Sports & Orthopaedic Journal Club

The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department sponsors a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers and biomechanists on the third monday of every month. The purpose of the Journal Club is to critically review the current literature on topics of particular interest to the Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Community. Examples of previous topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and stress fractures. 

This Month's Journal Club

Date

 Link To Articles


Monday, March 16

11:30 am

Special Olympics Building

 

Topic: Neck Injuries in Rugby

1.Bohu et al. (2009), Declining Incidence of Catastrophic Cervical Spine Injuries in French Rugby

2.Mcintosh et al. (2009), Does Padded Headgear Prevent Head Injury in Rugby Union Football?

 

 

 

 



 

 

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If you are interested in joining, call Airelle Hunter-Giordano, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, Associate Director of Sports Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware, 831-8893 or e-mail aohunter@udel.edu