skiing

Summary

Summary: A snow sport which uses skis to glide over the snow. It does not include water-skiing.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi 3D measurements of alpine skiing with an inertial sensor motion capture suit and GNSS RTK system
    Matej Supej
    Department of Biomechanics, Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Sports Sci 28:759-69. 2010
  2. ncbi Load-sensitive adhesion factor expression in the elderly with skiing: relation to fiber type and muscle strength
    M Flueck
    Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:29-38. 2011
  3. ncbi Collecting kinematic data on a ski/snowboard track with panning, tilting, and zooming cameras: is there sufficient accuracy for a biomechanical analysis?
    Miriam Klous
    Department of Kinesiology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Sports Sci 28:1345-53. 2010
  4. ncbi Quantifying instantaneous performance in alpine ski racing
    Peter Andreas Federolf
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Ulleval Stadion, Oslo, P O Box 4014, Norway
    J Sports Sci 30:1063-8. 2012
  5. pmc Evaluation of skiing and snowboarding injuries sustained in terrain parks versus traditional slopes
    M Alison Brooks
    Department of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Inj Prev 16:119-22. 2010
  6. ncbi Snowboarding injuries: trends over time and comparisons with alpine skiing injuries
    Suezie Kim
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:770-6. 2012
  7. ncbi Risk factors for injuries in alpine skiing, telemark skiing and snowboarding--case-control study
    Steinar Sulheim
    Orthopaedic Department, SIHF, Gjoevik, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 45:1303-9. 2011
  8. ncbi A new time measurement method using a high-end global navigation satellite system to analyze alpine skiing
    Matej Supej
    Department of Biomechanics, University of Ljubljana
    Res Q Exerc Sport 82:400-11. 2011
  9. pmc Determination of external forces in alpine skiing using a differential global navigation satellite system
    Matthias Gilgien
    Department of Physical Performance, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo 0806, Norway
    Sensors (Basel) 13:9821-35. 2013
  10. ncbi Skiing across the Greenland icecap: divergent effects on limb muscle adaptations and substrate oxidation
    Jørn W Helge
    Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, National University Hospital, Denmark
    J Exp Biol 206:1075-83. 2003

Detail Information

Publications286 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi 3D measurements of alpine skiing with an inertial sensor motion capture suit and GNSS RTK system
    Matej Supej
    Department of Biomechanics, Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Sports Sci 28:759-69. 2010
    ..purpose, four separate experiments were performed: (1) forced pendulum, (2) walking, (3) gate positions, and (4) skiing experiments. Segment movement validity was found to be dependent on the frequency of motion, with high accuracy (0...
  2. ncbi Load-sensitive adhesion factor expression in the elderly with skiing: relation to fiber type and muscle strength
    M Flueck
    Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement and Health, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:29-38. 2011
    We hypothesized that 12 weeks of downhill skiing mitigates the functional deficits of knee extensor muscles in elderly subjects due to the specific recruitment of fast motor units during forceful turns on the slope...
  3. ncbi Collecting kinematic data on a ski/snowboard track with panning, tilting, and zooming cameras: is there sufficient accuracy for a biomechanical analysis?
    Miriam Klous
    Department of Kinesiology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Sports Sci 28:1345-53. 2010
    For biomechanical research in several sports (e.g. skiing and snowboarding), field experiments are essential because these activities are performed over a great distance and in conditions that could not be reproduced in a controlled ..
  4. ncbi Quantifying instantaneous performance in alpine ski racing
    Peter Andreas Federolf
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Ulleval Stadion, Oslo, P O Box 4014, Norway
    J Sports Sci 30:1063-8. 2012
    ..However, to date there is no objective, quantitative method to determine instantaneous skiing performance that takes both of these factors into account...
  5. pmc Evaluation of skiing and snowboarding injuries sustained in terrain parks versus traditional slopes
    M Alison Brooks
    Department of Orthopaedics and Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Inj Prev 16:119-22. 2010
    This study compares skiing and snowboarding injuries in terrain parks versus slopes at two ski areas, 2000-05. A total of 3953 (26.7%) injuries occurred in terrain parks, predominantly among young male snowboarders...
  6. ncbi Snowboarding injuries: trends over time and comparisons with alpine skiing injuries
    Suezie Kim
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:770-6. 2012
    Participation in snowboarding as a winter sport is comparable to alpine skiing concerning the demographics of the participants, risk of injury, and variation in types of injuries sustained.
  7. ncbi Risk factors for injuries in alpine skiing, telemark skiing and snowboarding--case-control study
    Steinar Sulheim
    Orthopaedic Department, SIHF, Gjoevik, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 45:1303-9. 2011
    Alpine skiing and snowboarding have a substantial risk of injuries, but precise risk factor estimates are limited. Objective To determine the risk factors among skiers and snowboarders.
