ERIC Number: ED405297
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Sports Injuries in Youth: Surveillance Strategies. Proceedings of a Conference at the National Institutes of Health (Bethesda, MD, April 8-9, 1991).
Centers for Disease Control (DHHS/PHS), Atlanta, GA.; National Inst. of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIH), Bethesda, MD.; National Advisory Board for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.
This conference was convened to develop guidelines for programs to monitor the rates and costs of youth sports injuries. Following the Preface (L. E. Shulman), Introduction (D. G. Murray), and Summary (D. G. Murray), "Subjects for Further Research or Implementation" are listed. The 19 papers presented at the conference were: (1) "Funding Sources for Sports Injury Research" (S. L. Gordon); (2) "What Is Surveillance?" (N. J. Thompson); (3) "The Scope of the Problem: The Impact of Sports-Related Injuries" (R. K. Requa); (4) "Costs and Insurance" (K. S. Clarke); (5) "Legal Issues" (R. T. Ball); (6) "Massachusetts: A Case Example of How Surveillance Systems Work" (S. S. Gallagher); (7) "High School Injury Surveillance Systems" (D. G. Murray); (8) "National Athletic Trainers' Association High School Study" (J. W. Powell); (9) "An Epidemiologic Approach toward the Surveillance of Sports and Recreation-Related Injuries" (R. E. LaPorte and S. Dearwater); (10) "How To Design a Sports Injury Surveillance System" (N. J. Thompson); (11) "Existing Data Sources for Sports Injury Surveillance" (D. E. Nelson); (12) "Quality-Control Issues" (R. B. Wallace); (13) "Description of Sports Participants and Problems in Obtaining Data" (J. W. Powell); (14) "Sports Injury Surveillance from the NCAA" (R. W. Dick); (15) "System Planning: An Interdisciplinary Team" (J. G. Garrick); (16) "System Startup and Operation" (J. W. Powell); (17) "Research Data for Public Consumption" (T. J. LeGear); (18) "Loss Control Decisionmaking" (K. S. Clarke); and (19) "Implications for Additional Research" (J. P. Albright). Address data on the Planning Committee and contributors are provided. An executive summary is included in a separate booklet. (ND)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Centers for Disease Control (DHHS/PHS), Atlanta, GA.; National Inst. of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIH), Bethesda, MD.; National Advisory Board for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.