Acute and chronic injuries in competitive surfing

Authors:
  • Inada K., Matsumoto Y.,Kihara T., Naoyuki Tsuji N.,Netsu M.,Kanari S., Yakame K.,Arima S.
High relevance

Objective: to clarify the characteristics of acute injuries and chronic disorders in competitive surfing, through the study of athletes from the JPSA Japan Pro Surfing Association, since 2009. Study Design: Epidemiological evaluation / case series Methods: Data were collected from professional surfers certified by JPSA during competitions and on an outpatient basis. 1707 cases of […]

Acute and chronic injuries in competitive surfing

Authors:
  • Inada K., Matsumoto Y.,Kihara T., Naoyuki Tsuji N.,Netsu M.,Kanari S., Yakame K.,Arima S.
High relevance

Objective: to clarify the characteristics of acute injuries and chronic disorders in competitive surfing, through the study of athletes from the JPSA Japan Pro Surfing Association, since 2009. Study Design: Epidemiological evaluation / case series Methods: Data were collected from professional surfers certified by JPSA during competitions and on an outpatient basis. 1707 cases of […]

Analysis of Surfing Injuries Presenting in the Acute Trauma Setting

Authors:
  • Jubbal K.T. e col.
High relevance

The purpose of this study is to address the void of information regarding severe surfing injuries in the trauma setting, including injury patterns, associated hospitalization course, and risk fac- tors. Understanding the injury patterns in surfing accidents is crucial for proper management of surfing injuries. Methods: A retrospective analysis was performed of all surfing-related injuries […]

Assessing the Prevalence of Traumatic Head Injury amongst Recreational Surfers in the United States

Authors:
  • Swinnwey C.B.A. et al.
Low relevance

Surfing is a popular recreational sport that carries a substantial risk of injury. Although head injuries are frequently documented in the surfing population, an in depth assessment of the prevalence of surfing-related head injury has not been reported. A web-based survey was conducted in May of 2015. Participants were asked a series of questions regarding […]

The epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia, 2003-2011

Authors:
  • Mitchell R. et al.
Medium relevance

Objectives: To describe the epidemiology of competition and training-based surf sport-related injury in Australia in the years 2003-2011. Design: A retrospective epidemiological review.  Methods: Information on surf sport-related injuries was obtained from Surf Life Saving Australia’s SurfGuard Incident Reporting Database during 1 January 2003 to 20 August 2011.  Results: There were 2645 surf sport-related competition […]