TITLE

Snowboarder injury risks exceed those of alpine skiers

AUTHOR(S)
Macintyre, James G.; Rubin, Aaron
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Physician & Sportsmedicine;Nov99, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents summaries of three sports medicine-related articles dealing with injuries of Japanese snowboarders and Alpine skiers. Differences of the two sports in demographics, riding and turning biomechanics; Impact of snow conditions on injury patterns; Injury prevention strategies.
ACCESSION #
2506568

 

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