Permanent sequelae in sports injuries.

  title={Permanent sequelae in sports injuries.},
  journal={Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident and Emergency Nursing Association},
  volume={7 8},
  • Published 1999 in
    Emergency nurse : the journal of the RCN Accident…
The aim of this Italian paper was to identify permanent sequelae after sports injuries in children and adolescents. In 1985, a prospective register was drawn up of all sports related injuries reported that year by the residents of Trieste, Italy aged 6-15 years. Moderate to severe injuries (scoring 2 on the abbreviated injury scale (AIS) were the object of a longitudinal clinical study. In 1988, 30.9 per cent of the 220 subjects enrolled had sequelae and a further follow up study was undertaken… CONTINUE READING