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Skiing injuries on increase

The incidence of traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries caused by skiing and snowboarding is increasing, warn Canadian researchers.They pooled data from 24 relevant studies published between 1990 and the end of 2004.Findings from one article indicated that the percentage of head injuries among skiers increased from 12% to 15% between 1993 and 1997. Over the same period, the ...

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