  8. ncbi A new time measurement method using a high-end global navigation satellite system to analyze alpine skiing
    Matej Supej
    Department of Biomechanics, University of Ljubljana
    Res Q Exerc Sport 82:400-11. 2011
    ..with photocells, and (c) examine whether gate-to-gate times can provide more detailed information about alpine skiing performance...
  9. pmc Determination of external forces in alpine skiing using a differential global navigation satellite system
    Matthias Gilgien
    Department of Physical Performance, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo 0806, Norway
    Sensors (Basel) 13:9821-35. 2013
    ..The method is therefore highly valid in assessing relative differences between skiers in the same turn, as well as turn means between different turns. The system is suitable to measure large capture volumes under race conditions. ..
  10. ncbi Skiing across the Greenland icecap: divergent effects on limb muscle adaptations and substrate oxidation
    Jørn W Helge
    Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, National University Hospital, Denmark
    J Exp Biol 206:1075-83. 2003
    ..Although the number of subjects is limited, these results imply that the adaptation pattern after long-term, prolonged, low-intensity, whole body exercise may vary dramatically among muscles...
  11. ncbi Biomechanical aspects of new techniques in alpine skiing and ski-jumping
    Erich Muller
    Institute of Sport Science, University of Salzburg, Akademiestr 26, A 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    J Sports Sci 21:679-92. 2003
    There have been considerable changes in equipment design and movement patterns in the past few years both in alpine skiing and ski-jumping. These developments have been matched by methods of analysing movements in field conditions...
  12. ncbi Alpine ski and snowboarding traumatic injuries: incidence, injury patterns, and risk factors for 10 years
    Paul B McBeth
    Department of Surgery, Foothills Medical Centre, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Surg 197:560-3; discussion 563-4. 2009
    Alpine skiing and snowboarding are popular winter sports in Canada. Every year participation in these activities results in traumatic injury...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi Events leading to anterior cruciate ligament injury in World Cup Alpine Skiing: a systematic video analysis of 20 cases
    Tone Bere
    Department of Sports Medicine, Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, PB 4014 Ullevål Stadion, Oslo 0806, Norway
    Br J Sports Med 45:1294-302. 2011
    ..However, for a more complete understanding of how these injuries occur, a description of the events leading to the injury situations is also needed...
  15. ncbi Effects of 20-s and 180-s double poling interval training in cross-country skiers
    Johnny E Nilsson
    The Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Eur J Appl Physiol 92:121-7. 2004
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  16. ncbi The ratio of 2nd to 4th digit length and performance in skiing
    J T Manning
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 42:446-50. 2002
    ..There is evidence that low 2D:4D ratio is associated with high prenatal and adult levels of testosterone, good visuo-spatial ability, protection against heart attack, high self-reported sporting attainment and good soccer ability...
  17. ncbi Alterations of neuromuscular function after prolonged running, cycling and skiing exercises
    Guillaume Y Millet
    Research Group Physiology and Physiopathology of Exercise and Handicap, University of Saint Etienne, Saint Etienne, France
    Sports Med 34:105-16. 2004
    ..The purpose of this review is to further examine the central and peripheral mechanisms contributing to strength loss after prolonged running, cycling and skiing exercises.
  18. ncbi Kinematic determinants and physiological response of cross-country skiing at maximal speed
    Thomas L Stöggl
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, Austria
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 41:1476-87. 2009
    ..the study was to a) transfer the maximal anaerobic running test (MART) to a treadmill-based cross-country roller skiing test protocol for skating and classic style, b) analyze the development and determinants of kinematic and ..
  19. ncbi Impact of skier actions on the gliding times in alpine skiing
    P Federolf
    Christian Doppler Laboratory Biomechanics in Skiing, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 18:790-7. 2008
    ..In contrast to air drag, ski-snow friction during actual skiing has rarely been investigated so far...
  20. ncbi Differential specific mechanical energy as a quality parameter in racing alpine skiing
    Matej Supej
    Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Appl Biomech 24:121-9. 2008
    An important question in alpine skiing is how to determine characteristics of well-performed ski turns, an issue that has become more crucial with the arrival of new carving skis...
  21. ncbi Relationships between biomechanics and physiology in older, recreational alpine skiers
    P Scheiber
    Christian Doppler Laboratory Biomechanics in Skiing, Salzburg, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:49-57. 2012
    ..data on the biomechanical variables of parallel ski steering, carving in long radii and individual technique skiing modes of older recreational skiers and (2) to determine the relationships between biomechanical and physiological ..
