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ERIC Number: EJ602198
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0300-4430
Profiling Young Children's Participation in Track and Field, Injuries Sustained and Prevention Methods Employed.
Coulon, Lyn; Mok, Magadalena
Early Child Development and Care, v159 p93-105 Dec 1999
Explored nature and extent of track and field injuries of 8- and 9-year-olds and their injury prevention methods. Found that about one-third had at least one injury. About one-fourth considered their injuries serious. Most serious injuries occurred during track and field events. There were no age or gender differences in injury rates. Injury prevention knowledge varied by method type. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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