ERIC Number: EJ406306
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Medical Concerns among Wheelchair Road Racers.
Martinez, Santos F.
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v17 n2 p63-66,68 Feb 1989
Results of a questionnaire administered to 43 wheelchair road racers suggest that their medical problems may lead to complications while training or racing. The study looked at the effects of training, injuries, bladder management, medications, and spasms. Sports medicine professionals are provided with information on handling disabled athletes. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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