A Pilot Study of the Prevalence of Orofacial and Head Injuries in Schoolboy Cricketers at Eight Private Schools in England and Australia

  title={A Pilot Study of the Prevalence of Orofacial and Head Injuries in Schoolboy Cricketers at Eight Private Schools in England and Australia},
  author={Robert G. Jagger and Vinny Vaithianathan and Daryll C. Jagger},
  journal={Primary Dental Journal},
  pages={102 - 99}
Aims The aims of this pilot study were to determine the prevalence of head, face and dental injuries sustained by schoolboys while playing cricket and to compare the prevalence of those injuries in England and Australia. Methods A questionnaire that determined distribution and prevalence of orofacial injuries sustained when playing cricket was distributed to all players (n=411) who played cricket in four private schools in England and four private schools in Australia. There was a 100% response… 
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    Orofacial and Head Injuries in Schoolboy Cricketers Correspondence: RG Jagger, Division of Restorative Dentistry, Department of Oral and Dental Science