Injury patterns in big ten conference football.

  title={Injury patterns in big ten conference football.},
  author={John P. Albright and John William Powell and Al Martindale and Robert Black and Edward Crowley and Paul Schmidt and Jeff Monroe and Doug Locy and Tory Aggler and Walter R. Davis and George Salvaterra and Dennis M. Miller and Dennis Helwig and Stephen Soboroff and Jim Nivens and James Carpenter and Jeff Kovan and Elizabeth Arndt and Howard J Sweeney and John Lombardo and Wayne Sebastianelli and Michael Krauss and Greg Landry},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  volume={32 6},
BACKGROUND In 1998, the National Collegiate Athletic Association legislated a decrease in the number of scrimmages and full-contact practices allowed during the spring season. HYPOTHESIS A significantly increased risk of injury faced by the same player during the spring versus fall practice sessions does exist, but the National Collegiate Athletic Association regulations will not have the intended effect of reducing injury rates to equal or below those of the fall practice sessions. STUDY… CONTINUE READING

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