  22. ncbi Salzburg Skiing for the Elderly Study: changes in cardiovascular risk factors through skiing in the elderly
    D Niederseer
    Department of Sports Medicine, Prevention and Rehabilitation, Institute of Sports Medicine of the State of Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Sports Medicine of Olympic Center Salzburg Rif, Sulzburg, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:47-55. 2011
    ..training is a potent treatment choice for CVRF, this is the first randomized study to assess the effects of alpine skiing on CVRF in elderly skiers...
  23. ncbi Effects of modern ski equipment on the overall injury rate and the pattern of injury location in Alpine skiing
    Martin Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Clin J Sport Med 18:355-7. 2008
    ..To identify whether the introduction of carving skis and related equipment has altered the overall injury rate and/or the pattern of injury location...
  24. ncbi Salzburg Skiing for the Elderly Study: influence of alpine skiing on aerobic capacity, strength, power, and balance
    E Muller
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, Christian Doppler Laboratory, Biomechanics in Skiing, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:9-22. 2011
    Alpine skiing is a recreational sport with high demands on the cardiovascular and neuromuscular systems...
  25. ncbi Skeletal muscle remodeling in response to alpine skiing training in older individuals
    M V Narici
    Institute for Biomedical Research into Human Movement IRM, School of Healthcare Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 21:23-8. 2011
    This study investigated whether regular alpine skiing could reverse sarcopenia and muscle weakness in older individuals...
  26. ncbi Application of a full body inertial measurement system in alpine skiing: a comparison with an optical video based system
    Andreas Kruger
    Institut für Sportwissenschaft, Otto von Guericke Universitat Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
    J Appl Biomech 26:516-21. 2010
    This study aims at determining the accuracy of a full body inertial measurement system in a real skiing environment in comparison with an optical video based system...
  27. ncbi Prior myocardial infarction is the major risk factor associated with sudden cardiac death during downhill skiing
    M Burtscher
    Department of Sport Science, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 21:613-5. 2000
    More than 90% of all sudden cardiac deaths (SCDs) during downhill skiing, the most popular winter sport world-wide, are attributed to men over the age of 34...
  28. ncbi The -521 C/T variant in the dopamine-4-receptor gene (DRD4) is associated with skiing and snowboarding behavior
    C J Thomson
    School of Kinesiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:e108-13. 2013
    ..503) using a sports-specific tool developed for this study, the Contextual Sensation Seeking Questionnaire for Skiing and Snowboarding (CSSQ-S), and a more general trait measure, the Zuckerman-Kuhlman Personality Questionnaire ..
  29. ncbi Physiological and psychological responses to 100 km cross-country skiing during 2 days
    I I Väänänen
    LIKES Research Center, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 45:301-5. 2005
    ..Physical exercise can have beneficial as well as detrimental effects on body tissues. The purpose of this study was to examine how the body responds to a 2-day 100 km ski event...
  30. ncbi Prevalence of low back pain in alpine ski instructors
    Nola Peacock
    St John s Medical Center Health Institute, Jackson, WY, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:106-10. 2005
    ..Mailed survey to random sample of a specific population...
  31. ncbi Three-dimensional knee joint loading in alpine skiing: a comparison between a carved and a skidded turn
    Miriam Klous
    Department of Health and Human Performance, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Appl Biomech 28:655-64. 2012
    ..Even though the authors believe that the analyzed turns are representative, results have to be interpreted with caution due to the small sample size...
  32. ncbi Prevalence of cardiovascular diseases among alpine skiers and hikers in the Austrian Alps
    Martin Faulhaber
    University of Innsbruck, Department of Sport Science, Innsbruck, Austria
    High Alt Med Biol 8:245-52. 2007
    Mountain sports, especially hiking and alpine skiing, are very popular...
  33. ncbi Comparison of heart rate deflection and ventilatory threshold during a field cross-country roller-skiing test
    Nicolas Fabre
    Laboratoire d Analyse de la Performance Sportive, Departement STAPS, Universite de Pau et des Pays de l Adour, Tarbes, France
    J Strength Cond Res 22:1977-84. 2008
    ..rate (HRd) could be an accurate predictor of ventilatory threshold (VT2) during a specific cross-country roller-skiing (RS) test...
  34. pmc Course setting and selected biomechanical variables related to injury risk in alpine ski racing: an explorative case study
    Jörg Spörri
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, Christian Doppler Laboratory Biomechanics in Skiing, University of Salzburg, 5400 Hallein Rif, Austria
    Br J Sports Med 46:1072-7. 2012
    ..Course setting has often been discussed as a potential preventative measure in the World Cup ski-racing community. However, there is limited understanding of how it is related to injury risk...
  35. ncbi Aerodynamic drag is not the major determinant of performance during giant slalom skiing at the elite level
    M Supej
    Department of Biomechanics, Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:e38-47. 2013
    ..loss (E(t) ), and (c) investigate the relative contribution of E(d) /E(t) to performance during giant slalom skiing (GS)...
