Dislocation/separation injuries among US high school athletes in 9 selected sports: 2005-2009.

@article{Kerr2011DislocationseparationIA,
  title={Dislocation/separation injuries among US high school athletes in 9 selected sports: 2005-2009.},
  author={Zachary Y Kerr and Christy L Collins and Thomas L Pommering and Sarah Fields and Richard Comstock},
  journal={Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={101-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the epidemiology of dislocations/separations in a nationally representative sample of high school student-athletes participating in 9 sports. DESIGN Descriptive epidemiologic study. SETTING Sports injury data for the 2005-2009 academic years were collected using an Internet-based injury surveillance system, Reporting Information Online (RIO). PARTICIPANTS A nationally representative sample of 100 US high schools. ASSESSMENT OF RISK FACTORS Injuries sustained as… CONTINUE READING