Ot:hockey alberta eliminates body checking in peewee division
View Single Post
05-09-2013, 11:42 AM
Join Date: Sep 2006
Originally Posted by
Where is study #2? So far I only see references to one.
Also, no need to degenerate into hyperpole at the end of your writing. You are doing a fine job of representing your case for people to see without getting into insults and ridiculousness.
I'm just pointing out how scientific study and application of those findings have increased lifespans and quality of life....... if you got offended, sorry, but I'm getting frustrated with people arguing against facts and scientific research and using personal bias and opinions while completely disregarding experts.
Gulli C. The damage done. Maclean’s 2011 Feb. 4: 50-4.
NHL .com ; 2010 Mar. 12. Available:
.htm?id=545327#&navid=nhl-search (accessed 2011 Mar. 21).
Goodman D, Gaetz M, Meichenbaum D. Concussions in hockey:
There is cause for concern. Med Sci Sports Exerc 2001; 33:2004-9.
Macpherson A, Rothman L, Howard A. Body-checking rules and
childhood injuries in ice hockey. Pediatrics 2006;117:e143-7.
Hagel BE, Marko J, Dryden D, et al. Effect of bodychecking on
injury rates among minor ice hockey players. CMAJ 2006;
Mölsä J, Kujala U, Myllynen P, et al. Injuries to the upper
extremity in ice hockey: analysis of a series of 760 injuries. Am J
Sports Med 2003;31:751-7.
Emery CA, Kang J, Shrier I, et al. Risk of injury associated with
body checking among youth ice hockey players. JAMA 2010;
Echlin PS, Tator CH, Cusimano MD, et al. A prospective study
of physician-observed concussion during junior ice hockey:
implications for incidence rates. Neurosurg Focus 2010;29:E4.
Grady MF. Concussion in the adolescent athlete. Curr Probl
Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 2010;40:154-69.
Purcell L, Carson J. Sport-related concussion in pediatric athletes.
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 2008;47:106-13.
Moser RS, Schatz P, Jordan BD. Prolonged effects of concussion
in high school athletes. Neurosurgery 2005;57:300-6.
McCrory P, Collie A, Anderson V, et al. Can we manage sport
related concussion in children the same as in adults? Br J Sports
Boutin D, Lassonde M, Robert M, et al. Neurophysiological
assessment prior to and following sports-related concussion during
childhood: a case study. Neurocase 2008;14:239-48.
Bey T, Ostick B. Second impact syndrome. West J Emerg Med
Collins MW, Lovell MR, Iverson GL, et al. Cumulative effects
of concussion in high school athletes. Neurosurgery 2002; 51:
McKee AC, Cantu RC, Nowinski CJ, et al. Chronic traumatic
encephalopathy in athletes: progressive tauopathy following repetitive
head injury. J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 2009;68:709-35.
Center for the Study of Traumatic Encephalopathy — Boston
University. 18 year old high school football player. Boston
(MA): The Center; 2009. Available:
-studies /18 -year-old/ (accessed 2011 Feb. 8).
Cusimano MD, Taback NA, McFaull SR, et al. Effect of bodychecking
on rate of injuries among minor hockey players. Open
CMAJ, May 17, 2011, 183(8) 923
Marchie A, Cusimano MD. Bodychecking and concussion in ice
hockey: Should our youth pay the price? CMAJ 2003;169:124-8.
Safety in youth ice hockey: the effects of body checking. American
View Public Profile
Find More Posts by Bobblehead