two consecutive seasonsM 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...
- Sports injuries surveillance during the 2007 IAAF World Athletics ChampionshipsJuan Manuel Alonso
Real Federación Española de Atletismo, Servicios Médicos, Madrid, Spain
Clin J Sport Med 19:26-32. 2009....
- Cumulative effects of concussion in high school athletesMichael 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...
- Use of platelet-rich plasma for the treatment of refractory jumper's kneeGiuseppe Filardo
Department of Orthopedic and Sports Trauma, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
Int Orthop 34:909-15. 2010....
- The long-term consequence of anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus injuries: osteoarthritisL Stefan Lohmander
Department of Orthopaedics, Clinical Sciences Lund, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Am J Sports Med 35:1756-69. 2007....
- The effect of a proprioceptive balance board training program for the prevention of ankle sprains: a prospective controlled trialEvert 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...
- Exercises to prevent lower limb injuries in youth sports: cluster randomised controlled trialOdd 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...
- Prevention of hamstring strains in elite soccer: an intervention studyA 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...
- Epidemiology of fractures in children and adolescentsErik 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...
- Magnetic resonance imaging parameters for assessing risk of recurrent hamstring injuries in elite athletesGeorge Koulouris
Department of Medical Imaging, Victoria House Hospital, Prahran, Australia
Am J Sports Med 35:1500-6. 2007....
- Prevention of acute knee injuries in adolescent female football players: cluster randomised controlled trialMarkus 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...
- The relationship of hamstrings and quadriceps strength to anterior cruciate ligament injury in female athletesGregory 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...
- Head impact exposure in youth footballRay 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...
- A framework for recording recurrences, reinjuries, and exacerbations in injury surveillanceColin W Fuller
Centre for Sports Medicine, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
Clin J Sport Med 17:197-200. 2007....
- Preventing injuries in female youth football--a cluster-randomized controlled trialK 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...
- Validation of concussion risk curves for collegiate football players derived from HITS dataJames 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...
- Effect of neuromuscular warm-up on injuries in female soccer and basketball athletes in urban public high schools: cluster randomized controlled trialCynthia 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...
- Effect of bodychecking on rate of injuries among minor hockey playersMichael 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...
- Getting sports injury prevention on to public health agendas - addressing the shortfalls in current information sourcesCaroline 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....
- A four-season prospective study of muscle strain reoccurrences in a professional football clubChristopher 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...
- Preventive effect of eccentric training on acute hamstring injuries in men's soccer: a cluster-randomized controlled trialJesper 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...
- SLAP tears of the glenoid labrum in contact athletesLennard 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...
- Temporal window of metabolic brain vulnerability to concussion: a pilot 1H-magnetic resonance spectroscopic study in concussed athletes--part IIIRoberto 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...
- Effects of sports injury prevention training on the biomechanical risk factors of anterior cruciate ligament injury in high school female basketball playersBee 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...
- Injury-prevention priorities according to playing position in professional rugby union playersJ 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...
- Risk of injury associated with body checking among youth ice hockey playersCarolyn 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...
- Treatment of stress fractures: the fundamentalsWilliam 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...
- Injuries among male and female World Cup alpine skiersT 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...
- Injuries and illnesses of football players during the 2010 FIFA World CupJiri 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...
- Type V collagen genotype and exercise-related phenotype relationships: a novel hypothesisMalcolm 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...
- Quantifying the functional rehabilitation of injured football playersC 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...
- The relation between post concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance in concussed athletesVanessa 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...
- Stress fractures in runnersMark A Harrast
Seattle Marathon, 1530 Westlake Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98019, USA
Clin Sports Med 29:399-416. 2010....
- Epidemiology of National Football League training camp injuries from 1998 to 2007Brian 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...
- Stress fractures in the lower extremity. The importance of increasing awareness amongst radiologistsFerco 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...
- Reliability of the landing error scoring system-real time, a clinical assessment tool of jump-landing biomechanicsDarin 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...