  36. ncbi Validation of physiological tests in relation to competitive performances in elite male distance cross-country skiing
    Magnus Carlsson
    Department of Health and Social Sciences, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
    J Strength Cond Res 26:1496-504. 2012
    ..test parameters reflects the distance performances in the Swedish National Championships in cross-country skiing (SNC) and the International Ski Federation's ranking points for distance performances (FISdist)...
  37. ncbi A reappraisal of success factors for Olympic cross-country skiing
    Øyvind Sandbakk
    Dept of Human Movement Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Int J Sports Physiol Perform 9:117-21. 2014
    Cross-country (XC) skiing has been an Olympic event since the first Winter Games in Chamonix, France, in 1924...
  38. ncbi Suggestions from the field for return-to-sport rehabilitation following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: alpine skiing
    Dirk Kokmeyer
    Howard Head Sports Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 42:313-25. 2012
    Alpine skiing is a high-risk sport for injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)...
  39. ncbi Aerodynamic drag modeling of alpine skiers performing giant slalom turns
    Frederic Meyer
    Sport Science Institute, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:1109-15. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to model the aerodynamic drag of alpine skiers in giant slalom simulated conditions and to apply these models in a field experiment to estimate energy dissipated through aerodynamic drag...
  40. pmc Bioremediation (natural attenuation and biostimulation) of diesel-oil-contaminated soil in an alpine glacier skiing area
    R Margesin
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Innsbruck, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:3127-33. 2001
    ..The effect of biostimulation of the indigenous soil microorganisms declined with time. The microbial activities in the unfertilized soil fluctuated around background levels during the whole study...
  41. ncbi Aortic rupture in high-speed skiing crashes
    Georg Heller
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Trauma 61:979-80. 2006
    ..The injuries resemble high-energy trauma known from road crashes. The aim of the present study was to assess the incidence of acute traumatic descending aortic rupture in recreational skiing-crashes.
  42. ncbi Dynamics of coordination in cross-country skiing
    F Cignetti
    Laboratoire de Physiologie de l Exercice, EA 4338, Universite de Savoie, Campus Scientifique, 73376 Le Bourget du Lac cedex, France
    Hum Mov Sci 28:204-17. 2009
    The aim of the present study was to identify modes of coordination in cross-country skiing from a dynamical systems perspective. Participants (N=8) skied on a treadmill using classical techniques with varying steepness (i.e...
  43. ncbi Preparation for skiing and snowboarding
    Peter Hogg
    Olympic Winter Institute of Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 32:495-8. 2003
    ..On the recreational front, snowboarding is equal in popularity to skiing. Injury types are varied and specific to the sports.
  44. ncbi Physiologic responses of older recreational alpine skiers to different skiing modes
    Peter Scheiber
    Christian Doppler Laboratory, Biomechanics in Skiing, Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, Rifer Schlossallee 49, 5400 Hallein Rif, Salzburg, Austria
    Eur J Appl Physiol 105:551-8. 2009
    ..6 +/- 5.1 years) who completed a maximal cycle ergometry test and four different skiing modes via ski instructor-guided skiing at moderate altitude...
  45. ncbi Body composition and performance in cross-country skiing
    P Larsson
    Sports Medicine, Department of Surgical and Perioperative Science, University of Umea, Sweden
    Int J Sports Med 29:971-5. 2008
    ..of this study was to investigate the relationships between body composition and performance in cross-country skiing. Ten male college-aged elite cross-country skiers (17.9 yrs; S 1.0 yrs) participated in a 5...
  46. ncbi Effects of speed on temporal patterns in classical style and freestyle cross-country skiing
    Johnny Nilsson
    Norwegian University of Sport and Physical Education, Oslo, Norway
    Sports Biomech 3:85-107. 2004
    ..rate and cycle length at the maximum speed level in the different classical style and freestyle cross-country skiing techniques...
  47. ncbi Relationships between body composition, body dimensions, and peak speed in cross-country sprint skiing
    Thomas Stoggl
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    J Sports Sci 28:161-9. 2010
    In modern sprint cross-country skiing, strength and maximal speed are major determinants of performance...
  48. ncbi Upper body training and the triceps brachii muscle of elite cross country skiers
    G Terzis
    Copenhagen Muscle Research Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 16:121-6. 2006
    ..The subjects who demonstrated the largest improvement in performance exhibited the largest muscle adaptation, which, in turn, was related to the pre-maximal oxygen uptake...
  49. ncbi Effects of fatigue on inter-cycle variability in cross-country skiing
    F Cignetti
    Laboratoire de Physiologie de l Exercice, EA 4338, Universite de Savoie, Campus Scientifique, 73376 Le Bourget du Lac cedex, France
    J Biomech 42:1452-9. 2009
    The aim of the study was to examine the inter-cycle variability in cross-country skiing gait and its evolution with fatigue. Both issues were investigated to understand the flexibility capabilities of the neuromuscular system...
