Handlebar hazard

November 1998
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov98, Vol. 59 Issue 11, p32
Details the risk of liver damage in riding mountain bikes with curved, upright handlebar ends. Cases of liver damage reported in 1995 and 1997; Right handlebar for mountain bike.


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