Cheerleading Injuries in United States High Schools.

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Approximately 400 000 students participate in US high school cheerleading annually, including 123,386 involved in competitive spirit squads. The degree of athleticism and the difficulty of cheerleading skills have increased in recent decades, renewing safety concerns. This study describes the epidemiology of high school… (More)
DOI: 10.1542/peds.2015-2447

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@article{Currie2016CheerleadingII, title={Cheerleading Injuries in United States High Schools.}, author={Dustin W. Currie and Sarah K. Fields and Michael J. Patterson and R. Dawn Comstock}, journal={Pediatrics}, year={2016}, volume={137 1} }