  50. ncbi Biomechanical comparison of the double-push technique and the conventional skate skiing technique in cross-country sprint skiing
    Thomas Stoggl
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    J Sports Sci 26:1225-33. 2008
    The aims of the study were to: (1) adapt the "double-push" technique from inline skating to cross-country skiing; (2) compare this new skiing technique with the conventional skate skiing cross-country technique; and (3) test the ..
  51. ncbi Metabolic rate and gross efficiency at high work rates in world class and national level sprint skiers
    Øyvind Sandbakk
    Human Movement Science Programme, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Trondheim, Norway
    Eur J Appl Physiol 109:473-81. 2010
    ..NL) male sprint cross-country skiers performed three 5-min stages using the skating G3 technique, whilst roller skiing on a treadmill. GE was calculated by dividing work rate by MR...
  52. ncbi Epidemiology and risk factors of humerus fractures among skiers and snowboarders
    Benjamin T Bissell
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1880-8. 2008
    The incidence of humerus fractures while participating in snowboarding and skiing is undefined. Very little is known about the risk factors associated with these fractures.
  53. 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.
  54. 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...
  55. ncbi Analysis of a simulated sprint competition in classical cross country skiing
    T Stoggl
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 17:362-72. 2007
    The objectives of this project were first to analyze the physiological response of a classical cross country (XC) skiing sprint competition, second, to examine the relationships of kinematic and physiological variables with sprint ..
  56. ncbi Analysis of sprint cross-country skiing using a differential global navigation satellite system
    Erik Andersson
    Department of Health Sciences, Swedish Winter Sports Research Centre, Mid Sweden University, 83125 Ostersund, Sweden
    Eur J Appl Physiol 110:585-95. 2010
    The purpose was to examine skiing velocities, gear choice (G2-7) and cycle rates during a skating sprint time trial (STT) and their relationships to performance, as well as to examine relationships between aerobic power, body composition ..
  57. ncbi Physical and physiological factors associated with success in professional alpine skiing
    G Neumayr
    Institute of Sports Medicine and Cardiovascular Medicine, University Clinics of Innsbruck, Austria
    Int J Sports Med 24:571-5. 2003
    ..The study proves the practical experience that success in professional alpine skiing is not related to single physiological variables. Two main factors, however, are crucial, i. e...
  58. ncbi Biomechanical analysis of anterior cruciate ligament injury mechanisms: three-dimensional motion reconstruction from video sequences
    T Krosshaug
    Oslo Sports Trauma Research Center, Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 17:508-19. 2007
    ..Methods for analyzing the mechanisms of injuries in sports from video sequences of injury situations are so far limited to a simple visual inspection, which has shown poor accuracy...
  59. ncbi Fatigue in a simulated cross-country skiing sprint competition
    Ville Vesterinen
    KIHU Research Institute for Olympic Sport, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Sports Sci 27:1069-77. 2009
    The aim of this study was to assess fatigue during a simulated cross-country skiing sprint competition based on skating technique...
  60. ncbi Skiing and snowboarding head injuries in 2 areas of the United States
    Mark W Greve
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Injury Prevention Center, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:234-8. 2009
    ..To explore the use of helmets in skiers and snowboarders injured at ski runs and terrain parks in Colorado and the northeast United States and to examine differences in head injury severity in terrain parks as compared to ski runs...
  61. ncbi Laboratory running test vs. field roller skiing test in cross-country skiers: a longitudinal study
    S Verges
    Laboratoire HP2, Universite Joseph Fourier, and UF de Biologie et de Médecine du Sport, Hopital Sud, Grenoble, France
    Int J Sports Med 27:307-13. 2006
    ..The present study compared the physiological parameters during a treadmill running (R) test and a field roller skiing (RS) test both at the beginning (Beg) and at the end (End) of a 6-month specific training program in seven ..
  62. ncbi Reliability and validity of test concepts for the cross-country skiing sprint
    Thomas Stoggl
    Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:586-91. 2006
    This study was conducted, first, to develop a test concept for the new cross-country (XC) skiing sprint and to check test reliability and validity, and, secondly, to test the hypothesis that short-duration maximal speed in double poling (..
  63. ncbi Does living in a cold climate or recreational skiing increase the risk for obstructive respiratory diseases or symptoms?
    Jyrki Tapani Kotaniemi
    Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Paijat Hame Central Hospital, Lahti, Finland
    Int J Circumpolar Health 62:142-57. 2003
    ..or in cold weather, and to find out if the risks (odds ratio=OR) for asthma, chronic bronchitis, or SOB during exercise, or in cold weather, were affected by recreational cross-country skiing, or by outdoor work in a cold climate.
