Competitive Wrestling-related Injuries in School Aged Athletes in U.S. Emergency Departments

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Myers, Richard J; Linakis, Seth W; Mello, Michael J; Linakis, James G;
(2010)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Journal: volume 11,issue 5,pages442-449issn: 1936-900X, eissn: 1936-9018
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3027436
  • Subject: sports | Medicine | RC86-88.9 | R | Toxicology/Critical Care | adolescent | Original Research | Medicine and Health Sciences | injury prevention | wrestling | Medical emergencies. Critical care. Intensive care. First aid | child
    mesheuropmc: human activities

Objective: To describe the characteristics of wrestling injuries occurring in male athletes aged 7-17 treated in United States (U.S.) emergency departments (ED) from 2000-2006, and to compare injury patterns between younger & older youth wrestlers. Methods: A s... View more
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