ERIC Number: ED292758
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
High School Football Injury Surveillance Studies, 1987.
National Athletic Trainers' Association, Inc., Greenville, NC.
This series of newsletters and fact sheets provides information on the incidence of sport-related injuries in scholastic sports. The following topics are addressed: (1) how the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) measures the number and severity of injuries; (2) facts about NATA; (3) injuries to high school football players; (4) conditions under which football injuries occur; (5) typical high school football injuries; (6) guidelines for parents of student athletes; and (7) a breakdown of time-loss injuries sustained in various parts of the body. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Athletic Trainers' Association, Inc., Greenville, NC.