  64. ncbi Effects of body position on slide boarding performance by cross-country skiers
    Stig Leirdal
    Human Movement Science Programme, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:1462-9. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi Determinants of a simulated cross-country skiing sprint competition using V2 skating technique on roller skis
    Jussi Mikkola
    KIHU Research Institute for Olympic Sports, Jyvaskyla, Finland
    J Strength Cond Res 24:920-8. 2010
    The present study investigated the performance-predicting factors of a simulated cross-country (XC) skiing sprint competition on roller skis, on a slow surface...
  66. ncbi Fatigue induced by a cross-country skiing KO sprint
    Raphael Zory
    Laboratoire de Modelisation des Activites Sportives, Batiment Beaufortain, Universite de Savoie, Savoie, France
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 38:2144-50. 2006
    ..The aims of the present study were 1) to analyze whether the KO sprint simulation induced a phenomenon of fatigue of upper and lower limbs and 2) if there was any fatigue, to determine its origin...
  67. ncbi Effect of fatigue on double pole kinematics in sprint cross-country skiing
    Raphael Zory
    Laboratoire de Modelisation des Activites Sportives, Universite de Savoie, Le Bourget du Lac, France
    Hum Mov Sci 28:85-98. 2009
    ..The decrease of hip and trunk flexion and the lower inclination of the pole during the poling phase suggested a reduced effectiveness of the force application which could lead to a decrease in the cycle velocity...
  68. ncbi Biomechanical analysis of double poling in elite cross-country skiers
    Hans Christer Holmberg
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:807-18. 2005
    To further the understanding of double poling (DP) through biomechanical analysis of upper and lower body movements during DP in cross-country (XC) skiing at racing speed.
  69. ncbi Speeds associated with skiing and snowboarding
    Robert Williams
    Department of Anaesthesia, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:102-5. 2007
    Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in skiing and snowboarding...
  70. ncbi Are there risk factors in alpine skiing? A controlled multicentre survey of 1278 skiers
    R M Hasler
    University of Bern, Department of Emergency Medicine, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 43:1020-5. 2009
    To analyse risk factors in alpine skiing.
  71. pmc An international review of head and spinal cord injuries in alpine skiing and snowboarding
    A Ackery
    ThinkFirst Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inj Prev 13:368-75. 2007
    Alpine skiing and snowboarding are popular winter activities worldwide, enjoyed by participants of all ages and skill levels...
  72. ncbi Alpine ski injuries and their prevention
    Michael S Koehle
    Allan McGavin Sports Medicine Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Sports Med 32:785-93. 2002
    Alpine skiing is a popular sport with significant risk of injury. Since the 1970s, injury rates have dropped from approximately 5 to 8 per 1000 skier-days to about 2 to 3 per 1000 skier-days...
  73. ncbi Head injuries in winter sports: downhill skiing, snowboarding, sledding, snowmobiling, ice skating and ice hockey
    Brian Chaze
    Section of Neurosurgery, University of Manitoba, GB126 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Neurol Clin 26:325-32; xii-xiii. 2008
    ..This article focuses on popular winter sports such as downhill skiing and snowboarding, sledding, snowmobiling, ice skating, and hockey...
  74. ncbi Severe spinal injuries in alpine skiing and snowboarding: a 6-year review of a tertiary trauma centre for the Bernese Alps ski resorts, Switzerland
    T Franz
    Dr T Franz, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Buergerspital Solothurn, CH 4500 Solothurn, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 42:55-8. 2008
    To analyse the epidemiological data, injury pattern, clinical features and mechanisms of severe spinal injuries related to alpine skiing and snowboarding.
  75. ncbi An analysis of hip joint loading during walking, running, and skiing
    A J van den Bogert
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Calgary, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 31:131-42. 1999
    It was the purpose of this study to investigate loading of the hip joint during various skiing activities and to compare the results with walking and running...
  76. ncbi Skiing and snowboarding injuries
    Brent Hagel
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Alberta, 4075 RTF, 8308 114 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E1, Canada
    Med Sport Sci 48:74-119. 2005
    To critically examine the literature on skiing and snowboarding injuries in children and adolescents.
  77. ncbi Mortality amongst participants in Vasaloppet: a classical long-distance ski race in Sweden
    B Y Farahmand
    Division of Epidemiology, Stockholm Center of Public Health, and Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 253:276-83. 2003
    ..The vast majority of the participants in these races are not competing on the elite level. It is assumed, however, that they have to undergo regular physical training during a long period of time in order to successfully finish the race...
