Tackling causes and costs of ED presentation for American football injuries: a population-level study.

Abstract

BACKGROUND American tackle football is the most popular high-energy impact sport in the United States, with approximately 9 million participants competing annually. Previous epidemiologic studies of football-related injuries have generally focused on specific geographic areas or pediatric age groups. Our study sought to examine patient characteristics and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.02.057

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@article{Smart2016TacklingCA, title={Tackling causes and costs of ED presentation for American football injuries: a population-level study.}, author={Blair J. Smart and R Sterling Haring and Anthony O. Asemota and John W Scott and Joseph K. Canner and Besma J Nejim and Benjamin P. George and Hatim A Alsulaim and Thomas Dean Kirsch and Eric Schneider}, journal={The American journal of emergency medicine}, year={2016}, volume={34 7}, pages={1198-204} }