Minimizing Head Acceleration in Soccer: A Review of the Literature.

  title={Minimizing Head Acceleration in Soccer: A Review of the Literature.},
  author={Jaclyn B Caccese and Thomas W. Kaminski},
  journal={Sports medicine},
  volume={46 11},
Physicians and healthcare professionals are often asked for recommendations on how to keep athletes safe during contact sports such as soccer. With an increase in concussion awareness and concern about repetitive subconcussion, many parents and athletes are interested in mitigating head acceleration in soccer, so we conducted a literature review on factors that affect head acceleration in soccer. We searched electronic databases and reference lists to find studies using the keywords 'soccer' OR… CONTINUE READING
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