  78. ncbi Skiing and snowboarding injuries and their impact on the emergency care system in South Tyrol: a restrospective analysis for the winter season 2001--2002
    Stefano Corra
    Emergency Department, Regional Hospital of Bolzano Bozen, Italy
    Inj Control Saf Promot 11:281-5. 2004
    To evaluate the incidence and the pattern of skiing and snowboarding injuries in South Tyrol and their impact on the emergency medical system in the winter season 2001--2002 in an attempt to rationalize and improve the emergency care and ..
  79. ncbi Non-invasive evaluation of lower airway inflammation in hyper-responsive elite cross-country skiers and asthmatics
    M Sue-Chu
    Department of Lung Medicine, University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
    Respir Med 93:719-25. 1999
    ..Few skiers were hyper-responsive to AMP, indicating that pre-activated mucosal mast cells are not a predominant feature in ski asthma...
  80. ncbi Bronchial hyperresponsiveness in skiers: field test versus methacholine provocation?
    Trine Stensrud
    Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1681-6. 2007
    ..It has been reported that an exercise field test performed with the competitive type of exercise is the better for diagnosing asthma and bronchial hyperresponsiveness in athletes than bronchial provocation with methacholine...
  81. ncbi Combined metabolic gas analyser and dGPS analysis of performance in cross-country skiing
    Peter Larsson
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Science, Sports Medicine, University of Umea, Umea, Sweden
    J Sports Sci 23:861-70. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to provide a more detailed analysis of performance in cross-country skiing by combining findings from a differential global positioning system (dGPS), metabolic gas measurements, speed in different sections ..
  82. ncbi Field exercise vs laboratory eucapnic voluntary hyperventilation to identify airway hyperresponsiveness in elite cold weather athletes
    Kenneth W Rundell
    Marywood University, Scranton, PA 18509 4742, USA
    Chest 125:909-15. 2004
    ..The objective was to compare the change in FEV(1) provoked by EVH with that provoked by exercise in cold weather athletes...
  83. pmc Is postural control affected by expertise in alpine skiing?
    F Noe
    Universite de Pau et des Pays de l Adour, Tarbes, France
    Br J Sports Med 39:835-7. 2005
    ..This study examined the postural performance of two groups of male skiers competing at different levels and the consequences on postural control of the suppression of visual afferences by eye closure...
  84. ncbi Skiing- and snowboarding-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments, 2002
    Huiyun Xiang
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205 USA
    J Trauma 58:112-8. 2005
    This study aims to describe the characteristics of skiing- and snowboarding-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments (EDs).
  85. ncbi Skiing, snowboarding, and sledding injuries in a northwestern state
    Carol S Federiuk
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 13:245-9. 2002
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the major morbidity associated with downhill skiing, snowboarding, and sledding and to determine the incidence of serious injuries sustained while downhill skiing and ..
  86. ncbi Differences in self-reported perceived and objective measures of duration and intensity of physical activity for adults in skiing
    G Tzetzis
    Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 17:217-22. 2001
    ..However, further studies must be made in order to examine the implications of such a question...
  87. ncbi Complete proximal hamstring avulsions: a series of 41 patients with operative treatment
    Janne Sarimo
    Mehiläinen Sports Trauma Research Center, Mehiläinen Hospital and Sports Clinic, Turku, Finland
    Am J Sports Med 36:1110-5. 2008
    ..Complete proximal hamstring avulsions can cause considerable morbidity and are often associated with significant functional loss...
  88. ncbi Upper extremity injuries in snowboarding and skiing: a comparative study
    Kazu Matsumoto
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gifu University School of Medicine, Japan
    Clin J Sport Med 12:354-9. 2002
    ..To determine the types and causes of upper extremity injuries sustained while snowboarding...
  89. ncbi Ultraviolet radiation in alpine skiing: magnitude of exposure and importance of regular protection
    Ethan G Rigel
    Riverdale Country School, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Dermatol 139:60-2. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the levels of UV-A and UV-B radiation exposure incurred by performance skiers in a typical alpine venue and to determine the need for protection in that environment...
  90. ncbi Hemoglobin/myoglobin oxygen desaturation during Alpine skiing
    L Szmedra
    Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, PA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:232-6. 2001
    ....
  91. ncbi Muscle damage, fluid ingestion, and energy supplementation during recreational alpine skiing
    John G Seifert
    Human Performance Laboratory, Saint Cloud State University, Saint Cloud, MN 56301, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 15:528-36. 2005
    This study examined energy and fluid supplementation on indices of muscle damage during alpine skiing. Skiers were assigned to a carbohydrate-protein (CP), placebo (PL), or no fluid (NF) group. CP and PL ingested 1...
  92. ncbi Immunological effects of competitive versus recreational sports in cross-country skiing
    O Mueller
    University Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, Zuerich, Switzerland
    Int J Sports Med 22:52-9. 2001
    ....
