Snowboarding and ski boarding injuries in Niigata, Japan.

  title={Snowboarding and ski boarding injuries in Niigata, Japan.},
  author={Yuko Sakamoto and Keishoku Sakuraba},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  volume={36 5},
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to compare the injury patterns and incidence of snowboarding and ski boarding injuries with that of alpine skiing in 2000 to 2005, as there are few previous studies comparing these 3 sports, especially in Asia. HYPOTHESIS The injury patterns are different among the 3 snow sports. STUDY DESIGN Descriptive… CONTINUE READING