- The epidemiology of injuries in English youth community rugby unionChristine 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...
- Correlation between two-dimensional video analysis and subjective assessment in evaluating knee control among elite female team handball playersSilje 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...
- Summary and agreement statement of the 2nd International Conference on Concussion in Sport, Prague 2004P 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...
- Deficits in neuromuscular control of the trunk predict knee injury risk: a prospective biomechanical-epidemiologic studyBohdanna 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...
- Concussion in professional football: repeat injuries--part 4Elliot 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...
- Sports injuries and illnesses during the Winter Olympic Games 2010Lars 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...
- A prospective functional MR imaging study of mild traumatic brain injury in college football playersKelly 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...
- Measurement of head impacts in collegiate football players: an investigation of positional and event-type differencesJason 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...
- Managing the risk of injury in sportColin 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...
- 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...
- 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 injuriesColin 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...
- Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuriesColin 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...
- Clinical risk factors for hamstring muscle strain injury: a prospective study with correlation of injury by magnetic resonance imagingG 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...
- Football injuries during FIFA tournaments and the Olympic Games, 1998-2001: development and implementation of an injury-reporting systemAstrid Junge
F MARC, FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre, Zurich, Switzerland
Am J Sports Med 32:80S-9S. 2004....
- No effect of a graded training program on the number of running-related injuries in novice runners: a randomized controlled trialIda 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...
- Risk factors for lower extremity injuries among male marathon runnersM 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...
- Neurometabolic changes in the acute phase after sports concussions correlate with symptom severityLuke C Henry
Centre de Recherche en Neuropsychologie et Cognition, Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Neurotrauma 27:65-76. 2010....
- Hamstring injury in athletes: using MR imaging measurements to compare extent of muscle injury with amount of time lost from competitionJohn 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...
- PROMOTING HEALTHY LIFESTYLES--ALTERNATIVE MODELS EFFECTDiane 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. ..
- PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ANKLE INJURY RISK FACTORSBruce 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 ..
- MINOR SPORTS INJURIES AS PROXY MEASURES OF MAJOR INJURYPolly Bijur; Fiscal Year: 1992The purpose of this project is to study the use of minor sports injuries as proxy measures for more serious athletic injuries in late adolescence...
- NORTH CAROLINA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC INJURYFrederick 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 ..
- fMRI and Sports-Related ConcussionMark 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. ..
- REHABILITATION ADHERENCE AND ACL RECONSTRUCTION OUTCOMEBritton Brewer; Fiscal Year: 2002..Findings from the proposed study will have implications for rehabilitation practices following ACL reconstruction. ..
- Behavioral Multimedia for ACL Reconstructive SurgeryBritton 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]..
- Prevention of Neck Injuries in Older Adults During Rear Motor Vehicle CollsionsPAUL 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. ..
- RCT Methylphenidate & Memory/Attention Training in Traumatic Brain InjuryThomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2010..Further, it will help to clarify underlying neural mechanisms and suggest additional treatment possibilities. ..
- DOPAMINERGIC MODULATION WORKING MEMORY TBI--FMRI STUDYThomas 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. ..
- Role of Candidate Alleles in Cognitive Outcome After TBIThomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effect of Biomechanical Force Exposure on Cognition & Brain Activation in StudentThomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2009..Impact parameters will be directly measured using helmet-based accelerometer units. ..
- TRAINING IN ORTHOPAEDIC SCIENCEBruce 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. ..
- Pathogenesis-Prevention of Post-Traumatic OAJoseph Buckwalter; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- IDENTIFYING FEMALE ATHLETES AT HIGH RISK FOR ACL INJURYTimothy Hewett; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Biomarkers of Cartilage Metabolism and OABruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Central Adaptations to Creatine Supplementation in Older Men and WomenERIC RAWSON; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Feasibility Study of Soccer InjuriesMelissa 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]..
