Heelys and Street Gliders Injuries: A New Type of Pediatric Injury

@article{Vioreanu2007HeelysAS,
  title={Heelys and Street Gliders Injuries: A New Type of Pediatric Injury},
  author={M. Vioreanu and E. Sheehan and A. Glynn and Noelle Casidy and M. Stephens and D. McCormack},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={119},
  pages={e1294 - e1298}
}
OBJECTIVES. Our goals were to highlight an increasing trend in orthopedic injuries in children as a result of “heeling” or “street gliding,” to describe injuries sustained by children using Heelys (HSL, Carrollton, TX) and Street Gliders (Glowgadgets Ltd, Bristol, United Kingdom), and to increase public awareness and prevent such injuries. PATIENTS AND METHODS. We prospectively recorded the data of all roller shoes injuries referred to our department during the summer school holiday. Using a… Expand
Pediatric Heelys Injuries
Heelys Injuries: A Review of the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System Data
Kids, Roll with Care When Wearing Roller Shoes!
World Report on Child Injury Prevention
...
1
2
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 11 REFERENCES
Heelys injuries in children.
In-line Skating Injuries in Children: A 10-Year Review
Rollerblading in children: the Edinburgh experience.
National Safe Kids Campaign. Recreational Injury Fact Sheet
  • 2004
Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention and Committee on Sports Medicine and Fitness. In-line skating injuries in children and adolescents
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • 1998
...
1
2
...