Sun exposure burns and sunscreen habits in elite water sport athletes: Surfers, Windsurfers and Olympic Sailors

Authors:
  • De Castro Maqueda et al.
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Location: Department of Physical Education, Faculty of Education Sciences, University of Cadiz, Av. Saharawi Republic s / n, Puerto Real, Cadiz, 11519, Spain Source: Journal of Cancer Education 2019 DOI: 10.1007 / s13187-018-1466-x Objective: To analyze the sun exposure habits of elite aquatic athletes, along with the history of sunburn and skin exams, taking into […]

Awareness and attitudes towards external auditory canal exostosis and its preventability in surfers in the UK: cross-sectional study

Authors:
  • S Morris e col.
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Objectives: To determine the proportion of UK surfers aware of external auditory canal exostosis, to identify surfer characteristics associated with knowledge of the condition and to explore attitudes to earplug use. Mathod: An online, cross-sectional survey of UK-based surfers. Results: Of 375 surfers, 86.1 per cent (n = 323; 95 per cent confidence interval = 82.3-89.3) reported awareness of […]