- BICITY STUDY OF CLUB DRUG USE, ABUSE AND DEPENDENCELinda 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. ..
- Hormone Mediated Knee Joint Laxity and NeuromechanicsSANDRA SHULTZ; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- The Development of Eating Disorders in Males and FemalesAlison 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. ..
- Prevention of HIV & STD's in Drug Using WomenLinda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2006..6. Disseminate findings to the scientific community, practitioners and community members. ..
- CONSEQUENCES AND CORRELATES OF WEIGHT FLUCTUATIONSAlison 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. ..
- PATHOPHYSIOLOGY OF THROMBOEMBOLIC STROKEW 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. ..
- WOMENS ALCOHOL/HIV PEER INTERVENTIONLinda 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. ..
- Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain InjuryJeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Carpal Kinematics During Functional TasksJoseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2008..Understanding how the carpus and distal forearm function is crucial to reducing work-related upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders. ..
- Prescription Drug Misuse, Abuse and DependenceLinda 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. ..
- Enrolling and Retaining Female Offenders in HIV TrialsLinda Cottler; Fiscal Year: 2008..5. Disseminate the PPCMI model and findings locally, nationally and internationally. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MRI T2 Mapping of Cartilage for Diagnosis of Early OATimothy Mosher; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Epidemiology of Jump-landing Movements and ACL InjuryStephen 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. ..
- Emotional Reactivity: A Trigger of Atrial FibrillationRachel 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. ..
- Detecting Axonal Damage After Mild Traumatic Brain InjuryJeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the CarpusJoseph 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. ..
- Basic Science of Tendon To Bone HealingAsheesh Bedi; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- BIOMECHANICAL ANALYSIS OF TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY MODELSDavid 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. ..
- Deconstructing HIV Interventions for Female OffendersLinda 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. ..
- Weight cycling and mortality in womenAlison Field; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- 23rd - 27th Annual National Neurotrauma SymposiumW 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. ..
- PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY AND BIOSTATISTICSLinda 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. ..
- Work injury and young people: A prospective surveyF 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. ..
- GTPase Activating Proteins in Aging and OsteoarthritisLisa 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]..
- Homicide During Robbery: A Case-Control StudyStephen Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results of this study will assist in targeting prevention resources to specific high-risk workplaces and neighborhoods. ..
- A new technology for engineering axonal growthDavid 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. ..
- Outcomes of Traumatic Brain InjuryHeather Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition to publications, data from this mentored research will be used to develop additional, independent research awards. ..
- Intervention to Increase Safety Belt Use in ED PatientsWilliam Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2005..e. the "teachable moment"). ..
- Brief Intervention to Reduce Alcohol Use in ED patientsWilliam Fernandez; Fiscal Year: 2004..e. routine care). ..
- Weight Maintenance among Youth and Middle-Aged WomenAlison Field; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Weight Control and Weight Change Among AdolescentAlison Field; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Health Promotion Intervention:Sedentary Care PatientsKerry Kuehl; Fiscal Year: 2008..Outcomes will be assessed using repeated measures design. Relationships among mediators, the intervention, and the outcome measures will be identified. ..
- NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IN VIVO CARPAL BONE MOTIONJoseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2005..Our goal is to generate information that will improve the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of wrist injury. ..
- Structural Correlates of Knee PainDavid Felson; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- IGNITE Investigation to Guide New Insights for Translational EffectivenessDIANE 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. ..
- Promoting Healthy Living: Assessing More EffectsDiane 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. ..
- IMPROVING GAIT AND FUNCTION IN CP BY STRENGTHENING THE ANKLEJack 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. ..
- COMPARISON OF RECTIFIED AND UNRECTIFIED AMPUTEE SOCKETSJack Engsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- SPASTICITY AND STRENGTH AS INDICATORS FOR RHIZOTOMYJack 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. ..
- Ankle Strengthening to Improve Gait and Function in CPJack 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. ..