News tagged with hockey players
(HealthDay)—Restrictions on body checking and other rule changes could limit aggression and reduce young hockey players' risk of injury, according to a new study.
Health Jan 19, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Mandatory rules such as restricting body checking can limit aggression and reduce injuries in ice hockey, making the game safer for young people, a new study has found.
Health Dec 03, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
A new study conducted by researchers at Hasbro Children's Hospital, the Center for Injury Research and Policy of The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Fairfax (VA) County Public Schools, and Boston Children's ...
Ophthalmology Nov 12, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The tradition of fighting in hockey should be stopped, as research shows that repeated head trauma causes severe and progressive brain damage, states an editorial in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).
Health Dec 19, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
The brain scans of high school football and hockey players showed subtle injury -- even if they did not suffer a concussion after taking routine hits to the head during the normal course of play, according to a University ...
Neuroscience Nov 14, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A new study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal by University of Calgary Faculty of Kinesiology researcher Dr. Carolyn Emery and colleagues has shown that when bodychecking is introduced into Bantam ice ho ...
Health Jun 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0