  93. ncbi Incidence of oral and maxillofacial skiing injuries due to different injury mechanisms
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 57:1068-73. 1999
    This study emphasizes the significance of maxillofacial injuries in skiing accidents, correlating injury mechanisms and patterns, by evaluating a large population of maxillofacial injuries over a 6-year period.
  94. ncbi Adult hand injuries on artificial ski slopes
    Evangelos Keramidas
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Northern General Teaching Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Ann Plast Surg 55:357-8. 2005
    Artificial ski slope skiing is a popular sport in Great Britain with significant risk of injury...
  95. ncbi [Ski sport. Trend--pattern of injuries--prevention]
    S Bambach
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 22:25-30. 2008
    b>Skiing is one of the most favoured winter sports, supported by the introduction of carving skis ten years ago. There's a close correlation between the design of the carving ski and a new skiing technique...
  96. ncbi Kinematics of the ankle joint complex in snowboarding
    Sebastien Delorme
    Dept of Mechanical Engineering, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Appl Biomech 21:394-403. 2005
    ..Step-in boots were shown to allow less dorsiflexion, eversion, and external rotation than softer boots, possibly explaining why they are associated with a lower rate of fractures of the talus than soft boots...
  97. ncbi Management of sport-related maxillofacial injuries
    Fabio Roccia
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, Head and Neck Department, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    J Craniofac Surg 19:377-82. 2008
    ..The sport producing the greatest number of injuries was soccer (62.3%), followed by skiing (14.5%), and horseback riding (6.5%). The injuries involved mainly the middle third of the face (71...
  98. ncbi Injuries to New Zealanders participating in adventure tourism and adventure sports: an analysis of Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) claims
    Tim Bentley
    Department of Management and International Business Massey University, Auckland
    N Z Med J 119:U2359. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the involvement of adventure tourism and adventure sports activity in injury claims made to the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)...
  99. ncbi [Distorsion of the knee joint]
    M Gesslein
    Klinik für Unfall und Orthopädische Chirurgie, Klinikum Nürnberg, Nurnberg
    MMW Fortschr Med 150:40. 2008
  100. ncbi [Faster, higher risk--and nonetheless safer? So was the ski season]
    Angelika Bischoff
    MMW Fortschr Med 150:12-3. 2008
  101. ncbi Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with use of autologous quadriceps tendon graft
    Sahnghoon Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, South Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:116-26. 2007

Research Grants18

  1. HUMAN RESPONSE AND LOWER EXTREMITY INJURY
    CLAYTON MOTE; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The proposal presents a research program investigating to the knee that typically occur during snow skiing. Snow skiing is studied because the rate of injury to the knee is high, the forces transmitted to the foot by the ..
  2. Ubiquitination and Cellular Regulation
    Daniel Finley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The location does not make for long afternoons skiing, but rather this conference has an outstanding tradition of intense poster sessions...
  3. WEB BASED SUPPORT--COMMUNITY TOBACCO CONTROL COALITIONS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Dissemination: Increasing Physical Activity
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Students and young scientists will be encouraged to submit proposals for a poster session at the conference, and awards for the best submitted posters will be made. ..
  5. SUNNY DAYS HEALTHY WAYS GRADES 6-8 SUN SAFETY CURRICULUM
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  6. Randomized Trial on Web-based Quit Smoking Program
    David B Buller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Cost-effectiveness analyses will be performed at follow-up. ..
  7. SUN SAFETY FOR HIGH ALTITUDE SKI AREA STAFF AND GUESTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Program implementation will be monitored by telephone at the control ski areas and intervention ski areas in the 2002-03 ski season to assess adoption and institutionalization. ..
  8. Diffusing Sun Safe Policies and Environments to Schools
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..On-site observations of sun protection policies, environmental features, and employee clothing will validate principal reports. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Disseminating Go Sun Smart to a Recreation Industry
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. INTERNET--A CHANGE AGENT FOR RURAL MULTICULTURAL ADULTS
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..They will be posttested by telephone by AMC's Computer-assisted Telephone Interviewing Core. Adults in the control condition will be wait-listed for the intervention, which will be available after they complete the posttest. ..
  11. ARRESTING SMOKING UPTAKE USING INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA
    David Buller; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A feasibility study will be conducted that monitors access and use of it by community organizations and schools serving adolescents, especially those at high risk (e.g., low academic attainment, truancy). ..
  12. Work-related Injuries Among Immigrant Workers
    Huiyun Xiang; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. Relationship of Hematocrit to Ischemic Stroke Outcome
    Paul Diamond; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fitting these models will result in a more complete understanding of the association between HCT and stroke outcome. Findings could lead to the development of new interventions to improve stroke outcome. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Biomarkers of Cartilage Metabolism and OA
    Bruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. 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. ..
  16. 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. ..
  17. PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF ANKLE INJURY RISK FACTORS
    Bruce Beynnon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. 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. ..